Sr. Staff Drilling Engineer-Devon – EXPIRED POSTING


Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States

Job Location: Oklahoma City, OK

Description Engineering position that provides office support for the Drilling Department within the Mid-Continent Division.


Performs drilling engineering work requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of engineering tasks

Prepares estimated drilling well costs and AFE generation for company operated exploratory, developmental and remedial drilling activities

Develops precise and accurate well designs for drilling activities

Provides technical assistance to drilling operations staff to ensure that each well is completed in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner

Determines and provides best practices to achieve optimum drilling performance

Pursues continuous improvement as part of daily work activities

Performs problem well analysis, support and engineering studies as needed

Has the responsibility and authority to stop unsafe work by employees or contractors


Bachelor's degree in engineering plus a minimum of 10 years industry experience as a Drilling Engineer; degree in petroleum engineering preferred.

Experience in the design and execution of horizontal wells required

Requires strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively work within a multi-disciplinary team to achieve project related goals

Excellent communication skills to effectively disseminate the planning process and results of drilling activities

Efficient time management and the ability to concurrently handle multiple projects

Ability to work independently; self-motivated

Devon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID: 10003-1

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