Cost Engineer - United Arab Emirates 

United Arab Emirates - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Professional Master

Are you a driven, dedicated and ambitious Cost Engineer
and interested in joining the team of our client, a major oil & gas
company, in the UAE? Our client is offering outstanding compensation packages,
a collaborative work environment and a balanced work-life company culture.

Feel free to contact

Chetan Vallala, Account manager

Apply now

About this role

  • Monitor and report drilling expenditure daily to internal
    management and our Joint Venture (JV) Partners with the goal of drilling
    the cost-effective wells;
  • Develop and produce cost reports for submission to the drilling
    team, JV Partners, and management and the corporate office to explain the
    drilling cost performance;
  • Verifies invoices, which includes code, contract compliance,
    checking against commitment, budget levels
    Initiate plans for the Improvement of company systems and procedures for
    cost control;
  • Assist the drilling department with the preparation of
    Authorizations for Expenditure ("AFEs"), particularly as regards
    developing realistic cost estimates for activity line items within each
  • Operate and maintain detailed systems and written procedures for
    the control of CAPEX in excess of a certain amount per year that will
    satisfy the requirements of quality accreditation and periodic audits;
  • Maintain historical drilling and completion cost/expenditure
    records and data against which trends may be measured and estimates
  • Provide
    any and all necessary support during routine audits of drilling costs by
    corporate auditors, partners, and statutory auditors.

About you

  • University degree in Engineering;
  • Good understanding of drilling accounting with relevant experience;
  • Good understanding of drilling equipment and processes;
  • Solid forecasting and arithmetic skills;
  • Good understanding of stock, inventory control and management;
  • Understanding JV accounting;
  • Fluent in English language.

What we offer

  • Duration: 6 months with possible extension.
  • Work Schedule: 5 Days work / 2 Days off.
  • Start Date: ASAP.
  • Work Location: UAE.

About us

Our Client has been operating as a regional upstream oil
and gas company in the United Arab Emirates for almost forty years. It began
its activities in the early 1970’s and was the first regional, independent,
privately-owned Middle Eastern petroleum company to engage in the acquisition,
exploration and development of petroleum concessions; and the production and
sale of crude oil, petroleum products and natural gas. It is headquartered in
UAE, with international offices strategically located in the UK, Iraq and Iran
and affiliate offices in Canada and Egypt. Build your career as a Senior
Drilling Engineer as you participate in some of the most challenging projects.


  • Vacancy number: PUB172023
  • Location: United Arab Emirates
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Professional Master
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Chetan Vallala

Account manager Brunel Energy UAE Dubai

+971 4 3153 037

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