Drilling & Completion Design Engineer
Company: Cardno
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Professional, Engineering, Energy
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 1/22/2019

Join Cardno’s Oil & Gas Services division in Houston, Texas to play an integral role on Cardno PPI's Engineering team.

Job Description:

Cardno PPI is seeking a Drilling & Completion Engineer in our Houston, Texas office.


The ideal candidate will be able to perform the following activities:

  • Drill string and Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) design review and recommendation
  • Landing string design assessment and qualification
  • Drilling & Completion Tool Design Review
  • Casing Design Review
  • Casing Wear Analysis
  • Drilling Operations Analysis
  • Drilling Tubular Fatigue Assessment
  • Heave Induced Dynamic Loading Analysis
  • Support qualification of new technologies (e.g. new drilling tool and equipment)
  • Documentation Review (OCTG, D&C Tools, etc.)
  • Analytical calculations and Finite Element Analysis and Simulations (Structural and Operational)
  • Support Vendor Shop and Mill Audits

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Knowledge of DS-1, NS-1/2/3, API Spec 5CT, 5B, 5DP, 5A5, 5L, 6A, 7G,7-1/2, 7G-2, etc.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Legal right to work in the U.S.  Locals preferable.

* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.


Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants ONLY


Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an accommodation during the application process, please contact Human Resources.


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