Completion Engineers

Bærum, Norway
Apply by:
April 07, 2019
Position type:
Employee (Office / Offshore Core)
Competency area:

We are now looking for Completion Engineers to strengthen our organisation to support development of our oil discovery offshore in Ghana.

We are looking for both new graduates and experienced veterans.

Corporate overview

Aker Energy AS was founded in February 2018 and is established as the newest member of the Aker Group. The E&P company aims to become the offshore oil and gas operator of choice in Ghana. It is characterised by the entrepreneurial and flexible organisation that is synonymous with member companies of the Aker Group. Aker Energy is now operational with offices in Oslo and Accra, the capital of Ghana. When you join Aker Energy, you join a diverse and experienced team. We need entrepreneurial and dynamic people to take an active and exciting part in this industry adventure. Bold and innovative ideas are strongly welcomed at Aker Energy. The ‘get it done’ team spirit and ambitious objectives will provide exciting growth and development opportunities for the right candidate.

Our values are Transparent, Safe, secure & sustainable, Innovative, Decisive; Respectful; Value Creating. These values are integral part of our Company and the right candidate for Aker Energy identifies with these qualities.

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Prepare the completion part of the Well Program, supervise the operation, analyse the performed work and contribute to the experience transfer and continuous improvements in the well project
  • Support the development drilling team in delivery of well SOR
  • Perform completion engineering services in the well project, onshore and offshore, in order to accomplish the established objectives and plans
  • Actively participate in relevant technical networks as well as screening of new equipment and methodology for completion
  • Prepare cost and time estimates

Qualifications & personal attributes

  • Bachelor's degree or Master's degree from a recognised university in relevant Engineering discipline
  • From 2+ years' well engineering and operational experience preferred however, candidates with the right background but less experience will be considered
  • Preferred experience includes deepwater / West Africa drilling experience, as well as experience working in remote locations and new country start-ups
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

We offer

  • We offer opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others
  • Flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life
  • Competitive compensation program

Contact information

If any questions about the role, please contact:

Elisabeth Ferreira, Senior Consultant, NES Advantage Solutions, email:

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Energy’s recruitment partner.