United States Houston: Well Engineer II - Well Engineer, Prin

Halliburton | Houston, TX

Posted Date 1/24/2023

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. We foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. Experience the challenges, rewards, and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

The Well Engineer for North America will work in the Project Management product service line. Scope of work will be for integrated and discrete projects providing engineering support for developing new engineers, continuous improvement of ongoing projects, technical customer engagements, and refining pursuit strategies, etc.

Job Duties

  • Under direct supervision, the Well Engineer II is responsible for process implementation for proposals, the Basis of Design, and Operation Programs as it applies to well engineering or well intervention.
  • Assures technical integrity of Operations planning and execution.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement through lessons learned, timely End-of-Well reports and ensures feedback is incorporated in future operations.
  • Oversees the creation and approval of Approval for Expenditure (AFE) and cost control of operations.
  • Ensures risk assessments are completed to assure a safe and environmentally acceptable program and forecasts and plans medium and long term needs to meet program requirements.
  • Coordinates daily morning meetings, anticipates operational changes and needs and revises plans accordingly.
  • Evaluates results compared to goals and performance targets.
  • Ensures engineering studies are performed to solve recurring problems.
  • Prepares equipment lists and identifies long lead items.


  • Requires a Bachelor degree in STEM, preference in Petroleum or Mechanical Engineering.
  • 6+ years of well services experience required; 10 years’ experience preferred.
  • Well Supervisory experience and exposure to multi-discipline operations is preferred.
  • Must have Well Control Certificate.

Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles give (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available from Well Engineer II to Well Engineer, Sr or Well Engineer, Prin.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 172617
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Halliburton Project Management
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position:

Engineering & Science

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