Job Specification:




To design, plan and carry out well operations safely, efficiently and cost effectively in accordance with Exceed Well Management Group and Client objectives, policies and procedures. To comply with legislation and good oilfield practice.



Well Planning

Design and create a well P&A programmes in compliance with the Exceed Management System by analysing available well data, generating and evaluation design options, assessing risk, preparing detailed design and programme documents, preparing Examination and Notification/Consent applications, preparing time and cost estimates, procuring services, equipment and materials and co-ordinating suppliers and service providers to meet the Client objectives for well abandonment activities.


Operations Support

Furnish the rig team with technical and planning support by co-ordinating the onshore internal and external team members to plan contingencies, resolve problems and execute rig operations safely, efficiently and cost effectively.


Commercial Support

Provide technical support for the pre- contract Invitation to Tender and tender evaluation processes, with subsequent technical support for the commercial contract drafting.

During the project operations, pro-actively manage the contract with client/vendor ensuring technical & commercial compliance.


End of Well Reporting

Create reports for the client, legislative bodies and Exceed Well Management Group by compiling operations information and performance analysis to provide an as-installed record of events and well components.


Lessons Learned

Record lessons learned by analysing performance and comparing the observed result against the plan to provide learning for the organization for future operations.


Cost control and invoice approval

Monitor cost expenditure and approve invoices, assist Cost Tracker and check estimated actual cost expenditure on a daily basis.



Degree in engineering or similar

Subsea and/or platform P&A experience

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Exceed has a vacancy for a Senior Decommissioning Drilling Engineer to support ongoing North Sea projects.


Candidates must have significant abandonment experience ideally working in a similar role to support North Sea operations and preferably have worked directly for an Operator.


If you have the experience and passion to become an integral part of Exceed’s continuing success, please send your CV and advise details of your availability to

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