Drilling Fluids Engineer

Location: Gabon, Gabon Salary: competitive
Sector: Upstream Type: contract

Our client, an international oil and gas service company, is currently looking for experienced Mud Engineers to join their team.

Ideally, you have plenty of experience in an offshore environment with deep-water wells and have valid offshore certificates.

You have experience using different mud systems (OBM, WBM, SOBM) also.

Key Competencies:

  • Optimise the application of fluids, cement and waste management services in the field
  • Report on daily activities to the drilling superintendent
  • Review laboratory analysis
  • Works in tandem with drilling crew to assemble and run the drilling fluids equipment
  • Provides record of this equipment (assemblies and maintenance) to company representative on site.


  • Strong prior experience with offshore drilling fluids engineering
  • Mud school certificate
  • Offshore survival certificates
  • Pre-employment to be completed (fit test, medical)

Sthree UAE is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.