Company: International Development Company Manpower Supply Skills: Drilling Manager, Drilling Engineering, Workover or Completion Experience: 8 + Years Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Status: Active No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Preferably: The candidate needs to be locally available inside UAE.

Purpose and Scope

Participates in all drilling and workover engineering duties related to assigned rigs. Includes initiating drilling and workover programs, EP-1, surface and down-hole equipment requirements Directs contractors involved in logging operations according to approved program requirements and revises directional and/or sidetracking surveys to establish drilling routes. Participates in completion design and directs running completion on site. Participates in technical studies aimed at optimization of drilling and workover operations. Monitors work progress and prepare final drilling and workover reports. Monitors trends in the performance of the drilling contractor and service companies & highlights efficiency problems

Minimum Requirements







B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering, plus relevant courses in Drilling/Completion/Directional Drilling and Blow Out prevention methods.



5 years’ drilling/workover engineering experience with specific emphasis on drilling technology and blow out prevention techniques and methods.

At IDC Manpower Supply we understand that the task of providing services of requirement and selection of personnel demands a high degree of integration between the client and its adviser in order to create a partnership that really add value to the process, Our mission is that our clients made their final decisions counting with all the information and local expertise that IDC Manpower Supply makes available to them.


Our firm counts with a team of seasoned professionals with long standing experience in the areas of recruitment and selection of specialized personnel for the oil Industry, who will manage this process end-to-end and assist you in taking the right human resources decision.


Our Parent Company, International Development Company (IDC) is one of the UAE’s leading service and supply companies. With its international expertise in the oil, gas, power and water, telecommunication, private industrial projects, construction, petrochemical industries, along with a reputation for progressive and innovative approaches to business, it has experienced rapid expansion and prosperity.


Over the course of 39 years, IDC maintained its continuous coverage of interrelated fields; starting with the oil & gas industry, and its focus on developing countries that are experiencing an increasing need of equipment, spare parts, consumer goods and general industrial supplies. This earned IDC its reputation as a quality supplier of material, equipment and services that are provided by engineers and well-qualified specialists in various fields.

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