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Coiled Tubing and Well Testing Engineer

Job Title: Coiled Tubing and Well Testing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Duhok, Iraq
REF: 1759
Contact Name: Ghusoon Nader
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking for a MSELECT is looking for a Coiled Tubing Well Testing Engineer (CWT Engineer) for an international oil operator client in Duhok Minimum 2-3 years in Coiled tubing, slickline and Well Testing experience rotation is 20 days on 10 days off, fluency in Kurdish and English is a must.

Job summary

  • Responsible for directing and coordinating activities on Workover and Completions;
  • Execute rig operations in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Implement stimulation technologies (acidizing, hydraulic fracturing, etc);
  • Assist, supervise and report workover rig crew activity;
  • Ensure all equipment is kept in working order, coordinate maintenance and repair of equipment;
  • Ensure that company policies and procedures are followed by all rig and support personnel;
  • Assist with on-the-job training of rig crew and CWT trainee’s
  • Assist and write well workover programs


Ensure that all reporting routines are followed and that all equipment related paperwork are carried out within his area of responsibility.

  • Maintain standards of safety and comply with Company’s Health, Safety and Environment Management System requirements.
  • Take reasonable care of own health and safety and that of others in the workplace.
  • Follow and maintain company standards of Quality in accordance with Company Quality System requirements.
  • Ensure that all orders and instructions received verbally or in writing are fully understood and adhered to;
  • Be safety conscious in all his/her work and use compulsory protective equipment;
  • Responsible for safe working conditions on the Rigless/rig site at all times;
  • Ensure that his subordinates use compulsory protective equipment;
  • Be familiar with all relevant work and safety procedures issued by Company and Operator;
  • Has a responsibility for the planning, coordination, supervision, execution, and evaluation of Completion and Well test operations.
  • Apply and ensure the correct application of prescribed safety standards and regulations, and take part in emergency drills and safety meetings; Ensure safe working practice of the crew. Schedule and conduct Quality / Safety meetings.
  • Other tasks as directed by the Managers.


  • 2-3 years experience in a similar role
  • Holder of Petroleum engineering bachelor degree
  • Good ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Professional Petroleum Engineer
  • Speaks/ understands Kurdish and English
  • Ability to work calmly even in emergency situation and prioritise work requirements. 

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.