Vacancy for Well Engineer - Short Term in Baku, Azerbaijan

SOCAR AQS LLC is a fast growing integrated drilling and well services provider. The company is expanding its activities in onshore and offshore drilling in the Caspian region and internationally.

SOCAR AQS LLC is committed to developing a world-class modern drilling entity adhering to the highest HSE and technological standards of international oil industry.

The company is currently looking for highly-motivated, competent candidates, who display exemplary safety behavior and the highest standards of work ethics, to fill the following vacancy:


Well Engineer - Short Term


Well Engineer Short Term is responsible for:

WEST assists the WDTL in the planning and delivery of SOCAR AQS’s wells, on his/her assigned drilling unit, safely and on or under time and budget. 


Location: Office
Employment Type: 5 day a week (8 hours)


Job responsibilities:

  • Prepares Well Programs for upcoming wells
  • Ensures long lead items are available and well related support service contracts are in place
  • Supports WELT in ensuring learnings are fed back into the BOD


Qualifications / Experience / Competencies:

  • Should have at least 3 years’ experience in Wells with a minimum of two (2) years field experience as an Offshore Well Engineer or equivalent field experience.
  • Have valid IWCF Level 4 Supervisor Surface Wellhead certification
  • Team management skills with people of diverse backgrounds (cultural and technical competencies)
  • Strong team building and leadership skills, sensitive to local social and cultural issues.
  • Strong understanding of the Well Delivery Process including advancement of New technology
  • HSSE management skills
  • Influence across disciplines and departmental boundaries.
  • Fluent (written and spoken) in Azeri with proficiency in both Russian and English
  • Previous experience working for an Operator would be a bonus but is not essential


Interested applicants should submit their credentials via e-mail:, by 30th May 2018 clearly indicating in subject line “Well Engineer Short Term”. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

SOCAR-AQS LLC is an equal opportunity employer.