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Engineer Assistant

February 27, 2018

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House ***, Street *, Sector A, Askari **

Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 46000

Mobile: 0092-323-***-****

Ahmed Sohaib Tahir


Resourceful and competent Drilling Engineer with over more than four years of comprehensive experience in all aspects of Rig Operations, Well Designing, Planning and Execution in multiple companies including the Operator and Service companies. Decisive leader and independent thinker with strong problem solving and project management skills commingled with exceptional technical acumen and communication abilities.


Aug 2015 –


Weatherford International

Islamabad, Pakistan

Secure Drilling Services (SDS) Engineer

Managing all aspects of project preparation and proposals for common AD/MPD/UBD wells.

Perform hydraulic modelling (Single & Multiphase) and engineering to screen and design wells for AD/MPD/UBD.

Responsible for the daily report, records of events and proper database management of all well data, drilling programs, procedures and writing end of well reports

Mentoring Junior Field Engineers.

Review and preparing of rig visit reports and related flow process diagram and P&ID.

Knowledge and understanding of all matters related to the Microflux Control System and accessories under minimal to no supervision

Rig up, operate, monitor, and perform troubleshooting when necessary of the Microflux Control System with minimal supervision from the Wellsite Supervisor.

Worked with different clients in Pakistan (OGDCL, ENI, PPL, UEPL, POGC)

Excellent hands on experience using different flow/hydraulic modeling softwares.

Petroleum Exploration Pvt. Limited

Islamabad, Pakistan

Assistant Drilling Engineer

Being deputed as an Assistant Drilling Engineer, my duties included:

Assisting with the Preparation of Scope of Works for Request for Tender documents.

Assisting with Technical evaluation of submitted Tenders and providing recommendations for contract award.

Assisting Preparation of drilling and work over designs, and programmes to meet asset objectives.

Research and promotion of innovative and best practice techniques to optimize well construction performance.

Effective liaison and communication with all applicable parties involved in drilling and work over programmes with managing of drilling documentation and data.

Assist the Day Drilling Supervisor in implementing and supervising the drilling program in the best interests of time, cost, safety and quality.

Responsible for the execution of different Casing running and cementing operations and FIT.

Maintain companies owned or hired equipment inventory list, coordinating with the Logistics on updates to the list as equipment arrives/departs and conduct an inventory check

Responsible for the right selection of bit to be run from available stock

Actively participate and finding way outs in different problematic situations like stuck pipe or washouts.

Monitor Lost Circulations and co-ordinate with Mud Engineer to cure losses.

Participated in Well Killing operations using suitable method of Well Control.

Compile and maintain hard copies of all required technical data sheets for tools and materials used in drilling operations, and ensure that this data is readily available for the drilling supervisors.

Daily Drilling Reports, Drilling rig Inspection report, Drilling Rig financial bit evaluation, preparing daily operations report, Daily safety reports, End of section and Final well reports.


2012 - 2013 University of Salford

Salford, United Kingdom

Petroleum and Gas Engineering


2007 - 2011 National University of Science and Technology (NUST) Islamabad, Pakistan

Mechanical Engineering




IWCF Well Control Level 2 & 4


Landmark EDM Suite (Wellplan, Stresscheck, Compass), WellFlo, Weatherford OneSync (Planning & Simulation), WunderDrill, Drill Bench, Matlab, CATIA, Pro- E, CarSim, MSc Adams, AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Applications References

References are furnished upon request.

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