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Senior Well Planner

Full Time
Conroe, TX 77301
$90,000 - $105,000 a year
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description

Workrise Technologies Inc. has partnered with a leading independent directional drilling services company looking to add to their team. Our client is an exciting place to work with an established presence in most onshore oil and gas basins in the United States.


The Senior Well Planner is responsible for supporting the Directional Department in the planning, development, and execution of onshore Directional Drilling activities for new and existing wells. The successful candidate(s) will use Landmark COMPASS software to calculate well trajectories and ensure customer objectives are met.

Detailed Description:

  • Provide training and guidance within the Well Planning Department
  • Attend and participate in related industry conferences and customer meetings as required
  • Actively research, provide recommendations and aid in the development of written processes and procedures within the department
  • Gather and interpret data to calculate well plans as required by customer
  • Prepare plan reports, anti-collision reports, and wall plots for customer and field use
  • Prepare daily PVA reports and End of Well reports
  • Update department, customer and field databases to ensure consistency
  • Record and archive customer documentation and correspondence
  • Maintain job logs and daily tracking databases
  • Manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Work independently and prioritize time to meet processing deadlines
  • Perform other relevant projects and responsibilities as deemed necessary

Job Requirements:

  • Dependable team player who continuously demonstrates subject matter proficiency
  • Proven experience and working knowledge of complex and anti-collision mitigation well designs
  • Proficient computer skills in MS Office Suite including Excel, Word, and Outlook as well as other business systems such as AutoCAD and Landmark COMPASS
  • Ability to read and comprehend reports and other documentation received in the course of performing duties
  • Strong mathematical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Maintain professional demeanor in all situations with excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Ability to work effectively with employees and third parties at all levels
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Extremely detail oriented with the ability to multitask and prioritize work

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 5 years of well planning experience in an office environment for onshore wells with a proficiency in multi-well pad planning and collision avoidance
  • 1 year of experience with Landmark COMPASS
  • 1 year of experience with AutoCAD

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $90,000.00 - $105,000.00 per year


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Conroe, TX 77301: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • How many years of COMPASS Landmark experience do you have?


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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