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Interim PPFG Specialist £490pd

Interim PPFG Specialist £490pd

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Risk and Compliance

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £490 per day

  • Contact:

    Claire Shipman

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Interim PPFG Specialist £490pd

A great interim opportunity for a Pore Pressure and Fracture Gradient (PPFG) Specialist to join a world-leading Energy company and provide key support for the Eastern Hemisphere.

This organisation is at the forefront of its field in terms of sustainability, with true aims for carbon neutrality by 2050 and huge amounts of investment going into sustainable energy and the cutting edge tech to support.

This is a full-time, 12-month contract, offering up to £490 per day (umbrella, inside IR35), based working from home and 3 days per week in their office in Surrey.

The Role:

As Interim PPFG Specialist, you will work with a range of Wells and Well Types across the Eastern Hemisphere, with an immediate focus on High-temperature, High-pressure (HTHP) wells in Egypt and supporting development drilling in the North Sea.

You will work to understand drilling hazards or risks, make predictions, support real-time operations with detection and build real-time forecasts of pressure indicators and any mechanical issues.


  • 5+ years' relevant experience, ideally with previous PPFG experience.
  • Experience with Pore Pressure Prediction and Pore Pressure Detection.
  • Strong understanding of drilling hazard and risk.
  • Working knowledge of geoscience, petrophysics, geomechanical principles and basin modelling.
  • Advantageous would be any Techlog and Petrel exposure.
  • Advantageous would be any HTHP experience.
  • Strong communication skills.

This is an urgent requirement - if interested, please apply asap and any questions, email