National Oilwell Varco Norway AS

Address: Korsvikfjorden Industriområde Dvergsnesbakken 25, 4639 KRISTIANSAND S
Phone: +47 38192000

Vacancy Details

Created 05.06.2013
Expires 13.06.2013
Company National Oilwell Varco Norway AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Rogaland
Phone +47 38192000



NOV has created a new department that will focus on upgrading and modification projects in a global market. The department shall provide multidisciplinary engineering solutions across the drilling process. Creative, sophisticated and thoughtful integrated solutions making NOV a market leader in the drilling industry. Searching challenges and have a desire to work with a wide range of equipment for the drilling industry, this could be the job for you! System Engineer As you work with the programming of various products and control systems. Today, we use largely Siemens Step 7 PLC, and works closely with various HMI systems developed for our Cyber ​​Base operator chair. We are in dialogue with customers and other NOV locations worldwide. In some cases we are looking at the rigs for installation and inspection in advance of projects.

Responsibilities will primarily be:

  • Modifications and upgrade projects.
  • Engineering, PLC programming, testing and documentation of control systems.
  • Develop technical solutions for offshore drilling rigs in operation.
  • Close collaboration with various disciplines and product groups.
  • Technical support during installation and commissioning of our deliveries.
  • Customer contact as needed.
  • Some travel must be expected.

Qualifications and skills:

We are looking for personnel with technical vocational training related to control systems (technicians, Bachelor or Master degree in cybernetics, automation or electrical). It is desirable to candidates who have experience with PLC programming or interest in programming and control systems. It is assumed good written and oral presentation skills in Norwegian and English.

We offer: 

National Oilwell Varco, we offer interesting and challenging work in an international environment with excellent opportunities for professional development. We have a young and informal environment of trust and openness with good conditions and exciting career opportunities.