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Well Drilling Supervisor - Deepwater

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Trinidad and Tobago
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/02/2020
  • Duration: 1 year
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The Role:
Fircroft Trinidad and Tobago operates 3 x producing shallow water platforms, with several shallow water subsea tie-backs, and 4 x land wells. Annual spend ranges between: USD20-170 mln depending on activity levels. The role is for Local Staff, based in Port of Spain working offshore on the semisubmersible rigs, platforms and onshore assets. There will also be office trips as needed and when required for planning purposes. Accessibility outside of office hours will be expected due to the nature of continuous rig and intervention operations.
The Wells Supervisor will be responsible for for planning, logistics, supervision, and documentation of the execution of well work activities at the wellsite. The position is rig based working

The candidate is expected to work closely with the office-based Wells engineers and Operations Team to make well work decisions/recommendations including optimization of services; materials; fluid systems; operational techniques, operational efficiencies, cost tracking, and management of project risks.
In preparation for program endorsements, the candidate is required to provide input on well programs, including details around HSSE, well control, equipment, contractors, etc.


Title Drilling Supervisor - Deepwater

Purpose The Wells Supervisor will be responsible for planning, logistics, supervision, and documentation of the execution of wells execution activities at the wellsite (on a semi-submersible drilling unit), located offshore Trinidad and Tobago.
Principal Accountabilities * Demonstrate HSSE Leadership on site through promoting Fircrof's safety programs: Goal Zero, championing the Life saving Rules, Assist and Assure, Personal and Process Safety and job by Design.

* Communication - Responsible for maintaining communication and leading by example in ensuring integration with production operations and other support departments.
* Cost and Time Tracking - Champion and lead a team of supervisors in tracking well costs and job timing during execution, including differentiating trouble costs/time from expected costs/time.
* Contract Management - Provide input and suggestions on service contracts to enable high performance. Manage contractor services in the field in line with the contracting strategy and the goals of the contract management team.
* Performance Improvement - Responsible for championing operational performance improvement initiatives throughout the well delivery process.
Experience and Qualifications
* Engineering Degree, Technical Diploma or relevant experience.
* Candidate will be required to complete a trade test.
* 10 years industry experience and at least 5 years direct foreman experience.
* Valid IWCF Certificate- Combined Surface and Subsea or IADC Wellsharp

Recommended Competencies

Design a CSG string: Knowledge
Optimize Well Delivery Program: Knowledge
Prepare Drilling Design Options and Program: Knowledge
Prepare Drilling Fluid Design Options and Program: Skill
Specify Well Control Equipment and Execute Well Control Operations: Skill
Execute Well Drilling and Completion Operations: Skill
Execute Well Interventions and Abandonment Operations: Skill
Select Completion and Well Intervention Units and Equipment: Skill

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

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