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HDD Field Supervisor

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/05/2019
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:

Lead by example; ensuring projects are completed with the upmost quality and integrity, ensuring compliance with OHS, company policies and provincial / industry governing bodies.
Manage field operations of Horizontal Directional Drilling in Western Canada. Specific responsibilities include overseeing drilling operations, supervising Rig Managers and drillers, and assisting in the refinement of drilling and safety procedures of the company.

* Participate in the evaluation of potential HDD projects
* Participate in site visits with the Coordinator's and Manager's where required

Project Execution
* Oversee the load out of each Rig; ensuring the rig is sent with the proper tooling and consumables to execute the project
* Oversee the fire up and spud of each Rig
* Provide mentoring to Rig Managers and Drillers
o Assist in trouble shooting drilling issues
o Assist in trouble shooting mechanical issues, and provide guidance and training in the maintenance and repair of equipment
o Communicate and ensure compliance with Somerville HDD SOP
* Ensure that Rig Managers are submitting Reports as per the Somerville HDD SOP
* Maintain communication with each rig, including after hours support
o Track and monitor crew movements
o Approve and cross reference time sheets to driller daily reports and job files
o Monitor crew performance
o Communicate any change in scope to the HDD Manager
o Ensure Rig Managers effectively communicate requirements for change orders

Human Resources
* Provide input into the hiring / promotion / dismissal of Rig Managers and Drillers
* Participate in the interview process for new Rig Managers and Drillers
* Recommend training for employees appropriate to their positions
* Assist in the scheduling for Rig Managers and Drillers

* Provide input into the design of new equipment
* Provide input into the modification of existing equipment

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