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Drilling Supervisors

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/07/2019
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
Rig site supervision of rig or vessel based well operations including HSEQ, operational performance and logistics

Accountabilities and End Results:
* Implement safety and environmentally sound operations, thereby ensuring safety of personnel, well integrity (ie well control and/or hydrocarbon containment), and environmental protection
* Deliver top quartile operational performance through efficient well operations and logistics support - deliver wells on schedule and on budget
* Ensure regulatory compliance and corporate standard conformance in all well operations through adherence to approved operational programmes

Primary Functions & Dimensions:

* Ensure adherence to core values and policies
* Lead incident investigations
* Develop realistic time estimates which reflect an appropriate level of contingency.
* Review operational programmes, ensuring planned operations are implemented within the time schedule and budget.
* Develop and effectively implement operational procedures, including contingency and emergency procedures (well control, oil spill response etc)
* Undertake timely and appropriate risk analyses
* Ensure that change is managed and implemented appropriately
* Develop safety conscious and effective drilling and service contractors.
* Provide direct supervision during all phases of well operations.
* Ensure that key learnings are fed back for continuous improvement
* Identify and implement new techniques and technology to improve operations efficiency.
* Coordinate simultaneous operations.
* Verify that drilling rigs and equipment are fit for purpose, and crews competent (through observation, audit, inspection etc)
* Ensure the safety and accuracy of rig moves and positioning
* Monitor operational performance (HSEQ, time, cost, performance benchmarking etc)

The Company:
Our Client uses its pioneering spirit to responsibly deliver energy to the world. This purpose transcends all of the clients operations. The Company conducts its business to return maximum value to shareholders while utilizing a wealth of knowledge and resources from its employees and acting responsibly in all communities in which it operates. With more than 30,000 employees, our Client works worldwide to consistently deliver top performance, value and to maintain the companys global market

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Critical Skills:

1. Core Technical Experience
* Management and leadership abilities
* Industry experience in Well Operations
* Technical and organizational skills
* Knowledge of COP local standards, global standards and processes and industry standards

2. Qualifications
* Educated to Degree level in Engineering, and/or equivalent in relevant industry experience

3. Personal Characteristics
* Building Relationships - ability to communicate at different levels both on and offshore
* Effective Communication - ensure information is understood for effective implementation
* Continuous Improvement - track progress and implement ways of improving performance
* Execution - manage operations to effectively and efficiently complete operational progammes
* Strategic Thinking - understanding of and anticipation of impact of operations
* Talent Development - mentor, coach and develop less experienced Drilling Supervisors

4. Other Requirements
* Offshore based

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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