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  • Job reference: RMS0118976

Air Drilling Specialist - CSG

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Surat Basin, QLD - Rotation TBC
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 24/01/2013
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The Company:
Our Client is a high profile international oil and gas field services company, operating an established contract drilling and well servicing business to oil and gas exploration and production company’s globally. Within the Surat Basin they provide contract drilling services to Coal Seam Gas (CSG) Owner/Operators, operating under the mandate that no job is so important that it cannot be done safely and without adverse environmental impact.

The Role:
Seeking an Air Drilling Specialist to join this high profile field services company to drill CSG production wells in the Surat Basin.

The successful candidate will be monitoring air drilling compressors and associated equipment for proper function and ensuring equipment is maintain and in good repair.

Responsibilites will include:
• Connecting and disconnecting hoses and fuel lines during rig up/rig down phases of operations.
• Running and maintaining equipment.
• Inspecting equipment for minor necessary repairs.
• Checking fluid levels and changing filters.
• Controlling foaming additives as required
• Assisting toolpushers and drillers with air drilling techniques and lessons learned from previous experiences.
• Maintaining written records of chemical used and hours run

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Have a background in operating and troubleshooting Air Compression Equipment, specifically working in the Oil & Gas Sector
• Certificate III in Drilling O&G (Onshore) or higher, desirable
• Have a Mechanical background
• Have experience air drilling CSG production wells.
• Must have existing rights to work in Australia. Local Candidates preferred.
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