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Directional Driller (Supervisor)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Louisiana - Other (Offshore)
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 25/08/2014
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The Company:
O&G Company

The Role:
•Manages directional drilling tools at the well site
•Drills deviated and straight hole sections, make corrections, and assists client in solving problems
•Isolates location of field failures and assists in analysis of tool failure
•Informs client of unusual conditions during job; takes action to ensure service is maintained; documents and reports field failures and recommends action to prevent recurrence
•Prepares documentation for Company daily reports
•Designs well plans prior to job, re-plans wells, and modifies well plans as needed; runs anti-collision at rig site
•Ensures assigned junior personnel are trained on all aspects of Directional Drilling Specialist job responsibilities
•Selects and prepares drilling equipment and visits clients before and after each job
•Prepares end-of-well report and other job/post-job summaries and reports
•Comply with applicable company policies, including Personnel, QHSE standards and procedures
•Successfully complete required safety training (including but not limited to drugs and alcohol, electrical, emergency response, fire, first aid, health and hygiene, PPE, SIPP, risk reporting, IT security, hazardous materials, driving)
•Employees may be assigned other duties, in addition to or in lieu of those described above, and any duties are subject to change at any time, according to the needs of the location or Company
•Working knowledge of mechanical systems, Company service equipment, and maintenance standards.
•Completion of SCDP modules for Maintenance Supervisor.
•Intermediate skill in project estimation
•Can handle projects of medium - high complexity
•Creative and innovative in providing quality solutions, analytical and solution oriented
•Advanced skill in techniques, tools, processes and practices within area of expertise
•Intermediate Decision Making: Involved in developing, modifying and executing company policies. Decisions will impact upon schedules and on day to day operations
•Professional analysis and skilful use of tools, processes and resources
•Uses conceptual skills to tackle problems which have not been addressed before
•Develops new approaches to enable others to resolve similar problems should they occur again
•Can function independently and in a team
•Intermediate project management skills
•Basic outsourcing management skills
•Leadership (if position has subordinates): Establishes goals in order to meet objectives, including subordinates. Provides leadership to subordinates
•Intermediate mentoring skills
•Intermediate oral and written communication skills: Frequently interacts with peer groups, subordinates and senior management advising on area of responsibility. Interaction normally involves the ability to gain confidence, and give presentations of information concerning specific projects/schedules etc
•Explains implications of complex information, adapting style to the needs of the readers / listeners
•Presents with confidence and conviction to an unfamiliar or senior audience
•Customer oriented, actively communicates with internal and/or external customers to ensure service level meets with expectations, understands customers’ business direction, anticipating their needs and sets high standards of service
•Advanced understanding of how other unrelated disciplines interact with own
•Intermediate understanding of and practice of the principles of Quality Management
•Intermediate awareness of the company’s strategy and has awareness of how own role and team fits in

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Associate degree in Technology or technical discipline, or equivalent experience Experience:
Ten years experience, including at least five years as Directional Driller.
Supervisory experience over maintenance of directional drilling equipment.
Completion of phase 3D curriculum and associated control cards and corresponding experience.
Well Control/TWIC/HUET/SafeGulf or relevant certifications up to date
Position will require candidate to go offshore This is an URGENT request - candidates need to be available to interview and start ASAP as soon as pre-screening are clear.
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