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  • Job reference: RMS0139031

Drilling Superintendent

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Doha
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 11/11/2014
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (18/11/14)
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The Company:
Our client is one of the largest oil & gas operating companies in the World. They currently require an off- shore and on –shore Completion engineer, to join their ever expanding technical team. This is an excellent opportunity to develop and progress with a company who look to promote from within.

The Role:
Our Client is looking for a drilling superintendent who should have abundant knowledge and experiences, of all the activities involved but not limited in drilling preparation, drilling operation, cement aspect, drilling fluid aspect, direction drilling aspect.This Drilling superintendent should provide technical support and consultancy on well site.

Scope of work as below, but not limiting to:

1) Before drilling operation:

A. According to well history and geological prognosis of the block, offset well information, drilling superintendent should analysis, summaries up well history, master overview and key point in every stage before operation start.
B. Review drilling design according to their experience and analysis of well history.
C. Participate in the preparation for spud in inspection on behalf of Company. D. Complete other work arranged by Company.

2) Drilling operation:

A. Drilling superintendent should provide technical support and consultancy on wellsite for all drilling operation according to drilling design, from HSE aspect, schedule of drilling program aspect, cost aspect, quality aspect.
B. Drilling superintendent should provide technical support and consultancy on wellsite for dealing with any emergency scenario as complication, accidents or well control problem, according to Company instruction.
C. Drilling superintendent should prepare, check and submit drilling daily report, phase sum up report and associated reports.
D. Drilling superintendent should provide technical support and consultancy for managingmaterials and supplies on wellsite of company, and coordinate others.
E. Submit conclusion of each hole section after 2 weeks operated.
F. Submit handover record to COMPANY before 2day shift rotation.
G. Other work arranged by Company.

3) After drilling operation: A. Submit conclusion of single well. B. Finish complete report.

4) Miscellaneous

A. Work onboard 12 hours per day with 28 days rotation period.
B. Daily work time may exceed 12 hours during complications such as fluid loss, fishing operation or well control issue, etc.; no extra fee will be paid in above situation.
C. Provide advice according to experience to precaution complication and accidents and reduce down time.
D. Assistant test superintendent to deal with well control problem during test period.

Consultant Requirements:
A. At least 20 years offshore drilling experience and drilled more than 60 wells.
B. At least 8 years Post Khuff wells drilling experience in Middle East, Pre Khuff well drilling experience expected and preferred.
C. At least 5 years drilling experience in Qatar offshore as drilling superintendent.
D. Be familiar with Qatari laws, policies and oil industry practices.
E. Be familiar with Qatar petroleum rules and standard.
F. At least 5 years of experience of drilling through high H2S and CO2 partial pressure formation and halite, anhydrite formation.
G. Have the experience of tending practice and rig inspection.
H. Have the experience of arrangement and participate in towing campaign, have experience of towing in Qatar is best.
I. Have good knowledge and experience of all the drilling operations.
J. Have good knowledge and skills to deal with downhole complication and accidents and well control problem.
K. Have good knowledge of Marine& HSE.
L. Both of the 2 personnel should be rich of drilling experience, particularly, One individual should have good knowledge of mud.
M. Have an ability to fill daily drilling report software supplied by Company.
N. Skillfully calculate all kinds of drilling parameters such as appropriate mud weight, bit nozzle, pressure drop through bit, hydraulic calculation, annulus speed, gas going up speed, etc.
O. Master conventional well control method and bullhead method; fill in killing list, expertly. Organizing well killing operation efficiency and smoothly.
P. Muster emergency procedure and duties of each position when emergency situation happened, such as well kick with H2S.
Q. Be good at English (spoken and written).
R. Drilling superintendent should have his own laptop and master Microsoft Office software, such as excel, word, PPT, and project and so on.

Drilling superintendent should have and submit drilling superintendent certificate accepted by Company, and is required to have all certifications who is needed working on well site.
A. Certification is required to submit but not limited to : International well control certificate (IADC/IWCF). Health certificate. Breathing Apparatus, OPITO HUET, IPITO Sea Survival, firefighting certificate.
B. Age below 60.
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