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  • Job reference: RMS0107654

Head of Drilling (Director Level Appointment)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 22/03/2012
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Global Oil & Gas/Energy Operator, ranked in the top 10 and set for another record breaking year.

The Role:
We have been asked to appoint a Head of Drilling to work on a residential basis out of Houston, Texas. This is a new position and in addition to your role remit you'll be expected to contribute to the aquisition, growth and development of a high profile team.

Other functions will include:
-Management, Control and Coordination of all contractual operations, alongside tender process for the construction of well or delivery of equipment
-Performing comparative analysis of production and commercial indicators
-Analysing the execution of the company business plan, ensuring adequate preparation of proposals to adjust drilling program
-Analysing technologies used for drilling and quality of well construction to ensure preparation of proposals to apply modifications to the design and estimate documentation
-Plan and implement work to enhance oil and gas recovery due to any reduction of negative impacts of certain factors on the reservoir properties (during primary well penetration, secondary well penetration and lining)

This is a genuine opportunity to join a huge operator in the early planning stages of a brand new operation, projects will be diverse and based in a number of different regions however the initial bias will be towards deepwater operations in West Africa, applicants able to demonstrate success in this region will be given priority.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
10-15+ years oil & gas experience, Managerial, biased towards a global operator
Knowledge and expertise relating to deepwater drilling in West Africa
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