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Night Drilling Supervisor

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Algeria
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/11/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (13/11/12)
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The Company:
Our candidate is a major operator in the oil and gas industry.

The Role:
Responsibilities:
• One of two client representatives at the rig site
• All rig site activities during night time operations and second in command at the rig site.
• Informing the Day Drilling Supervisor of unplanned events during Night time operations. At times expected to fill in for the Day Drilling Supervisor.
• Assisting the Day Drilling Supervisor in implementing and supervising the drilling program in the best interests of time, cost, safety and quality.
• Ensuring proper execution of the drilling program by the drilling contractor and service providers.
• Assisting in the co-ordination of all the service companies, ensuring time and satisfactory performance. Responsible for the correction of any deficiencies.
• Assisting the Day Drilling Supervisor as the onsite HS&E representative, addressing such issues and communicating the same to all site personnel.
• Identifying and recommending solutions to unplanned events at the rig site with the collaboration of the Day Drilling Supervisor.
• Preparing Morning Drilling reports, cost reports, sub-contractor evaluations, and supplemental project reports as required.
• Ensureing that work is done efficiently, safely, and in accordance with the approved drilling program, established company practices, applicable laws, and government rules & regulations (Algerian Oil & Gas Regulations).
• Assisting in identifying, documenting, and implementing cost savings measures as part of the Continuous Improvement Process.
• Second in command as the emergency response co-ordinator (at the rig site) in case of emergency.
• Working within team setting including Reservoir Engineers and G&G staff. Liaising and communicating effectively with teams both in Hassi and out in the field location.
• Position is a 28/28 rotational assignment
• A strong focus on value is required.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• 7 years' operator/contractor drilling supervisor, Petroleum Engineering, and or toolpusher experience.
• Ability to work in a remote, severe, environment on a 28/28 day schedule.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office software suite.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Exceptional inter-personal skills to manage all rig site personal in an effective manner.
• Well Control Certificate - internationally recognised preferred
• Valid International Drivers Licence
• Ability to work in a culturally diverse, remote and challenging environment.
• Ability to remain calm and direct emergency response teams in emergency situations.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Previous international experience in a Multi-cultural environment.
• Knowledge of Landmark’s Drilling Database Management Systems (OPEN WELLS).
• Knowledge of French
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