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Senior Drilling Supervisor

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Newfoundland and Labrador - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 27/09/2013
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The Company:
Our client, a major owner/operating company, seeks expertise for offshore mega-projects in Canada.

This position is based offshore and has a rotation of 21 days on/ 21 days off

First consideration will be given to residents of Newfoundland & Labrador.

The Role:
Work Description:

• Supervise drilling and completions operations on MODU (Mobil Offshore Drilling Unit) in a North Atlantic environment

Skills:
• Ensure drilling procedures are followed as planned and conducted in an optimum manner
• Organize and order necessary services and equipment to conduct drilling, completion and testing program
• Responsible for health and safety procedures being continuously enforced and make capable decisions in emergency situations to prevent well catastrophes as well as significant additional costs
• Responsible for implementation of Management System on the rig. Ensure that operations are consistent with Management System and comply with Drilling Management System Manual
• Ensure that rig and third party equipment is adequately and properly maintained
• Maintain inventory for all equipment/material/supplies to ensure a smooth ongoing operation
• Coordinate with well site geologist to ensure logging, coring and production testing are performed as planned
• Responsible for operations complying with all government and other appropriate regulations
• Ensure potential pollution control problems are considered and relative contingency plans are understood by rig and third party personnel
• Has direct responsibility that blowout, marine safety and other drills are held on regular basis
• In coordination with onsite technical personnel, responsible for abnormal pressure techniques being properly utilized and mud characteristics being maintained for maximum safety and efficient drilling
• Ensure accurate and adequate reports and records are kept regarding operations equipment and evaluations

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Position requires minimum 10 years of Drilling Supervisor diversified offshore MODU experience with a minimum 3 years MODU experience in North Atlantic or equivalent offshore environment drilling, production/completion, project management, and contracts
• Prior experience working for a major Operator or Drilling Contractor preferred
• Competent in MODU operations and subsea equipment
• Competent in MODU completion operations
• Highly developed communications skills and proficient in typical Microsoft computer based applications
• Must hold current regulatory compliant certification for Offshore Survival and Subsea Well Control
• Experience working independently and in a team environment
• Prior supervision and directing large multidiscipline groups supporting offshore operations and projects
• Extensive business experience working with foreign cultures
• Demonstrated reliability and high level of responsibility in a broad spectrum of offshore activities
• Read, write and sp
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