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  • Job reference: RMS0133571

Well Construction Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Nigeria
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 18/11/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client is a large international Operator who are seeking to increase the size of their team based in Nigeria

The Role:
To manage well construction activities with respect to technical-economical targets which are related to Exploration, Development and Production activities, in accordance with Company objectives and HSE standards and policy.

To ensure the well construction follow-up for operations and engineering activities and the elaboration of possible program changes to the drilling and completion programs.

Main Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

To ensure the compliance of well construction with time and cost budget, in accordance with Company requirements, HSEQ standards and good petroleum engineering practices

To ensure the evaluation of needs for well construction activities, in terms of services, tools and materials

To ensure the management of well construction activities in accordance with the defined program, coordinating the work of the drilling superintendents and contactors

To ensure the follow-up of well construction activities in order to highlight possible needs of program changes and liaise with the well engineering function in order to solve possible technical problems

To ensure the elaboration of program changes during the well construction, by defining new cost and time consuming, in accordance with the needs highlighted

To participate as a member of the emergency task force in event of blow-out or other major emergency

To ensure the technical evaluations for services and tools used during operation activities, in order to contribute to a higher standard of procurement

To ensure drilling technology knowledge acquisition and capitalization

Main Interfaces:

INTERNAL : Operations Logistics Dept, HSE Dept., Production & Maintenance Dept., Contracts & Procurement Dept.

EXTERNAL : Drilling contractors

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
In order to apply for this role you must have previous relevant experience working as a Well Construction Manager.

Ideally you will have a significant amount of international experience.
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