INTRODUCTION : -
Drilling Supervisor job opportunity is available at a Leading Independent Oil Exploration and Production Company for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
Supervise day-day-rig operations during drilling operations during drilling and completions operations, including deployment of effective solutions for operational continuity, equipment malfunctions and other problems.
Monitor all drilling operations and consult drilling superintendent on decisions regarding day-to-day drilling activities.
Implements drilling operations and ensuring timely completion as scheduled.
Planning, organizing and coordinating drilling operation.
Provide continuous drilling rigs forward activities forecast and requirements as related to drilling and well completions.
Ensuring that drilling and well completion operations comply with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health, security and safety and emergency procedures.
Prepare cost estimates and controls for drilling and completion activities.
Provide regular reports to the drilling Superintendent on progress of drilling operation.
Implement and regularly monitor safety measures as well as implement steps for reducing environmental depletion due to drilling operations.
Liaise with project partners, such as geologists and drilling contractors, etc. in order to keep up-to-date on all developments that may have an impact on drilling activities.
Familiar with statutory and regulatory requirements, with respect to health and safety and emergency procedures.
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
A minimum of Bachelor’s of Science Degree in a core Engineering discipline.
A Master’s Degree in any of the relevant Engineering disciplines will be an added advantage.
A minimum of ten (10) years of experience in the industry after graduation, ideally in operations and drilling.
A Working knowledge of commonly used and relevant drilling / operations / production management software.
Must have strong analytical, practical problem solving skills.
Must have ability to plan and lead projects and must be able to work under pressure by themselves and in teams.
Strong grasp of technical aspects and to keep developing skills and expertise.
Must be capable of working-seamlessly with geosciences, production and reservoir groups in executing drilling / operations engineering solutions.
Must be capable to deliver quality, on budget and with speed.
Good verbal and written communication.
Candidates for this position is required to have good knowledge ci well engineering, drilling and to provide support to company’s drilling operations the initial design to delivery of a well to production.
He must be knowledgeable in drilling and practices.
REMUNERATION : -
Competitive and attractive.