Offshore, UAE
: Completion of secondary education (12 years) plus computer courses
: Any Nationality
: 11 - 15 years
: Oil & Gas / Petroleum
: Drilling
: 12 - Apr - 2018
Job Description
Basic Function: 
The Drilling Supervisor provides day-to-day on-site leadership and supervision of all drilling, completions and workover operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient execution of the drilling program.
Work Performed: 
Provides day-to-day on-site leadership and supervision of drilling, completions and work over operations.
Ensures that Company HSE policies, procedures, regulations and objectives are effectively implemented.
Responsible for strict adherence to all Company systems, procedures, standards, safety rules and regulations by all Company personnel and contractors on-site.
Responsible for clear and concise reporting of all well site drilling activities such as daily drilling reports, material transfers and safety meetings, and capture of lessons learned.
Responsible for reporting, investigations and follow-up of all accidents and near misses on-site and effective/lasting closure.                                          
Responsible for performing site emergency plans and organizes regular emergency exercises and drills on-site and timely reporting on DDR.
Responsible for rig moves and rig positioning, with proper Risk assessment and mitigation plans.
Primary contact with rig and third-party personnel at the rig site to ensure operations are performed in accordance with the drilling program in a safe and cost-effective manner.
Organizes and orders the necessary services and equipment to conduct operations.
Ensures safe and timely return of equipment and surplus materials to Company stores upon completion of well operations.
Responsible for HSE procedures being continuously enforced, and for making effective decisions in emergency situations. Ensures that safety regulations and practices are respected and followed by all personnel on rig site including drilling contractor and Service Company employees.
Ensures operations comply with the Standard Drilling Instructions and Drilling Safety Instructions and SEVIOPS procedures.
Regularly inspects rig and third-party equipment for adequate maintenance. Maintains inventory of all equipment / materials / supplies and spare parts and report on DDR.
Ensures potential pollution control problems are considered and relative contingency plans are understood by rig and third-party personnel.
Ensures that safety drills/tests are conducted on rig site as per company plan and procedures and reported. Investigates accidents/incidents and follows-up on action plan until fully closed.
Liaises with Island Production for inspections prior to rig move. Ensures safe handover of wells at beginning and completion of drilling activities (SIMOPS).
Ensures assigned relief is well informed (hand-over notes) of current situation and agrees with plans developed / implemented. Ensure all instructions to Rig Manager is via written instructions
Contact with other Drilling Sections and Groups (Teams), principally the D &C, WES Engineering Section, on a daily basis to ensure execution of the drilling programs.
Contact with Support Services as required.
Contact with Service Companies when necessary.
Responsible for ensuring the Well Operations programs are executed in a safe and efficient manner.
Decides priorities, bring in new ideas and technology and provide expertise in the function area to achieve required performance standards.
Responsible for all site initiated MOCs and Risk Assessments for critical operations.
Desired Candidate Profile
Minimum Requirements:
Completion of secondary education (12 years) plus computer courses.
Degree in relevant Engineering discipline such as Petroleum or Mechanical (Desired).
Minimum 15 years' experience and knowledge of drilling operations.
Minimum 15 years' experience in onshore/offshore operations related to drilling, completion and workover activities (Desired).
Minimum three years' experience in ERD (Extended Drilling Operations) operations
Knowledge of Drilling Information Management System.
Leadership training.
Safety training including:
- Hazardous Operations
- H2S Safety
- First-Aid
- Hazards Communications
- Lock-out Tag-out Procedures, Permit to Work (PTW), Personal Protective Equipment
- Offshore Survival
- Incident Investigation
- Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Safety Leadership, Safety Management, Health Inspection 
Base skills including:
- Fundamentals of Drilling and Completions Technology
- Abnormal Pressure Detection
- Blowout Prevention Equipment and Testing, and Well Control
- Fundamentals of Geology
- Risk Assessment and Technical Writing
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