Drilling Supervisor/Superintendent III

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Bennett, Colorado, USA

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Job description

Our client, a major oil and gas company is seeking a Drilling Supervisor to work within their facilities located in Watkins, Colorado. This will be for an intitial 3 month contract which will be subject to extension.

Job responsibilities

  • Provides onsite drilling oversight on exploratory and subsequent development wells. Overall safety and environmental aspects of the operations.
  • Ensures local regulations are strictly complied with at all times.
  • Develops a plan for the successful and efficient implementation of the Drilling program to optimize operations.
  • Reacts to and controlling any situation regarding the rig and personnel onboard.
  • Tracks and controls costs.
  • Maintains records and reports of operations. Maintains good communication between office and rig.
  • Coordinates and critiques service company activities. Provides office based operational support as required. Reviews and optimizes drilling programs/procedures.
  • Assists in preparation of drilling documentation/manuals.
  • Participates in emergency preparedness and permitting activities.
  • Typically requires 10-15 years of experience.
  • Provides oversight to professional and/or lead staff.
  • Responsibilities may include several technical/functional areas.
  • Resolves complex problems.
  • Provides input to development of technical/functional strategies and ensures operational plans are aligned with business objectives.
  • Decisions are guided by functional objectives.

Should you be interested in this exciting opportunity with a global oil and gas company please apply to this advert with your up to date resume. Please note that there is no per diem or relocation provided.