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Senior and Night Drilling Supervisor/Well site LEADER 20 views

Number: 25709

Date Posted: March 13, 2020

We are looking for a Senior and Night Drilling Supervisor/Well site LEADER to work with an Oil and Gas Operator.

Start date



12 Months renewable


Aberdeen – Onshore


Job title Senior & Night Well Site Leaders (Drilling Supervisor)

Role description

Well Site Leader or Drilling Supervisor, is responsible for leading all activities, HSSE, operations, and logistics at the well site for all well construction activities including drilling, completion and workovers. The WSL leads COMPANY and contractor personnel to assure that well operations are carried out in a manner that adheres to company’s Values and Behaviours, is conformant with the requirements in COMPANY’s policies, practices and procedures, and is compliant with local government regulations. Although the work is primarily at the well site, some time may be required in the office.

Key accountabilities

Ensure site safety and environment management systems are implemented as designed and are consistent with COMPANY’s internal policies and standards.

Establish a leadership culture — setting priorities and ensuring they are agreed to and understood.

Manage well operations planning and execution, assuring the plan is fully understood and effectively communicated to the onsite contractor representatives.

Provide leadership and management of COMPANY’s task level self-verification (SV) and Contractor oversight (OS) checks at the wellsite.

Verify awareness, understanding and conformance to both Well Control and SMS bridging documents with the well site teams.

Recognize and intervene, stop work if required, and assess risk in the event of program changes, or changes to risk mitigation barriers (procedural or physical).

Lead a team of contract workers, assuring procedural discipline is followed and key contractor personnel have the competencies to do their role.

Provide input in well programmes and procedures with the engineering team for safe and efficient execution

Performance optimisation supporting the continuous improvement cycle, including capturing and sharing lessons effectively.

Control operational costs; actively pursue cost saving and innovative solutions for well work operations.

Prepare and submit the daily drilling reports (DDR), including accurate NPT coding

Leads daily meetings and calls with the onshore and offshore teams, effectively communicate on operational progress, risks and forward plans.

Planning, coordination and prioritization of materials and logistic operations to and from the well site.

Essential experience and job requirements

Experience in a well site leadership position with an operator or contractor.

Experience with managing safety and operational risks in well operations.

Well Control certificate (Combined Subsea/Surface Supervisor level), IWCF or equivalent.

Ability to use Microsoft Office 360 suite.

Eligible to work offshore UK.

Candidate is required to complete the COMPANY’S WSL assessment

Desirable criteria and qualifications

Engineering degree

Knowledge of Landmark’s Drilling Software (Open Wells)

Excellent organizational skills.

Excellent communication skills.

Experience in leading teams

Demonstrated decision-making skills.

Please send your application to Luana:

Competentia is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Competentia, participates in E-Verify as required by law.

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