Drilling Job Description

Drilling Job Description

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Drilling provides onsite services by measuring, testing, and supervising the running of fluid mixing and pumping, including technical analysis and specific product and practical recommendations for controlling fluid properties.

Drilling Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective drilling job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included drilling job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Coordinate with Manager Human Resources for the short listing of the technical personnel
Facilitating the pre-rig move safety meeting, ensuring these meetings are properly conducted, documented and signed off by all crews involved
Handles special projects
Coordinating of programmes, programme amendments and studies for the construction, re-entry and repair of a well
Analysing well specification and manage the specific procurement of equipment and services
Coordinating and monitoring of time based well construction performance management
Providing office based well operations support
Preparing cost estimates and AFE’s for planning and well construction/intervention/repair
Participating in the inputting and tracking of all project actions, key legislation and close out of all lessons in WellAtlas®
Assure that sufficient inventory is on location to adequately solve any problem that may occur while drilling the well

Drilling Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Drilling

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: IWCF, IADC, BOSIET, BOP, HET, NYSC, BOSET, PMP

Education for Drilling

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the drilling job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Technical, Petroleum Engineering, Science, Mechanical Engineering, Education, Geology, Business, Chemical Engineering, Technology

Skills for Drilling

Desired skills for drilling include:

Algebra and chemistry fundamentals
Internet and email
Microsoft Office Word
Measuring equipment and their uses
Power and pneumatic tools and their uses
Workshop equipment and their uses
Specific products
Product line tool

Desired experience for drilling includes:

Ability to solve substantially difficult problems of complex nature and broad scope
Ability to create innovative approaches to problems
AutoTrak G3 Pentacombo (Deep Water)
Rotary Assemblies for Directional Control
ERD Horizontal - ERD Deep Water
Whip-Stocks (Baker Oil Tools & Smith Red Baron) Make-up and Running

Drilling Examples


Drilling Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of drilling. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for drilling
  • Support for the North American Unconventional Resources Region’s Senior Drilling Superintendent
  • Support drilling engineers in AFE and Drilling Procedure preparation
  • Input data into WellView (Landmark drilling database)
  • Provide quality control over WellView data
  • Prepare drilling presentations
  • Maintain performance records of drilling projects
  • Track AFE approval process
  • Supporting drilling and completion projects by gathering, formatting, and analyzing engineering and operational information from internal and external sources
  • Collecting, preparing, and critiquing data for projects and reports
  • Assisting in preparation of budget estimates and supporting cost control efforts by gathering and preparing analytical data that support each
Qualifications for drilling
  • Certification of completed Mud School
  • Excellent communication,interpersonal and selling skills
  • Three or more years of regulatory experience
  • Three or more years of experience in accounts payable is preferred
  • Relevant business or technical degree or diploma is an asset
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills and an understanding of cost control systems

Drilling Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a drilling. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for drilling
  • Setting up wells and jobs within WellView in coordination with project drilling and completion engineers
  • Creating data queries and reports using WellView and various database and analysis tools to assist personnel in analyzing WellView information
  • Providing training to personnel in the use of WellView
  • Monitoring day-to-day site activities for drilling and completion projects
  • Formulate, maintain and update Sales Plans and targets on areas including developing sectors, schemes, exploiting collaboration with LR streams, market needs, resources and drivers to maximise sales opportunities
  • Sell, promote and communicate LRDIS services to markets and clients and build, maintain and manage relationships with LRDIS clients and stakeholders
  • Actively communicates with the sales and operations teams and establishes personal contact with key influencing personnel in other divisions
  • Ensure meeting the sales targets of the organisation through effective management of the external sales team, implementation of proper sales techniques, planning and budgeting
  • In cooperation with the external and internal sales team, create, propose and present standard and bespoke technical solutions, reflecting client needs and win contracts with LRDIS agreed conditions, assuring technical accuracy and on time preparation and delivery
  • Proactively lead the key/strategic account management process, draw up bespoke strategic client account plans for agreed business planning periods
Qualifications for drilling
  • 10+ year’s relevant experience in Operations / Engineering environment
  • Broad, in-depth, specialized knowledge and seasoned experience in area of responsibility
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, SAP, Livelink and Environmental Software System (ESS) is preferred
  • You are able to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders, manage conflict and have strong decision making processes to optimize outcomes
  • You are able to successfully work under tight deadlines
  • Pursing either a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Petroleum, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering

Drilling Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a drilling. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for drilling
  • Develop new industry client segments
  • Work closely with the Business Development (BD) Teams to develop opportunities between LRDIS and LR sister companies
  • Keep abreast of and analyse industry trends, developments, opportunities and competitor’s activities in the Energy industry and thereto related industries such as insurance and banking in order to generate growth in sales
  • Arrange, prepares for and make visits to clients, attend presentations and local seminars to enhance LR brand reputation, recognition and loyalty
  • Disseminate information on markets and sales opportunities to the LR group and LR sister organisations
  • Fulfil the applicable role responsibilities set forth in the LRDIS business process maps
  • Identify key business problems and hypotheses/targets for improvement
  • Strong visible leadership to influence operations to incorporate analytics into their problem solving techniques
  • Identify and evaluate potential related data sources and provide a business context to the data
  • Conduct opportunity reviews to evaluate and capture readiness, value, and delivery capabilities
Qualifications for drilling
  • Available May 15 – August 4 for at least 9 weeks
  • Must have graduation date of December 2017 or later
  • Excellent interpersonal and grammar skills (both written and verbal)
  • Prior internship experience (industry experience preferred)
  • Pursuing Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical, Chemical, or Petroleum Engineering
  • Industry internship experience preferred

Drilling Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of drilling. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for drilling
  • Develop, build and maintain relationships with key business teams and other stakeholders to build trust and cooperation, to ensure continued alignment with their business objectives and strategies
  • Liaise closely with other discipline teams in ETS as appropriate, to ensure alignment
  • Participates as key member of cross discipline data analytics team
  • The ideal candidate would be located in Houston with travel expected to the operating Regions approximately sixty days per year
  • Answer customer calls and route to appropriate department
  • Successfully multi-task and prioritize between multiple email boxes and up to 100 phone calls per day
  • Understand customer requirements to make sure we have all information needed to successfully obtain
  • Develop and utilize customer relationships to proactively increase sales opportunities through pipeline development
  • Utilize various features of SAP to identify previous orders for customers
  • Collaboration with PTL outside sales team to support customer requests
Qualifications for drilling
  • Ability to work both independently on individual task and well within a team environment
  • Prior industry experience required and previous drilling experience preferred
  • Basic understanding of oilfield terminology
  • Proficiency in visualization applications such as MS Project, Visio, and/or Spotfire
  • Basic understanding of drilling, completions and well services activities
  • 7+ years of practical experience in the Petroleum industry, with 1+ year(s) in technical support of D&C operations

Drilling Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of drilling. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for drilling
  • Exceptional client relations & interpersonal skills, including an advanced mix of technical, financial and operational persuasiveness
  • Maintains his knowledge of drilling industry, latest drilling advances & techniques talent management methods
  • Establishes reviews and appraises the performance of subordinates, consistent with performance objectives
  • Provide engineering support to operations
  • Preparing and conducting peer reviews & risk assessments
  • Cost tracking, reporting and measuring metrics and implementing improvements as necessary
  • Propose and implement new technologies and/or procedures as required for performance improvement
  • Assisting the Derrickhand and Driller on the drill floor while making trips
  • Performing duties of an all-around worker on the drilling rig
  • Adhering to all Company and Government safety regulations pertaining to the work site
Qualifications for drilling
  • Demonstrates passion for the mission of the organization
  • Capacity to learn, adapt, and effectively use other technical software as required
  • M/LWD and/or Directional Drilling Background
  • A minimum of five years’ experience as an Analyst or Tech with exposure to drilling operations
  • Exposure to GGX
  • Ability to make cross X Sections and Prizm – Exporting Logs

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