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Vacancy: Floorman

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working ExperienceN/A
Education LevelEquivalent Ex
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Skilled labor
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist Supervisor in identifying jobs which may require a Risk Assessment.
  • Participate along with Supervisor in Risk Assessments.
  • Inform the Driller, Assistant Driller, Derrickman, Trainee Driller regarding unusual/unsafe situations within their area of work.
  • If there are 4 Floorman on a crew, each Roughneck will be required to take the position of “4th Floorman” on a rota basis.
  • The duties of the “4th Floorman” will also include:-
  • Be available on the Drill Floor, making sure that there will always be 3 experienced hands available
  • for operations.
  • Assist in the training of Roustabouts, not jeopardising the operation in hand.
  • Participate as a member of the Risk Assessment Team.
  • That the standard of house-keeping in the working areas is of the highest standard to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Attend a brief daily meeting with the Master/OIM and, where applicable, the Safety Officer.
  • Attend the Rig Weekly General Safety Meeting and make a brief presentation on a relevant subject.
  • Report to Driller as per Organogram, and assist in day to day operations as required.
  • Relieve for meal and coffee breaks.
  • Carry out work on the drill floor as required.
  • Perform basic maintenance work on the drilling equipment and on the drill floor.
  • Carry out work in the Shaker Room and basic maintenance of all equipment used for mechanical cleaning of mud.
  • Perform daily cleaning and clearing up on the drill floor and in the shale Shaker Room, etc.
  • Maintain a good working environment within their working area.
  • Carry out daily inspections of the derrick/setback area/DHT structure.
  • Lubricate drilling equipment as instructed by Supervisor.
  • Take and record mud weights and viscosity whilst working in the shale shakers, reporting to the driller any anomalies.
  • Comply with Permit to Work System.

Health, Safety & Environment

  • Work according to and promote Stena Drilling’s HS&E Policies and Procedures as well as fully commit to preventing any damage to the environment.
  • Responsible and accountable to conduct their tasks in full compliance with Stena Drilling Limited procedures.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling procedures for management of risk and Safe Behaviour Programme; ensuring that a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out for all work activities.
  • Participate in the STOP system, complete and submit cards after discussions. Monitor and coach crew members to participate in STOP and carry out STOP audits.
  • Promote Stena Drilling’s “Golden Rules” and the rig’s “House Rules” during team discussions.
  • Attend and participate in Tool Box Talks.
  • Ensure work site is safe and that all tools used are in a satisfactory condition.
  • Ensure that storage, handling and use of chemicals are done in accordance with procedures.
  • Ensure equipment is secured to prevent movement due to wind or rig motion.
  • Ensure familiar with correct use, type and location of all Oil Spill Equipment.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling’s waste segregation policy.


  • Undertake training onshore and offshore to comply with the Training Matrix.
  • Complete Stena Drilling’s Competence Assurance Scheme within 12 months of being assigned

Required Skills or Experience

  • Previous experience as a Floorman on a drilling vessel
  • Previous Experience on similar units
  • Seafarers Book
  • Proficiency in Security Duties
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • Slingers and Banksman
  • Forklift Safety
  • HP Washdown
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform/Cherry Pick
  • Height - Work at Height and Harness Equip User - Unit 2

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