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Vacancy: Driller

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working Experience10 years
Education LevelQualified
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Skilled labor
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Driller - Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Control all Drilling Operations performed during their shift in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure the drilling operation is carried out as defined in the approved Operator’s Instructions and Drilling Programme, and the operation is executed in accordance with Stena’s Drilling Operation Manual and RSWMs.
  • Report directly to the Toolpusher any deviations from approved Operator’s Instructions or Drilling Programme.
  • Responsible for ensuring the Drilling Crew perform Planned Maintenance on drilling equipment thoroughly and that it is recorded on the PM sheets.
  • Responsible for all lifting activities on their assigned wellcenter or area.
  • Never leaves their post without being replaced by the Tool Pusher or by the Assistant Driller if permitted.
  • Must regularly liaise with the Bridge regarding the station keeping capabilities of the rig where applicable.
  • Ensuring that all maintenance carried out on drilling equipment has been entered into the TAG system.
  • Ensure that the daily checks are carried out on drilling equipment.
  • Delegates the drilling crew to carry out derrick inspections and Dropped Object Checks thoroughly and timely, the results documented and anomalies reported and rectified
  • Responsible for ensuring good housekeeping on the drill floor at all times.
  • Complete Daily Drilling Reports.
  • Check the accuracy of drilling line ton mile record.
  • Check instructions, programmes and calculations supplied by Operator.
  • Maintain an accurate pipe tally.
  • Maintain an accurate and complete record of all equipment which enters the well.
  • Acts as co-ordinator during well test operations and maintains a valve status board.
  • Monitor the well at all times and record volumes when tripping.
  • Must be familiar with space-out and shut-in procedure.
  • Solely responsible for shutting the well in when circumstances dictate.
  • Maintain a current kick sheet and update Slow Circulating Rate (SCR) record at least each shift in line with Stena Drilling’s Well Control Procedures.
  • Ensure lifting equipment such as elevators and inserts are gauged and compatible with tubular(s) in use.

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.

Required Skills or Experience

Qualifications and Experience Required

  • Previous experience as a Driller on a cyber based, similar unit
  • Experience in drilling with a Ram rig system
  • Experience with Cyber chairs and interaction with the dual mud system.
  • 10 Years previous realative experaince
  • Current IWCF Well Control Certificate
  • Extensive previous experience on similar installation.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Competent in man management.
  • Seafarers Book
  • IWCF Well Control: Driller Level 3
  • High Pressure Testing
  • Proficiency In Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties
  • TAG
  • Stuck Pipe Prevention
  • Height - Work at Height and Harness Equip User - Unit 2
  • Height - Rescue - Use of Rescue Equip - Unit 3 & Height - Work at Height and Harness Equip User - Unit 2
  • HPHT
  • NOV Cyberbase SDI Operator

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