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Vacancy: Derrickman

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working Experience8 years
Education Level-:-
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Skilled labor
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Derrickman - Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Execute instructions from the Driller, Assistant Driller and trainee driller where applicable.
  • Ensure full understanding of the safe operation of equipment in the derrick/setback area/DHT.
  • Work in the derrick/setback area as instructed by the Driller.
  • Performs any work in the derrick/setback area such as measuring drill string, grease equipment, etc.
  • Has to inform the Driller of any defects found in the derrick/setback area or of any hazardous situations.
  • Carry out derrick inspections and Dropped Object Checks thoroughly and timely, document the results and ensure any anomalies are reported.
  • Responsible for performing Planned Maintenance on drilling equipment thoroughly and timely and recording it on the PM sheets as delegated by Assistant Driller or Trainee Driller where applicable.
  • Carry out regular checks on pump room equipment and replace expendable parts as required.
  • Maintains the mud pumps and repairs them when necessary.
  • Maintains the shale shaker, desander, mud cleaner and centrifuge.
  • Responsible for maintaining a high standard of housekeeping in their areas of work.
  • Record mud pump running hours.
  • Monitor mud pit levels and record drilling fluid properties as instructed by the Driller.
  • Responsible for any transfer of mud or other well bore fluids.
  • Treat the drilling fluid as instructed by the Mud Engineer.

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

  • Valid IWCF Well Control Certificate
  • Previous extensive experience as a Derrickman offshore
  • Experience with dual mud systems
  • Previous experience on similar installation
  • 8 Years similar previous experience
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Numerically competent
  • Seafarers Book
  • High Pressure Testing (CBT Elearning)
  • Proficiency In Security Awareness
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties
  • TAG
  • Slingers and Banksman
  • Forklift Safety
  • Gas Tester
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • HP Washdown
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform/Cherry Picker

How to Apply

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