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Vacancy: Senior Toolpusher

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working Experience20 years
Education LevelQualified
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Skilled labor
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Senior Toolpusher – Roles & responsibilities:

  • Plan and monitor the progress of the drilling operation and control all associated work in a safe and efficient manner as defined in the drilling program.
  • Monitor adherence to standards, specifications and procedures and review performance of department staff.
  • Ensure that staff are provided with sufficient resources and training to achieve their safety objectives.
  • Check programmes and calculations supplied by the Operator and challenge them if necessary.
  • Perform well control calculations as required.
  • Keep daily logs/reports in connection with drilling operations.
  • Agree and check monthly timesheets with Operator.
  • Responsible for ensuring the maintenance of all drilling equipment, including marine riser and drill string components.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all modifications, breakdowns and maintenance work (both scheduled and unscheduled) carried out on drilling equipment has been entered into the TAG system.
  • Control the budget within the drilling department.
  • Ensure the installation has adequate supplies for drilling and maintenance of drilling equipment.
  • Ensure the running and retrieving of all subsea equipment is adequately supervised.
  • Carry out periodic appraisals of drilling personnel.
  • Assess and monitor drilling department relief personnel.
  • Keep the Master/OIM informed in all matters of significance within the drilling department.
  • Ensures that the drills are properly conducted and recorded in the files.
  • Allocate tasks to Toolpusher and provide adequate supervision in order to ensure that all such tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Responsible and accountable for the safety of the personnel working under their direction and shall be expected to conduct operations at all times in full compliance with company procedures (SMS)
  • Identify and address any violations of procedures concerning personnel under their direction.
  • Continuous or repeated violations of policies or procedures should be highlighted and brought to the attention of the HoD/Master-OIM.
  • Comply with the Management of Change Principle.Actively participate in accident/incident investigations when required.
  • If allocated to an MPD capable vessel (full MPD system installed);
  • Be fully aware of all MPD policies and procedures.
  • Plan and Monitor the progress of MPD operations and control all associated work in a safe manner as defined in the MPD drilling program.
  • Track and record all 3rd Party costs associated with MPD operations.

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 and After Action Reviews.
  • 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

  • Current IWCF Well control Supervisor Level 4 certificate
  • Experience as a Senior Toolpusher
  • Extensive experience on dual operation cyber drilling vessel.
  • Previous experience on a RAM rig.
  • Experience of two stack operation and their management.
  • Experience managing integrated well service applications including contractual obligations.
  • 20 years relative previous experience
  • Management of Major Emergencies
  • Seafarer Book
  • Proficiency in Security Duties
  • Proficiency in Security Awareness
  • High Pressure High Testing
  • Rigging & Lifting LOLER Supervisor
  • TAG
  • Accident Investigation
  • Drilling Riser Analysis
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform/Cherry Picker
  • Height – Work at Height and Harness Equip User – Unit 2
  • Height – Rescue – Use of Rescue Equipment – Unit 3
  • Driller Level Cyberbase training
  • Self-motivated
  • Competent in man management
  • Previous experience working on a drillship

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