Drilling Inspector - Iraq
Job Description - Drilling Inspector
The Drilling Inspector is responsible for the supervision and implementation of the well program, and to ensure that all well operations are conducted in a safe and efficient manner, within the requirements of Company policy and Country legislation.
To supervise contractors in the execution of all drilling and associated programs, ensuring that all objectives are met in a safe and efficient manner and in keeping with all regulatory requirements.
To co-ordinate and provide the necessary leadership to carry out all activities with respect to the various drilling programs. To co-ordinate the collection of all data to be transmitted back to the base office, and to ensure the correctness, content and quality of such data. To be the custodian and responsible person for the drilling reporting.
To liaise and report directly to the Installation Manager with a view to keeping him fully abreast of current drilling and associated activity and to make him aware of any condition which may require certain operating conditions or priority setting.
To continually monitor the effectiveness of the ongoing process and to report on same. To be able to suggest and discuss any changes which may be required to the program with a view to improvement.
To supervise the maintenance work of drilling related equipment, in accordance with procedures, to ensure safe and efficient operation.
To take prompt action, in the event of an emergency within the drilling package, to safeguard life and minimize damage to properties and any detrimental effect on the environment.
To evaluate and report on the performance of service contractors to safeguard the technical and commercial interests of the company.
To execute thoroughly, any incident investigation, analysis and follow up in order to prevent recurrence.
To train, develop and motivate subordinates (also from other disciplines and contractors), and render technical support and guidance with the aim to promote team spirit.
University degree or equivalent.
10 + years’ experience as Well Site Drilling Engineer/Drilling Supervisor, with a minimum of 5+ years as Drilling Supervisor.
Experience of Salt Layer drilling would be an especial advantage.
Working experience of Iraq will be also considered as preference.