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Drilling Superintendent at Hobark International (UK) Limited


Desired Expertise:   Drilling Consultant, Drilling Superintendent
Experience:   10+ years
Minimum Education:   Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary:   Variable depending on experience and project exposure
Location:   Lagos, Nigeria
Reference Code:   22987HIL
Employment Type:   Rotational Contractor
Job Status:    Active / Open

Job Description:

Responsibilities may include:

- Providing day-to-day management of Drilling well-site supervisors including scheduling, and supervision
- Implementing stated company Environmental, Health, and, Safety Policy through pro-active management at the field level
- Managing projects and timing in a multi-disciplined environment to achieve Division goals. This would include overall logistics from site-construction through hand-off to Production Group
- Working with Drilling engineers as peers to develop safe and low cost procedures for well operations
- Working with Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) for identification of qualified vendors in multiple areas
- Identifying, evaluating, and selecting of qualified drilling rigs
- Having direct input and responsibility for cost control and ensuring operations stay within budget
- Working with Drilling engineers as peers to deliver wells as designed under the guidance of the Wells Management Policy, and keeping within the Wells Excellence company standards

Qualifications - Basic/Required:

- 10+ years drilling experience
- Willingness to travel to field locations to review safety, technical issues, and operating practices as needed


- Bachelor's degree
- Familiarity with computerized reporting systems (WellView) ideally with exposure to the SAP based financial environment
- Thorough understanding of all financial aspects of drilling including budgeting, preparation of AFE's, cost forecasting, estimation of service company contract values
- Ability to mentor less experienced engineers/rig supervisors and local staff
- Proven track record of cost control and streamlining operations to reduce overall costs
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Excellent judgment and decision making ability regarding technical matters
- Self-starter with high personal initiative and planning skills

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