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Senior Tool pushers / Tool Pushers at Oando Energy Services Limited


Desired Expertise:   Toolpusher
Experience:   7+ years
Minimum Education:   High School/Secondary
Salary:   Attractive
Location:   Nigeria
Job Status:    Active / Open

Job Description:


Challenging Career Opportunities in the Oil & Gas Industry

Oando Plc, the preferred value adding oil service provider in Sub Saharan Africa is currently seeking experienced professionals to fill the following vacant position:

Senir Tool pushers / Tool pushers

Overall Purpose of the Position: Manage the planning and efficient execution of the drilling program in coordination with Client Representative and rig department heads


Ensure pre-job meeting is carried out for all non-routine drilling operations.
Ensure the Driller is informed on an ongoing basis as to the well program objectives and communicate any changes in plans through issuing of Standing Instructions to Drillers (SID).
Monitor the maintenance, repair and installation of all drilling equipment including repair, lubrication, maintenance records, and inventory levels.
Maintain records of inspections and certification of drilling equipment, tools and tubular.
Responsible for timely ordering of parts for all drilling equipment and monitor and maintain records of consumables for drilling department and drilling activities.
Ensure the mud mixing systems and solid control equipments are being monitored constantly and properly maintained
Relieve the Driller at the Driller's console as operational requirement demands.
Partake in the daily operations meeting with the OIM and other rig department heads.
Monitor the application of the Company Preventive Maintenance System program within the drilling department.
Plan and organize the crew, equipment and resources well in advance to minimize operational downtime as it affects drilling and associated activities.
Ensure that well control requirements are in place and enforced according to operational requirements
Review and approve all drilling related work permits.
Supervise equipment preparation for impending drilling operations.
Assist in supervising well killing operations in an emergency situation.
Develop and submit a consolidated rig's annual maintenance budget for approval for the drilling department, and responsible for managing compliance on an annual basis.
Ensure subordinates understand and apply guidelines of the Company EHSQ manual and rig specific procedures.
Inform the Senior Tool pusher or OIM of any incidents, potential hazards or abnormal situations.
Actively participate in the weekly meetings, Quality Improvement Plan program, and all other Company safety management systems.
Ensure that drills relevant to current operations are carried out regularly and recorded in line with Client and Company Well Control Procedures.

Position and person Specifications:

High school diploma or equivalent. Work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education
Knowledge of all technical calculations required for the safe operation of the drilling.
Basic computer skills
Valid medical and vaccination certificate
Valid Well Control Certificate
This position requires an individual with exceptional organizational skills.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Deadline for all applications is 5th April 2013.



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