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Offshore Driller -

Offshore MPA support and supply the highest quality workforce for both the onshore and offshore operations of the renewables, oil & gas, telecommunications and marine industries.

We are currently working with a client actively looking for an Offshore Driller!  

Start date:  ASAP

Location: Europe

The offshore Geotechnical Compensated Driller role is an offshore project based role. You will be located in various locations globally, onboard one of our Geotechnical Vessels.

Experience & Qualifications: 

  • Core Handling
  • Tidal Calculations and Presentations
  • Deploying and Recovering Seabed Frames
  • Perform the Drilling Departments daily checklists, such as QHSE checks and Derrick inspection
  • Ensure DP procedures are known, checked and followed.
  • Maintain accurate records of tubular conditions, and tool dimensions (internal and external diameter and serial numbers)
  • Participate in HAZID & HAZOP reviews & provide advice related to GM Operating Policies & Procedures
  • Valid STCW
  • Valid ENG1 Medical
  • Valid Seamans Book
  • Necessary visa for project location
  • Functions and duties
  • Piggyback Coring (PBC) Geobor S Drilling is highly desirable but not essential.

The duties assigned to Offshore Geotechnical Compensated Driller will be varied; these will include but not be limited to the following: 

  • Maintain an organized drill floor free of safety hazards.
  • Ensure accurate count of tubulars in the well as well as tubulars back on the deck, in the pipe racks
  • Read and interpret various gauges and meters relating to the drilling operations – assist the Drilling Supervisor in maintaining records and logs.
  • Lead drill crews in pre-job meeting with the all operations on drill floor as well as third party personnel for all non-routine and routine drilling operations.
  • Assist with the preparation of equipment for impending drilling operations.
  • Organize and supervise the drilling crews for all operations.
  • Supply proactive written handovers on shift change.
  • Shut the well in safely and efficiently at any signs of well control problems to minimize risk to crews and drilling rig. • Plan and conduct Preventive Maintenance on drilling equipment.
  • Assist in repairs on drilling and associated equipment.
  • Record accurate volumes of all drilling fluid including displacement volumes on tripping/drilling operations.
  • Monitor mud systems and mud mixing operation.
  • Follow standing instructions from Drilling Supervisors and inform them in a timely basis if variance of instructions has to take place.
  • Ensure and know safety systems are overridden or locked out with following correct process and notification.
  • Understand the Client’s rules and Company procedures for well control
  • Support Drilling Supervisor in achieving rig goals & company expectations.
  • Create, review and revise procedures and work instructions.
  • Create and work with company digital checklist format for operational QHSE
  • Ensure all relevant safety procedures and practices are adhered to during drilling operations
  • Report any incidents, potential hazards or abnormal situations to the Drilling Supervisor
  • Drive the use by all personnel of the GM Integrated Management System (IMS) & Tools including Observation Process, Planning Process and PTW
  • Participate in daily, weekly and all other necessary meetings
  • Conduct Drilling operations safety drills
  • Ensure a high standard of hygiene and housekeeping is maintained onboard the vessel.

For more info on upcoming drilling projects, please email your updated CV to flash@offshorempa.com or hit apply and provide your profile and day rate expectations!

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Offshore

Number of positions:

1

Location:

Europe

Start:

ASAP

Duration:

4-6 weeks

Requirements:

Offshore Driller