Mar 24, 2021

Gas Drilling Foreman / Liaisonman based in Saudi Arabia

  • Aramco Asia Singapore Pte Ltd
  • New Zealand
Full time Drilling Oil & Gas Production and Operations Petroleum Engineering

Job Description

This is a full time, permanent and residential role based in Saudi Arabia.

Position description

Once the candidate arrives and finish all mandatory courses, the candidate will take the lead in verifying and approving all rig operations programs, to ensure operations are conducted in a safe and cost effective manner. Also, will coordinate with other functions within the group to ensure that all critical safety related equipment and verification activities are actioned as necessary, and provide direction and manage technical and feasibility studies, procedure and specification development and operational priorities (daily), as well as leading task teams during critical or emergency situations.

Minimum requirements

BS Degree in Engineering preferably Petroleum, Chemical, or Mechanical with 7 years’ experience in Drilling and workover foreman position (Liaisonman) included 4 years as Senior Gas foreman.

High School Graduate or other degree with + 13 years’ experience in Drilling and workover foreman position included 04 years as Senior Gas foreman.

Proven job knowledge to handle operational responsibilities on critical wells as outlined above and demonstrated personnel attributes of sound judgment.

Should be imaginative, innovative, energetic and a leader capable of supervising, advising and motivating others.

Duties & responsibilities

Performs Unit level supervisory function at all well locations remote to Operations headquarters including deep water Red Sea on a 24-hour per day basis, 14 days on duty, 7 days off work schedule. Incumbent will be responsible to execute all operations work in deep water (Red Sea) and both off and onshore high pressure high temperatures wells and wildcat wells.

Directs all well operations expediently, safely and according to accepted industry practices as outlined and specified in the well Drilling program issued by the Drilling Engineering Dept.

Co-ordinates the timely ordering of required well materials, equipment and services according to the well program. Documents the receipt, usage and transfer of Saudi Aramco supplied materials and equipment. Reviews service company field tickets for accuracy of services provided and associated charges.

Ensures that Saudi Aramco Blowout Prevention Standards are met in all respects including equipment configuration, testing and crew 70057694 - Sr Liaisonman - Critical Drlg Ops Page 2 / 3 response. Assures that rig and personnel comply with Saudi Ararmco established safety standards and procedures.

Ensures compliance with Saudi Aramco, government and international environmental protection standards and regulations.

On rigs contracted to Saudi Aramco, assures compliance with terms, conditions and equipment/personnel as specified in the contract.

Provides headquarters a complete daily report of work progress as required in the Daily Morning Report.

Promotes cost-savings ideas and awareness with the view toward operational optimization consistent with safely meeting well objectives.

Provides on-job training to less experienced drilling/workover personnel assigned to the rig.

This is a full time, permanent and residential role based in Saudi Arabia.


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