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Rig Manager

Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services
Updated: Jan 17 2013
Desired Expertise: Rig Manager
Experience: 3+ years
Minimum Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Salary: TOP PAY
Location: Alberta, Canada
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: North America
Job Description:

Rig Managers are ultimately responsible for the safe, efficient and continual operation of the drilling rig and attaining Precision and clients goals and objectives for the drilling rig and the drilling project where it is working. Rig Managers are responsible for ensuring full compliance with all mandatory company, client, state and federal rules and regulations that relate to the location, relocation and operation of the drilling rig. Rig Managers must ensure the successful completion of all preventative maintenance activities and procedures as well as major repair and maintenance are completed in a safe, timely and efficient manner so as to maximize the drilling time and reduce the down time of the rig. Rig Managers are responsible for ensuring that all safety equipment is inspected and functional at all times and that regular inspections and safety drills and meetings occur. Rig Managers are responsible for working with the department head supervisors for all areas of the operation including; rig management, safety, relocation, rig up and rig down operations, drilling operations, personnel training, regulatory compliance and cost management. Safety is the top priority for all drilling rig personnel.

Qualified candidates require:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the field as a driller or higher position
  • College degree with technical college is considered an asset
  • Class 5 driver's license and defensive driving
  • Related certifications/tickets for this role:
  • H2S and First Aid
  • Rig Tech Level 3
  • Fall Protection, Confined Space, and Loader Training
  • Gas Monitoring, Boiler Ticket, Rig Rescue, and Fire Exit
  • Second Line Well Control (BOP)

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