Skills: Contracts Administration, Project Management, Secretarial or Administrative
Other Skills: This position reports to and provides administrative support to the Project Drilling Manager and Drilling Superintendent
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Some College
Location: Houston, TX, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Job Title

Project Administrator (Drilling & Completion)

Employee Type

Full Time

Monday thru Friday

Job location

Houston, Texas 77042

Overview of Position:

This position reports to and provides administrative support to the Project Drilling Manager and Drilling Superintendent. It requires a high level of independence and also serves as an integral communications asset of Team.

The Project Administrator must be somebody who is self-motivated, learns quickly, anticipates needs, works independently and has demonstrated the ability to multitask. The successful candidate needs strong interpersonal skills, work and provide support to a large office and field Team of 15- 20 personnel, has a keen eye for attention to detail and the ability to maintain confidentiality.


Position Details:


Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Handles all executive assistant responsibilities including managing the calendar in Outlook, coordinating logistics and agendas for meetings, conferences and special functions. Participates in team meetings and maintains action item lists.
  • Reviews and screens e-mail and incoming correspondence, prioritizing items that need immediate attention and assigning action items as appropriate. Compose replies as needed with proper handling of sensitive and confidential material.
  • Assists in preparation of eam billings to the client to support Accounting, coordinates timely collection of timesheets for employees/consultants and provides interface with Accounting Team
  • Assists in the onboarding of personnel for the Company
  • Coordinates domestic and international travel logistics and prepares detailed itineraries with background information on meetings and trips.
  • Compiles and reviews expense reports with appropriate documentation.
  • Maintains effective communications with the company leadership team and to a broad array of internal and external contacts.
  • Provides support to the Project Drilling Manager and Drilling Superintendent. by reviewing, screening and researching internet, telephone or other inquiries with follow up on pending items.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5-20 years secretarial/administrative experience with increasing level of responsibility and demonstrated sustained strong performance.
  • Must be able to handle all activities with high level of initiative and independence while maintaining a high level of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. Ability to multi-task, anticipate needs and requirements and follow through. Strong organizational skills and attention to details are crucial.
  • Ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal) with all levels of employees to convey ideas.
  • Ability to problem solve and use good judgement in making sound decisions quickly.
  • Strong team player and interpersonal skills and strong skills with demonstrated ability to work well with all levels of employees. Must adapt to different work styles and remain calm under pressure.
  • Strong computer skills required with advanced proficiency in MS office applications. Outlook, Word, Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, and Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years Project Administrator experience providing direct support to Team level management.
  • Minimum of 5 years of Oil and Gas E&P experience/knowledge, oilfield services, engineering services and/or drilling contractor services preferred.
  • Familiar with coordinating all aspects of travel. Strong knowledge of international geographic locations.
  • Strong knowledge of company organization structure are highly desired.
  • Is flexible with work schedule.
  • Demonstrated strong current performance.
  • Minimum post High School education with college degree preferred
  • Working knowledge or fluency in other languages preferred (Spanish, Portuguese, French, Russian or Indonesian)

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered

International Considerations:


Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

We regret that we are unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.




NOTE: US CITIZENS OR GREEN CARD ONLY ! Provide CV, references and other info. Note job # you are applying for (example - RRBEI- 13: Project Administrator (Drilling & Completion).)

NO Recruiters please !

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