Company: Halliburton
Skills: Directional Driller
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Houston, TX, US
Status: Active

No location/work authorization restrictions found.

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.


Under general supervision, provides on-site supervision of the Directional Drilling (DD) process including projection of well path to predetermined target coordinates. Understands principles of Bottom Hole assembly (BHA) selection and aspects of DD performance and ensures that BHA's are assembled as planned including correct make-up torque, doping and handling. Proficient in the use of DD computer software and able to assist in provision of advice and analysis to the client representative at the well site. This shall include all survey calculations and well path projections. Proficient in updating well profile plots and providing client representative with accurate directional survey data. Aware of client's requirements with regards to surveying procedures. Assists in the completion of a daily DD report, BHA performance report for each BHA run, completion of all service tickets and relevant paperwork (well data spreadsheet, lesson learned/best practice, End of Job Customer Survey (EJCS) and Key Performance Indicator (KPI) forms). Familiar with the DD aspects of the client's approved drilling program. Assists in the inspection of all DD company equipment delivered on the work site. Interfaces with the MWD engineer to ensure BHA compatibility, planned operating parameters are within specification and correct tool face references are applied. Maintains records of all DD equipment at well site including dimensional data and condition. Ensure that all equipment is laid out after use in accordance with company procedures and manifested for backload at the end of the job. Participates in performance improvement initiatives. Skills acquired through experience in the form of minimum 3 years driller/tool pusher or higher job exposure, or as a directional survey, or M/LWD engineer and verified through a pre-employment knowledge and skill assessment, followed by 6- 12 months working as a Field Prof-DD, I. Requires ability to read and interpret designed well plans, directional survey information and other well site data. Ability to demonstrate technical aptitude of required standards. Must possess good communication, arithmetic, data entry and recording skills. Must possess relevant rig safety certificates. This is a field position.








Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and /or (3) business needs.  Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available including up to a DV01.








Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.





3950 Interwood Pkwy S, Houston, Texas, 77032, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 31361  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology 
Product Service Line: Sperry Drilling Svcs  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 


Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.




image descriptionOther Jobs That Might Interest You