Company: Competentia
Skills: Directional Driller
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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

Our client, an oil and gas services company, is seeking an Optimization Real Time Specialist for a long term contract based in North Houston. Role will be a 14/14 rotation and will require working 12 hour shifts.


  • Analyze vibration and mitigate by optimizing parameters
  • Analyze DrillDoc WOB/TOB/Bending moment data
  • Monitor hole trajectory
  • BHA modeling - forces, equilibrium rate, and whirl
  • Pre-run and real-time torque and drag modeling



Prior M/LWD and/or Directional Drilling experience required

Prior Real time Center monitoring experience preferred



IADC Well Control Certification a plus

ADT (Applied Drilling Technology) skills certification or equivalent a plus

Must be assessed and deemed competent as per PSL competencies for each role

Competentia is more than a staffing company; we combine our long experience in the industry with a continuing commitment to innovation to provide a different level of customer service.


From the moment you begin planning your projects Competentia offers you real advantages in all areas related to staffing your teams and managing your manpower resources.


We offer strategic staffing solutions ranging from recruitment and onboarding to training, payrolling and mobilizing your human capital.


Above all we offer the expertise, experience and integrity to bring you genuine peace of mind as you manage one of the most challenging aspects of the modern technical market place.