Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Drilling Consultant, Drilling Superintendent, Drilling Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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.

Minimum Experience

  • Years of experience: 10 + years in Drilling business. Main experience should be in Drilling operations side (offshore/Onshore) with ERD knowledge. Special requirement is required for some candidate to have HPHT experience.
  • Experience details:
    • HSE & integrity experience:
      • Ensures that Company HSE policies, procedures, regulations and objectives are effectively implemented.
      • Execute the program in safe and integral manner.
      • knowledge of recent HSE tools, technics & incident investigations.
      • Knowledge in HSE management systems
      • Experience with SIMOPS.
      • Ability to develop risk assessments.
    • Leadership: being able to lead both HSE and operation execution by demonstrating, motivating crew and leading by example. Lead operation and HSE meetings.
    • Operation experience:
      • Planning ahead for logistics and personnel.
      • Knowledge in different type of fluids (water base mud, oil base mud, completion fluids, etc.)
      • Knowledge in different cementing operations (primary, liner, squeeze, balance cement plugs, etc.)
      • Knowledge in liner operations.
      • Knowledge in different BHA types (motor, rotary, RSS, etc).
      • Trouble shoot operational challenges and hole problems.
      • Extended reach drilling.
      • Whipstock operations.
      • Completion operations.
      • Rig move operations requirement, preparation and execution.
      • Casing annulus sustained pressure remedial operations.
      • Anti-collision awareness for both surface and deep collision risks.
      • Knowledge in different drilling software. Experience in openwells software for daily reports.
      • Ability to monitor well cost by managing rental equipment and personnel.
      • Ability to mentor and train new developees.
      • Performance driven. Identify potential opportunities to enhance and mitigate lost time.
      • Preferably to have experience in both Drilling and workover operations.
      • Preferably to have HPHT experience.
      • Preferably to have coil tubing and well testing experience.
    • Certificate:
      • Degree in Technology / Engineering.
      • Valid IWCF certified at supervisor level.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.