Skills: Drilling Superintendent, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Tripoli, Tripoli District, Libya
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We are looking to recruit for an Offshore Drilling Superintendent vacancy with one of our clients in Libya.

The position will be based in Tripoli, but the candidated will be required to work on site when needed.

15 Years work experience in offshore drilling/completion is required.

Only Candidates whom interested in working in LIBYA and have the required work experience listed below are invited to apply for the vacancy.


- In charge of preparing and drilling one subsea well in an offshore filed using semi sub Rig
- In charge of preparing call for tenders related to drilling and completion services and purchases equipment
- Supervise contractors while operation in progress.
- Ensuring implementation of drilling program on site
- Familiarize with Landmark engineering software
In a team framework context:
- Guarantee the accomplishment of the drilling and completion in compliance with international standards , safety and environmental protection, all while optimizing costs and lead times
- Ensure the suitability to operational requirements of personnel, equipment and services
- Contribute of improving equipment, services and operational procedures
- Training of local staff
- Preparation & follow up all related to call for tenders for service & equipment contracts
- Review operations programs
- Supervise the implementation of operation programs
- Control the activity of contractors and supervisors
- Personally supervise delicate or risky operations
- Optimize operations in relation with engineering, geology and reservoir entities
- Optimize rig equipment in relation with contractors
- Analyze the instantaneous data
- Anticipate potential problems and plan alternative strategies
- Compose and review operating procedures
- Ensure the reliability of technical information
- Control daily and final reporting of wells or operations
- Participate in the production of technical and operational syntheses
- Conduct or check costs follow-up
- Optimize the activities of service providers and assess their performance
- Ensure the respect of safety rules,
- Anticipate needs
- Organize and coordinate all logistic supplying
- Contribute to the improvement of skills and the know-how
- Participate in budget preparation
- Train job holders


- B.Sc. in Petroleum, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering or equivalent.
- Very good knowledge of spoken & written English.
- 15 years' experience offshore drilling/completion, including offshore exposure:
  • Experience in subsea Drilling & completion (semi-sub rig)
  • Equipment and techniques of implementation
  • Offshore Logistics experience
  • Familiar with international slandered & rules (preferable TOTAL rules)
  • Simultaneous operations
  • Well and environmental safety
  • Certifications
  • Cost control and follow-up. Call for tender process and Contracts
  • Framework of the Group's and host countries' regulations
  • Manage of multicultural teams
  • Analyze the risks

Summary of our Terms & Conditions:

  • Contract length: One Year (renewable with clients approval), with One Month Annual Vacation
  • Location: Tripoli. However, candidate will be required to work on site when needed
  • Expected Starting Date: January 2020
  • 8 Hours a day / 5 Days a week
  • Payment for work days only
  • Air fare travel by Economy Class
  • Medical Cover
  • Board & lodging and internal transportation will be provided
  • Single Status