Company: Sofomation
Skills: Drilling Foreman / Drilling Supervisor
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Kuwait

Drilling Career Opportunity for Middle East Location

Position: Drilling Supervisor


  • Supervise drilling and workover in onshore desert for deep horizontal drilling wells.
  • Providing continuous 24 hours supervision for all the operations at the well site.
  • Check all on site Equipment (e.g. casing handling equipment, drilling jars, MWD) Well Materials (e.g. casings, liner hangers, wellheads, packers), and Well Consumables (e.g. bits, mud additives, cement additives) & ensure that they are stored and handled in an appropriate manner at the well-site
  • Supervise all pressure tests (e.g. BOP, Casings / tubing, High Pressure lines, Wellheads) as per the drilling program.
  • Initiate and supervise all required drills (H2S, BOP, Fire etc.) at the well-site.
  • Implementing drilling operations and ensuring that they are completed as per schedule
  • Planning, organising and coordinating oil rig operations
  • Organize the operations of the staff like engineers, workers, contractors, geologists and scientists
  • Make regular reports to the drilling superintendent on the progress of operations
  • Implementing safety measures and regularly monitoring them for irregularities
  • Implementing steps for reducing environmental depletion due to drilling operations
  • Monitor all the drilling operations and make decisions regarding continuation or abandonment of the oil rig in extreme climates
  • Systematic documentation of the oil rig operations


Education & Certification

Any Engineering Degree / Undergraduate with Drilling Supervisory Experience for Minimum 10 years.

Have a valid IWCF / IADC Certification.

Basic certification in Drilling programs


Sofomation is an international recruitment agency with profound specialization in Oil & Gas, EPC, IT, Rail, Logistics, Healthcare and Energy Sectors. We have an international dominance and cater to the various Fortune 500 companies across locations in APAC/MENA and UK/US since 1999, having our Global Reach by being strategically located in United States, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Malaysia, Singapore & India.


We are able to assist organizations in gaining a competitive edge by delivering highly skilled resources through a global search effort across diverse nationalities, which aims at bringing the best talent, in the market place.


Our expert team takes the time to understand candidate’s careers to date and future aspirations. This allows us to offer expert advice and help take their career to the next level.


Our Team replicates subject market experts and headhunters having in-depth knowledge which helps us to excel not just in recruitments but also enables us to understand and translate your business needs into key deliverable responses. Our focus is always on innovative and value-added recruitment solutions to maximize client returns through our unique state-of-the-art recruitment model.


We have hosted recruitment drives globally that speak of our success and light the doorways of abounding number of satisfied employers and employees.