Tour Pusher

All Locations
03 Oct 2016
26 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Tour Pusher assists the Rig Manager in managing QHSE, customer care, the implementation of the well program, reporting, and all rig personnel. Working night shifts when the Rig Manager is off duty, service quality, job preparation, planning and safety are key priorities in this role. The position reports to the Rig Manager.

Successful Tour Pushers learn and adapt quickly to problems and new situations, they pursue everything with energy, drive and a need to finish, and use logic to solve problems with effective solutions. They are good listeners and can communicate effectively with managers, peers and clients. They work well independently and within a team and are committed to continuous improvement.

  • Conducts pre-tour and tool-box meetings with the rig crew.
  • Complies fully with all QHSE requirements and policies, and communicates safe working practices at all times.
  • Ensures the rig's structural integrity is maintained.
  • Supervises all rig departments.
  • Provides positive leadership, trains and evaluates the crew, and acts as a mentor.
  • Ensures that all risks are properly assessed and mitigated.
  • Liaises with the customer's representative at the rig site to implement the well program in an efficient manner compliant with all applicable QHSE policies and regulations.
  • Plans, organizes and manages all daily rig operations.
  • Supervises key operations and ensures all non-critical operations are planned and supervised.
  • Verifies QHSE compliance of the work-site before signing-off any permits to work.
  • Directs the application of planned and preventive maintenance programs.
  • Keeps equipment and systems operational by setting priorities on equipment repairs.
  • Monitors rig equipment and systems usage and ensured that operational parameters are met.
  • Supervises the testing and checking of equipment and systems.
  • Supervises activities to ensure the rig's structural integrity is maintained.
  • Plans work for the rig crew.
  • Maintains a positive and professional relationship with customers' representatives.
  • Completes all required training.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Science, Technical Diploma.
  • Valid well control certification
  • Minimum four years' experience of rig operations, with two years' experience as a driller.
  • Has the required proficiency level for the position based on the company competency catalog.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.

This posting provides an opportunity for those with significant relevant experience in a specialist area to submit their profile for consideration and does not correlate with a specific vacancy. Submitting your details will enable us to match you to future career opportunities. We hire only the best talent, so please read the qualifications section carefully before applying-we only consider candidates who meet these minimum criteria.