Directional Driller III

Midland, Texas
08 Nov 2016
07 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Responsible for Directional Drilling downhole services to customer according to well plans.
Leads and provides supervision for the directional drilling operation at the wellsite that ensures the desired directional path and drilling targets are achieved in a safe and economic manner.
Responsible for BHA being assembled as per well / engineering plan.
Responsible for the operation, inspection and maintenance of motors and downhole tools at rig site.
Responsible for the generation and content of daily and Final Well reports on services performed.
Responsible for maintaining well profile plots and providing customer with directional survey data.
Assists with RSS operations at the wellsite.
Responsible for supervising, mentoring and training Trainee (DD I) and Junior (DD II) field engineers.
Collaborates with the MWD team to ensure BHA specification and engineering optimization parameters are realized.
Maintains equipment records of equipment at wellsite.
Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.
Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.
a safe and healthy workplace for all employees;
enforcing all safety precautions and practices;
promoting safe work practices;
Attending mandatory safety meetings and maintaining Company property and equipment in safe operating conditions at all times.
Know and understand Weatherford's Enterprise Excellence Process and the Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.

Experience and ability to solve problems and perform with minimal supervision.
Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills.
Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation
Able to relate to rig-site personnel at all levels.
2+ years experiences with Rotary Steerable tools
2+ years as DD II
Must have previous experience drilling in the Permian drilling market. 
Working knowledge with the following wells is needed: extended reach laterals and short radius, 
Thorough knowledge of Drilling Systems products and services