Saudi Aramco
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Drilling Foreman

Job Description and Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold a High School or Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized and approved program. 

You will have fifteen year experience if you have High School or nine year experience if you have Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or drilling and/or workover of oil and gas wells.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following: 

Perform Unit level supervisory function at well locations remote to Operations headquarters on a 24 hour per day basis, 14 days on duty, 7 days off work schedule (14/7).

Direct all well operations expediently, safely and according to accepted industry practices as outlined and specified in the well Drilling or Workover program issued by the Drilling Engineering Dept.

Co-ordinate the timely ordering of required well materials, equipment and services according to the well program. Documents the receipt, usage and transfer of Saudi Aramco supplied materials and equipment. 

Review service company field tickets for accuracy of services provided and associated charges.

Ensure that Saudi Aramco Blowout Prevention Standards are met in all respects including equipment configuration, testing and crew response. 

Ensure rig and personnel comply with Saudi Aramco established safety standards and procedure.

On rigs contracted to Saudi Aramco, assures compliance with terms, conditions and equipment/personnel as specified in the Contract.

Provide headquarters a complete daily report of work progress as required in the Daily Morning Report.

Promote cost-savings ideas and awareness with the view toward operational optimization consistent with safely meeting well objectives.

Provide on-job training to less experienced drilling/workover personnel assigned to the rig.