Odfjell Drilling is an international drilling and well service provider with more than 45 years’ experience. Today, our approximately 2700 valued employees are serving clients in several international countries.
Odfjell Drilling owns and operates mobile offshore drilling units both in Norway and worldwide and is a provider of platform drilling services in the North Sea. The Company offers Well Services, Engineering and Project Management. We are an organization with long experience from harsh environments in the North Sea.
We continuously look for talented people to share the exciting challenges in the global oil and gas industry. Although the company is known for experience and expertise, we know how to appreciate innovation and new thinking.
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Deck Foremen- PDR

ODFJELL DRILLING (UK) LTD

VACANCY NOTIFICATION

 

Deck Foremen – Platform Drilling

 

We are looking for Deck Foremen for the platform drilling side of our business.  The successful candidates will work on the UKCS on a 3/3 rotation.

 

The offshore unit's designated Foreman for all deck work utilised in the lifting and movement of all operations equipment, systems, supplies, containers, tubulars and other materials utilised in the daily functioning of the offshore unit as directed. During non-crane operational modes, the Roustabout Foreman’s work activity includes supervising Roustabouts and participating in various maintenance work about the entire offshore unit, to include paint preparation, painting, material/equipment movement, repair and maintenance of systems and equipment within various departments as assigned/directed on a project basis. During relocation of the drilling unit, the Roustabout Foreman assists as directed in positioning the drilling unit on and off location.

 

The key duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the responsibilities detailed below:

 

  • Inspect and make available safe and proper rigging and lifting equipment.
  • Direct offload/backload of equipment from supply vessel.
  • Assist ith measuring, labelling, numbering and recording joints of casing and other tubulars.
  • Make available to the rig floor all tools and equipment as required by operations.
  • Maintain a constant supply of tubular and equipment to the rig floor during casing running operations.  Clear the rig floor of tools and equipment post operations.
  • Ensure tubular and equipment is protected and stored as per client requirements.
  • Ensure  appropriate mud additives are allocated to the mud processing area in a timely manner.
  • Perform housekeeping work activities such as ensuring work areas are clean and equipment stowage is completed in an efficient manner to ensure personnel safety.
  • Ensure  materials, equipment and supplies are unloaded and back loaded to supply vessels in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Organise  and direct deck crew and crane operations in an efficient and safe manner.  As per company and client requirements.
  • Organise  deck layout ensuring safe access and egress to all equipment.
  • Provide Roustabouts to cover on the Rig Floor and Shakers.
  • Inspect  and make available safe and proper rigging.
  • Maintain and constant supply of casing to the rig floor during casing running operations.  Clear the rig floor of tools and equipment used in running the casing.
  • Perform maintenance and housekeeping work activities such as ensuring work areas are clean and equipment stowage is completed in an efficient manner to ensure personnel safety.
  • Ensure materials, equipment and supplies are unloaded and back loaded to supply vessels in an efficient manner.
  • Assist with maintenance on cranes as required.
  • Release lines from towboats.
  • Assists preload operations by directing Roustabouts as needed.
  • Inspect and make available safe and proper rigging.
  • Assist with transfer casing from supply boat to casing rack.
  • Make available to the rig floor all tools and equipment needed to spud the well and run the casing.
  • Inspect clean-up procedures after cementing operations, ensuring all drains are properly flushed clean of all cement residue.
  • Perform maintenance and housekeeping work activities such as ensuring work areas are clean and equipment stowage is completed in an efficient manner to ensure personnel safety.
  • Ensure materials, equipment and supplies are unloaded and back loaded to supply

     

    Drilling Operations:

    • Inspect and make available safe and proper rigging.
    • Assist with transfer casing from supply boat to casing rack.
    • Measure, label, number and record joints of casing and other tubulars.
    • Make available to the rig floor all tools and equipment needed to spud the well and run the casing.
    • Maintain a constant supply of casing to the rig floor during casing running operations. Clear the rig floor of tools and equipment used in running the casing.
    • Inspect clean-up procedures after cementing operations, ensuring all drains are properly flushed clean of all cement residue.
    • Ensure appropriate mud additives are relocated to the mud processing equipment in a timely manner.
    • Perform maintenance and housekeeping work activities such as ensuring work areas are clean and equipment stowage is completed in an efficient manner to ensure personnel safety.
    • Ensure materials, equipment and supplies are unloaded and back loaded to supply vessels in an efficient manner.
    • Conduct maintenance and inspection of all rigging equipment to regulatory standards.
    • Perform maintenance on drilling tools as directed.
    • Conduct internal assessments (where applicable) to company standards and procedures on activities within your area of competence.
    • Responsible for conducting competence assessments in conjunction with the Odfjell Drilling Competence Assurance Management System (CAMS).

     

    The successful candidate must have the following:

    • The right to work in the UK.
    • A minimum of 2 years Deck Foreman experience within platform drilling.
    • Hold the minimum certification required to work offshore.
    • Hold an OPITO rigging certificate.
    • Hold a Crane Operator Stage 2.
    • Hold Rigging Loft/Lifting Gear Certification.

     

    Applications should be submitted via www.odfjelldrilling.com by 19th October 2018.

     

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Region:

Scotland

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full-time

Working days:

Shift

Application deadline:

19/10/2018

Expected Start Date:

05/10/2018

Location:

Aberdeen, UK

Send application Contacts:

HR

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