Job Openings Driller / Drillship j

About the job Driller / Drillship j

Please be informed that we are looking for candidates for the DRILLER position onboard DRILLSHIP.

- The candidates must have experience on SemiSub/Floaters/Drill Ships (not only Jack-Up)
- Hold valid certifications.


 Carry out drilling operations ensuring the respect of plan and operative safety rules
Holding the proper drilling know-how and IADC or IWCF certification, be fully able to operate on offshore/onshore rig conditions ensuring the well program is carried out in a safe, efficient and productive manner according to company
Procedures and in line with contractual requirements


 Be responsible for safe working conditions on the drill floor at all times
Be safety minded during in all works and behaviours, use compulsory protective equipment and ensure the same for subordinates
Be well-informed about actions, procedures and duties during safety drills and in emergency situations (refer to Emergency Preparedness Action Plan)
Carry out own duties according to the Emergency Preparedness Action Plan
Intervene promptly and opportunely in emergencies, at the same time notifying the superior in charge (refer to Emergency Preparedness Action Plan)
Issue Safe Job Analysis before the start-up of non-routine operation or job and ensure completion of risk assessments where required
Attend safety drills and meetings held on the rig
Be well-informed about all relevant work and safety procedures issued by Saipem and the Operator, applying them and promoting their implementation
Promptly report any safety hazard, accident, near-miss accident and non-conformance through proper channels
Ensure that good housekeeping is maintained on the drill floor
Instruct all personnel assigned to him of their duties and responsibilities and of any special safety and environmental
precaution to be taken prior to start up any work
Check and set up the equipment necessary for the assigned shift, i.e. drill pipes and other tubular material, x-over, etc.
Operate drawworks, rotary equipment and pumps as per Drilling program and game plan supplied by the Client
Be well-informed about handling and operating safely all drilling related tools and equipment
Receive handover from the previous shift and verify status of operations and equipment before beginning own shift
Receive instructions for drilling parameters (weight on bit, rotary table rpm, pressures and pump outputs) as well as other work procedures (type and expected life of bit, mud characteristics, bore control, etc.) and ensure their correct application.
Whenever deemed necessary, within thespecified limits, change the drilling parameters to improve the drilling progress