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Job Title: Drilling Supervisor – Semi Submersible

Reference: WTGA02707

Employer: WTS Energy Holding B.V. / WTS Energy

Sector: Energy, Oil and Gas

Job description:  – One of our clients, an independent International Oil and Gas Company operating in West Africa, is currently seeking an experienced Drilling Supervisor (28/28 rotation). These positions are offered on a 12 month renewable contract basis.  – The Drilling Supervisor will be responsible for the supervision of operations on a semi-submersible rig to achieve the safe and efficient delivery of development, exploration and appraisal wells in water-depths up to 1000ft.  – Operations involve the following special challenges:  – High pressure / narrow margin drilling techniques  – High angle / extended reach drilling


•   Minimum of 10 years relevant experience, of which at least 3 in a similar position.

•   Extensive experience with semi-submersible operations, knowledge of jack-ups and land rigs would be beneficial.

•   Previous West African experience is advantageous.

•   Technical / engineering qualification preferred.

•   BOSIET offshore firefighting and survival or equivalent, including HUET.

•   IWCF sub sea well control at supervisory level or equivalent.

•   Exemplary HSE leadership.

•   Good interpersonal and communication skills, capable of leading effectively in a multi-cultural society.

•   Preference will be given to candidates with sound drilling engineering knowledge, ideally acquired while working for a large international operator.

Terms & Conditions:

•   Competitive day rate

•   Travel days paid.

•   Contract Duration: • 12 months, renewable based on performance.

•   Project Duration: 3 years. Upon completion, reassignment to other projects is a possibility.

•   28/28 Rotation

Company Profile: Owner Operator in Africa

Location: Rig based, 28/28 rotation

Region: Africa

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