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Job Title: Drilling Fluids Specialist

Recruiter: EarthStream Global Limited

Sub Saharan Africa / Nigeria / West Africa / CONTRACT / Market Rate GBP Per Day

Our Client – A major international operator with world wide assets.

Job Description – We are currently recruiting 2 Drilling Fluid Specialists for Nigeria offshore.


•   Reviews fluids program in order to prepare orders and mixing plans.

•   Writes procedures for mixing and handling of products.

•   Gathers samples and performs tests to determine trends and identify contaminants.

•   Records test results to identify trends.

•   Interprets property-test data to establish required treatment or action.

•   Determines cause of fluid, hole, or system problems to assist in treatment recommendation.

•   Determines chemical treatments required to optimize drilling parameters.

•   Advises clients on potential treatments or improvements to the fluid system based on data analysis and mud testing.

•   Recommends solids-control processes to ensure economic removal.

•   Supervises rig personnel performing chemical additions and recording drilling fluid parameters.

•   Manages product inventory to ensure availability.

•   Maintains required environmental discharge and consumption records.

•   $Monitors daily drilling operations to reduce or eliminate problems associated with drilling fluids.

Candidate Requirements:

•   You will have extensive experience in the industry and ideally have worked in the region.

•   You must have previous mud engineering experience with a mud service company and and previous deep water or Jack-up experience.

EarthStream is a specialist global recruiting business dedicated to the energy, resources & environment sectors that is uniquely positioned to understand the interplay and increasing convergence between these sectors. We specialize exclusively in the energy, resources and environment sectors with our capability in providing staff across a range of technical, engineering, scientific and commercial disciplines. The recruiters in each of our industry specific divisions understand the unique skills and requirements of each vertical sector and where to find the best people in that field. With operations in five continents we have the coverage and experience to service our clients and candidates anywhere in the world. Please quote reference 4221 when applying for this position.

Reference ID: #4221

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