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Job Title: Toolpusher – Nigeria Nationals

Job ID: 2000802

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Employer: Transocean Offshore USA Inc

Job Description:


•   Ensure that the Driller is provided each tour with the Standing Instructions to Driller (SID) that is relevant to the planned operations.

•   Monitor the maintenance, repair and installation of all drilling equipment including repair, lubrication, maintenance records, and inventory levels .

•   Maintain records of inspections and certification of drilling equipment, tools and tubular.

•   Ensure the mud mixing systems and solid control equipment are being monitored constantly and properly maintained.

•   Relieve the Driller at the Driller’s console as operational requirement demands.

•   Partake in the daily operations meeting with the OIM, Senior Toolpusher and other rig department heads.

•   Monitor the application of the Company Rig Maintenance System (RMS) for drilling department maintenance tasks.

•   Review and approve all drilling-related Permit to Work as the responsible person for the task.

•   Assist in planning the job activities of the drilling department and associated activities.

•   Ensure that well control requirements are in place according to operational requirements; assist in supervising well-killing operations in an emergency situation.

•   Perform all well control calculations (i.e. mud weight increase, initial and final circulating pressures, number of strokes, etc.),

•   Assist the Senior Toolpusher or OIM in coordinating the activities of third-party personnel responsible for various aspects of the well program and ensure that they understand Transocean policy and procedures related to the task and that they follow safety processes.

•   Prepare Requisition Purchase Orders for equipment or parts necessary to keep the drilling operation free of downtime. Assist in ensuring that sufficient stock of parts and materials are maintained.

•   Maintain proper communication with the Senior Toolpusher and OIM regarding the progress of drilling and associated operations.

•   Recommend adjustments to drilling parameters as necessary to improve the overall drilling operation’s performance.

•   Promote and maintain an effective working relationship with other departments, third-party personnel and Customer Representatives.

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