Rig Manager - Offshore
- 1110 Unifab Road, New Iberia, LA
This position is responsible for ensuring drilling schedules are achieved in compliance with Company and industry guidelines and procedures, through the appropriate management of rig staff, equipment, budgets and materials.
Responsible for key decision making regarding rig operations from start up to take down, and ensure high standards are met and maintained.
Manage daily rig activity to include, but not limited to, crew scheduling, supply maintenance, safety training, personnel issues, etc.
Ensure all rig operations are carried out in compliance with policies and procedures while adhering to any state and or federal regulations.
As needed, actively contribute to all management and operational meetings.
Ensure rig staffing levels are maintained appropriately to ensure project is completed safely, timely and within budget.
Ensure rig crews’ competences are developed and maintained and train and or coach rig employee’s as needed.
Regularly monitor critical inventories and equipment and coordinate with appropriate department(s) or vendors for movement of materials and supplies when required.
Liaise with appropriate regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with legislative and industry requirements.
Perform emergency responsibilities as per emergency procedures.
Ensure the successful completion of all preventative maintenance activities and major repairs to guarantee efficient drilling and minimize downtime on the rig.
Be accountable for the safe operation of Company and contract personnel, efficient and productive use of supplies, and proper maintenance, upkeep and repair of the rig and support equipment.
Adheres to all Company policies and procedures.
Other duties and special projects as assigned.
* Ensure that personal behaviors and work practices are in line with Company safety standards.
Responsible for safety of self and others in the vicinity to include, but not limited to, employees, vendors and guests.
Provide visible leadership engagement, be aware of housekeeping and take additional safety precautions to ensure no one is put at risk.
Do not take short cuts or unnecessary risks and actively work with others to ensure they take due care and do not put themselves or others at risk.
Ensure all incidents are reported and appropriately investigated in accordance with Company procedure.
As needed, seek advice from HSE representative.
Necessary qualifications, skills and abilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, andor ability required.
Must have High School diploma.
Should have at least 7 years of work experience in rig drilling.
Should have at least 5 years of supervisory experience.
Must have IADC Well Cap certification andor IWCF Well Control certification.
Must possess direct knowledge of oilfield equipment to include upgrades, modifications and refurbishments.
Capacity to work effectively under pressure in ambiguous and complex situations.
Ability to work independently with multiple people at many levels and work as part of a team.
Professional relationship and interpersonal skills with strong customer service attitude.
Excellent time management skills to prioritize and manage multiple requests from various avenues, and the ability to change direction in response to fluctuating circumstances.
Must be able to problem solve.
Must be a self-motivator and work without close supervision.
Must be able to prioritize jobs and work under tight time constraints.
Must have adequate PC skills to include all MS Office products.
Must have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with staff, management, customers and vendors. Being multi-lingual is preferred.
Physical Demands and work environment
The physical demands must be met by an employee to successfully perform essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk, stoop, kneel, carry, pushpull and use repetitive wrist and hand movements. The employee may be required to lift andor move objects of up to 50 pounds. Hearing, seeing ability of rapid mental coordination. It is required to be mentally alert for entire regular shift.
This position may work in various locations - both in the U.S. and internationally. Some locations may be subject to extreme temperatures, hostile environments, civil unrest, etc. Also, travel to and from work location may require extended layovers in unfamiliar locations. Potential for exposure to temperature changes, wetness, confined spaces, chemicals, grease and oil, working with ladderscaffolds, working with hands in water, and working alone. Parker Drilling will supply adequate training and equipment to meet the functions of the job.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.