Day Tool Pusher
at Parker Drilling

Date Posted: 5/14/2017

Job Description

Position Summary

This position is responsible for supervising a crew on the Company’s drilling rig ensuring safe and efficient work practices.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

• Supervise and ensure safety of drilling crew as well as effective and efficient operations.
• Responsible for coordinating and delivery of rig supplies, drilling tools, fuel, pipe, etc.
• Ensure that Company preventive maintenance procedures are implemented and observed.
• Responsible for implementation and adherence to Company training/safety programs, assuring that each new employee is appropriately trained.
• Responsible for enforcement and clarification of Company policies and procedures.
• Determine and coordinate optimum drilling conditions based on experience, utilization of data from nearby or similar well and/or optimized drilling programs.
• Responsible for periodic scheduled rig inspections and filing of all pertinent reports.
• Be aware and knowledgeable of state of repair concerning drill pipe/collars, BOP equipment, etc., in coordination with Field Superintendent/Operations Manager
• Maintain and disseminate information on rig equipment and drill string performance or failures.
• As needed, assist the Driller in staffing, training and coaching the crews in safe working practices, proper operations and care and maintenance of the drilling equipment.
• Direct rig crews in setting up and operating power units, drawworks and other drilling equipment.
• Assist Company training and safety director in rig surveys and weekly safety meetings.
• Abide by Company policies and procedures.
• Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Job Requirements

Position Specific Knowledge, 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 and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• A High School diploma is required.
• Must have current Well Control certificate and any other certificates required by clients.
• Current H2s, Fire Fighting, Offshore Survival certifications are preferred.
• Should have 5 or more years of work experience in the drilling industry.
• Must possess direct knowledge of oilfield equipment to include upgrades, modifications and refurbishments.
• Capacity to work effectively under pressure in ambiguous and complex situations.
• 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 a self-motivator and work without close supervision.
• Must be able to prioritize jobs and work under tight time constraints.
• Must have adequate computer skills to include all MS Office products.
• Must have good verbal communication skills and able to effectively communicate with staff, management, customers and vendors.
• Must possess sound reasoning skills and have the ability to follow directions.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Erbil, IQ
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/14/2017

About Us

At Parker Drilling, we provide advanced drilling solutions to the energy industry. Our technical innovation allows us to provide worldwide drilling services, rental tools, and project management including rig design, construction, and operations management.

As an industry leader, we employ some of the most skilled people in the energy and drilling industry. Our dedicated and innovative associates are the reason we’ve set numerous world records for deep and extended-reach drilling and have been recognized as an industry leader in safety performance.

We are always looking for talented professionals to join our dynamic team! We have a variety of opportunities available in different fields from Engineering to Management to Human Resources, Accounting, IT, Aviation, Supply Chain, Legal Affairs, and many others. Whether you’re an experienced professional or just launching your career, Parker Drilling can help you achieve your career goals.

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