Offshore Drilling Supervisor (Drilling Supervisor) Doha, Qatar

We are recruiting for an Offshore Drilling Supervisor for one of our Clients

Terms & Condition:

Work Location : Doha, Qatar - Offshore

Target Start date : May 2020

Duration : 2 years

Work Status : Rotation, 28 days ON and 28 days OFF, covering 12h day or night shift



  • Minimum Qualification required: Diploma or Bachelors in engineering.
  • 10 to 15 years of relevant experience.
  • Horizontal wells experience (especially ERD) and SIMOPS exposure highly valued
  • Certifications required: IWCF (surface or subsea) Level 4; OPITO approved T-BOSIET.
  • Fluent in English, with strong communication skills


  • Direct Supervision for the implementation of the Operational Programs (Drilling, Completion, Intervention) in line with COMPANY HSE and Operational Standards, Laws and Statutory obligations and good drilling practices
  • Deliver fully functional wells on time and within budget
  • Responsible for managing the offshore operation leading the COMPANY Offshore Team (4/6 people)



  • Build a flawless link with his Superintendent based on mutual trust and respect
  • Strong lead of the COMPANY offshore team (HSE, logistics, fluids and well services supervisors)
  • Mentor less experienced Company Personnel onsite


  • Ensure all activities performed respecting Companies Policies and Procedures, in particular HSE ones.
  • Co-ordinate activities with Production Team, review permits, JSA’s & risk assessments prior any SIMOPS.
  • Promote HSE as the primary objective of the offshore drilling operations.
  • Ensure rig contractor compliance with safety management system, meeting key HSE performance objectives
  • Follow up, resolve actions raised by audits, safety cards and contract preparation or feedback meetings.


  • Supervise the implementation of operation programs.
  • Give daily job instructions to Drilling contractors and Service companies.
  • Personally supervise delicate or risky operations on the rig floor.
  • Optimize operations in relation with engineering, geology and reservoir entities.
  • Ensure job preparation and anticipate potential problems to plan alternative strategies.
  • Review operating procedures.
  • Ensure or control operations daily reporting and cost in Wellview.
  • Feedback learnings to improve following wells.
  • Organize and coordinate logistics offshore.
  • Participate in crisis response situations if required.


  • Drive performance as an operational priority
  • Ensure lessons learned process is followed: capturing, feedback to town, implementation on next wells
  • Challenge programs to improve well delivery durations by strong contact with town
  • Analyze live data and propose performance improvement actions