Company: SGF Global – Venezuela Skills: Directional Driller Experience: 5 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Location: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, United States Status: Active No location/work authorization restrictions found.

 The Lead Directional Driller Speciallist (DD Specialist) performs directional drilling services and promotes the Company D&M culture. The Lead DD plans, executes, and manages all phases of a directional drilling job to deliver services that meet client expectations and D&M standards. He/she also provides technical support to clients and other D&M crew members at the wellsite. The DD Specialist is partially responsible for the training and development of any subordinate while at the wellsite.


Essential Responsibilities and Duties:


*Manages personal development and keeps informed on current Company D&M technology and strategy

*Responsible for training, coaching and mentoring less experienced DD’s following the equip training program.

*Follows the equip program and competency requirements (if applicable).

*Meets and maintains all minimum OFS Safety Training Coefficient (STC) requirements as well as job related STC.

*Reviews and appraises the performance of subordinates, consistent with performance objectives, and determines the need for additional training in a fair and consistent manner *Mentors less experienced personnel.

*Leads any directional drilling job

*Fully responsible for pre-job planning (equipment and personnel) and mobilization

*Demonstrates knowledge of all DD techniques and all surveying methods used in the location.

*Develops expertise on advanced ell planning techniques using Drilling Office

*Documents all Incident / accident events on the job, and at the office, in Quest.

*Assists clients by providing solutions for drilling issues.

*Prepares end of well reports / client’s final product delivery.

*Acts as the D&M – client focal point for drilling operations at the rig site.

*Effectively manage inventory and supplies required at the well site.

*Maintains good communication with the Client’s well site representative, rig crew and D&M field support staff

*Actively participates in Knowledge sharing

*Ensures all D&M reporting requirements are fulfilled accurately and on a timely basis

*Follows up failures with the maintenance team and ensures failure reports are closed with clients.

*Follows and complies with all Company SQ, HSE and IT standards, wears all personal protective equipment (PPE) as required.



*Learns quickly and adapts to new problems and situations

*Is a relentless and versatile learner *Pursues everything with energy, drive and a need to finish

*Uses logic to solve problems with effective solutions *Is personally committed to continuous improvement

*Listens and is able to communicate effectively with managers, peers and clients both written and verbally.


Required Experience:

LMS QUEST DMAG/GMAG D&M SQ Standards equip InTouch OFS QHSE Standards Anticollision Drilling Office DDToolbox Shock and Vibration TBT

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