DRILLER This position requires the supervision of the crews that perform different tasks on the oil rig according to the regulations of the oil company, making sure that the work of the crew follows all company policies as well as enforcing rules regarding safety and PPE requirements. A Driller must constantly verify the equipment and record the data into a log. Most importantly, the Driller is responsible for the equipment and the safety of his crew members during all operations. Summary The Driller is responsible for operating the top drive, kelly, rotary table, drawworks, mud circulating systems, and B.O.P. equipment. This position is also responsible for supervising the drillcrew and providing leadership in respect to MCG personnel. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Drill conductor hole, surface hole, intermediate hole and final phase as per the Operators drilling or well program Function and pressure test BOP's as per program Operate and / or direct operation of drawworks and other equipment and tools on the drill floor Confirm measurements of casing and total depth with Toolpusher/Rig Superintendent Coordinate running and testing of casing, wellhead equipment and BOP stack with Toolpusher/Rig Superintendent and Operator Representative Assist in taking special deviation surveys for directional driller Assist in well testing as directed by the Operator Representative and Toolpusher/Rig Superintendent Direct BOP drills while using good drilling and well control practices Kill well and maintain pump strokes during kill operation as directed by the Operator Representative and Toolpusher/Rig Superintendent Secure well in emergency situation Assist Toolpusher/Rig Superintendent to secure rig for rig move Maintain communication with control room as necessary Designate crew to sound tanks as directed during non-drilling operations or in case of emergency Make up part of emergency crew performing duties as required by station bill or as otherwise directed Manage periodic inspection and lubrication of drawworks, rotary, swivels and other associated drilling equipment Maintain and complete IADC drilling report Maintain drilling logs and records Maintain derrick or mast and associated equipment Manage operation and service of standpipe manifold and drilling fluid system equipment Manage maintenance of drilling fluids and coordinate with Mud Engineer Plan work for drill crew and ensure appropriate tools are ready for use Supervise compliance with safety policies and procedures and ensure good housekeeping practices, including directing safety meetings and completion of JRAs Communicate effectively, actively listen Provide assistance to other departments during non-drilling operations Train and evaluate direct reports Reinforce safety regulations to ensure safe work practices of the rig Perform various well calculations Interpret and respond to downhole conditions Demonstrate knowledge of Well Control Procedures Physical Demands This position requires the capability to perform heavy work. Heavy Work is defined as lifting a maximum of 100 lbs. with frequent lifting and / or carrying of objects weighing up to 50 lbs. Special note: Certain operational conditions or emergencies could require lifting loads weighing 100 lbs. or more. As a general rule, the nature of field-based work will require personnel to be able to perform certain physically demanding tasks. Work Environment There are inherent risks in any industrial environment including work activities while assigned to an oil and gas well drilling rig. Safety training program participation is mandatory and precautions are taken to ensure a safe working environment. MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE. ***Interested in this job? Click "Show me how to apply" then click "Save this Job to my Interested List". Your name will then be placed on the employer's contact referral l