Supervises the execution of installation and maintenance activities related to equipment within his domain both on site and/or in the drilling workshop. This includes checking manufacturers’ as built drawings, confirming conformity to purchase order and verifying accuracy of received equipment. Plans maintenance activities and determines appropriate procedures, ensures availability of required materials, spares and equipment, liaisons with operations in the areas of common concern. Investigates and troubleshoots equipment problems.
Ensures optimum utilization of contracted wireline services and participates in administering contracts within his domain. Supervises the maintenance and repairs of equipment at local workshops.
Ensures that ADCO HSE policies, procedures and programs are implemented and strictly adhered to in his area of responsibility.
Key Performance Indicators
Inspects and ensures that the correct equipment within his domain are available and in good condition before installation.
Rig downtime due to shortages in equipment.
Safely installs, tests and evaluate all types of equipment within his domain.
Coordination with DS on site regarding the running and testing relevant equipment.
Safe working practices at all times. No lost time
Supervises inspection and other maintenance work carried on equipment in the drilling workshop.
Instructions issued to subordinates
Timely completion to set specification.
Cost effectiveness of in house vs. outsourcing.
Maintains all tools and accessories used for installing plugs and testing wellheads and X-Mas trees or completion/wireline equipment and ensures that all the spare parts are available. Keeps inventory of all tools available at the rig and Drilling Workshop for his job.
Well prepared and well equipped crew.
Optimum level of maintenance stock materials and spares. Minimal stock write offs.
Workshop is well equipped and high availability of machines. Rational use of out side workshops.
Good housekeeping and safe practices.
Supervises equipment repair at manufacturers workshops in Abu Dhabi and prepares related monthly reports on the status of such equipment.
Rational use of outside assistance
Overhaul and maintenance work complies with ADCO and international standards including API standards.
Co-ordinates with field operations on the assessment of wellhead equipment or completion /wireline equipment based on ADCO field experience.
Reporting system for equipment failures and recommendations.
Reports on defects or problems with equipment, in assigned areas and makes necessary recommendation for improving the equipment and installation procedures.
Accurately diagnoses technical problems.
Prepare accurate reports highlighting anticipated maintenance and operations snags.
Conducts monthly meeting and discuss the operations and safety issues.
Reduction in equipment failures.
Checks and confirms optimum usage of equipment within his domain.
Understanding of requirements for different types of wells.
Participates in the well programs in the relevant section related to his domain.
Understanding of drilling and workover plans.
Analyzes and troubleshoots problems related to equipment within his domain.
Feasibility and practicality of recommended solutions and alternatives.
Ensures availability of service contractors and equipment at the well site as required by the rigs.
Optimum utilization of the DD forecasted requirements
Visits rigs to supervise operations related to his domain, recommends changes/ developments in methods and techniques used aiming at reducing cost and improving efficiency.
Quality of reports, analyses and actions recommended to meet changing conditions.
Feasibility and nature of cost saving and efficiency improvement recommendations.
Discusses with service companies work progress and use of equipment and techniques to cope with operational requirements.
Ability to understand and analyze job requirement of tools, equipment and techniques in different operational situation
Updates standard designs, procedures and other related equipment requirements.
Establishes required modifications to well programs and takes appropriate actions.
Ability to evaluate completion/testing programs’ changing requirements during life operations.
Conducts regular visits to facilities of equipment suppliers to ensure equipment are in good working condition and to supervise maintenance work on ADCO equipment.
Number of visits and quality of visit reports and reported findings and recommendations therein.
Availability and reliability of contractors’ facilitiesand equipment.
Drafts inquires for local machining of equipment, issues minor work orders and task orders for the inspection/repair of relevant equipment.
Availability and reliability of equipment under Drilling custody.
Timely follow up on maintenance/repair work.
Evaluates new techniques introduced in ADCO operations and assists in technical evaluation of equipment inquiries, as required.
Keeps abreast of technological development in the field of drilling and completion equipment and techniques in the oil/ production industry and recommends their adoption.
Draws on the experience of other oil companies.
Aware of latest technologies.
Participates in the training and development of assigned UAE national employees. Administer on the job training/familiarization programs.
O-J-T programs are developed for new employees.
Timely and accurate reporting on progress.
Knows the Company health, safety and environmental policy, procedures, regulations and objectives as they relate to his area of responsibility, and ensures that they are effectively implemented in his domain.
Safe working at all times. 0LTI
Effective accident investigation and follow up.
Effective monitoring and review of contractors and service companies work practices.
Effective implementation of SMS plan.
B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering or related engineering discipline.
5 years' experience in drilling including 2 years’ well site experience and 2-3 years in drilling, completion and/or wireline equipment operations and procurement.