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Creation Date: 2013/08/07 14:24:19
Expiry Date: 2013/10/06
Ref. JB2803064

Earth Stream

Drilling Fluid Supervisor Hoist
Earth Stream

Job Description

Participates in optimizing and formulating drilling and completion fluids as per the well program in order to improve well quality and reduce completion time and cost. Plans fluid requirements, maintains inventory, and reports on utilization.

Implements and promotes the company health, safety and environmental policy, procedures, regulations and objectives; and ensures, by appropriate monitoring and review, that work is performed in a safe and environmentally sound manner.

Samples and analyzes drilling mud at regular intervals as well as whenever required in order to ensure smooth and efficient drilling operations;

Calculates and reports the daily low gravity solids percentages. Tests Oil Based Mud (OBM) upon receiving and sending to mud plant;

Plans mud and chemical requirements based on drilling operational requirements;

Ensures the mud testing equipment are available on location, well maintained and calibrated;

Reports the daily and cumulative mud utilization and cost, estimation of mud lost, and addition of fluids;

Recommends on the proper use of solids control equipment;

Maintains an inventory of material and equipment related to own area of operation. Advises and supervises rig-crew during transfers;

Submits end of the section / well recap, including “Incident Report” whenever applicable, with observations and recommendations;

Participates in the product selection of chemicals and fluids to ensure fitness-for-purpose.


Minimum of a Bachelors Degree
5 years in drilling and work-over operations

• Drilling operations
• Lab testing

Work Environment & Physical Demands
• 60% Air conditioned lab environment
• 40% rig site exposed to prevailing weather conditions
• Moderate - desert and heat exposure at rig site; long standing periods while in the lab


Minimum of a Bachelors Degree

Job Details

  • Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Company Industry: Oil/Gas
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Other
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Manages Others: No
  • Number of Vacancies: 5

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience: Min: 5
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree

Company Profile

EarthStream is a specialist global recruiting business dedicated to the energy, resources & environment sectors that is uniquely positioned to understand the interplay and increasing convergence between these sectors. We specialize exclusively in the energy, resources and environment sectors with our capability in providing staff across a range of technical, engineering, scientific and commercial disciplines. The recruiters in each of our industry specific divisions understand the unique skills and requirements of each vertical sector and where to find the best people in that field. With operations in five continents we have the coverage and experience to service our clients and candidates anywhere in the world.