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Onshore Drilling/Drillsite Manager I

Midland - Texas - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Drilling, Completions & Geosciences - Academic Bachelor

Looking for a Drilling/Drill site Manager I to join our client for a 1 year contract in Midland, TX.  Will be responsible for the planning and safe execution of multiple drilling operations and providing assistance to corporate and field-based management teams. Will manager day-to-day operations of drilling, completions and work-overs in a safe and efficient manner.

Feel free to contact

Kelsey Davis, Account manager

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Job description

The Drilling Manager is responsible for the planning and safe execution of multiple drilling operations and providing assistance to corporate and field-based management teams. They will manager day-to-day operations of drilling, completions and workovers in a safe and efficient manner. 


  • Assumes initial control of any emergency onsite and follows the procedures outlined in the Emergency Response Plan;
  • Ensures that the rig contractor and service company personnel perform safely and efficiently and in accordance with their contractual obligations;
  • Witnesses and documents all required safety drills, testing and in-house inspections of equipment, and ensures conformity to required standard of performance and frequency. Requests mobilization of materials, equipment, and services in a timely manner and initiates the removal of redundant materials and the immediate return of rental equipment when it is no longer required;
  • Ensures that the Drilling Superintendent is fully briefed on all drilling operational matters;
  • Ensures that reports are prepared and submitted in accordance with the reporting procedures;
  • Maintains a well file on the current well and submits it to the Completions & Drilling Engineer at the completion of each well;
  • Ensures the drilling activities are in continual compliance with its HSE Management System - Facilitate, conduct HSE Risk Assessment for the drilling activities in liaison with the concerned departments;
  • Ensure compliance of Drilling contractor personnel with HSE policies procedures and standards;
  • Working as emergency controller in case of any emergency within the assigned rig and the production platform.

About you

Education- High School diploma or GED required. Bachelors in a related engineering field is a preferred


  • 5+ years of inspection experience;
  • 2+ years of fracking experience;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Experience in offshore and onshore drilling operations; 
  • Supervising experience in the oil/gas field.

What we offer

Brunel Energy provides specialist personnel to the international oil & gas, petrochemical, power generation and construction industries. Our clients are predominantly major operating companies and international engineering or construction companies. Through a network of 40 offices in 5 continents (Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and Australia) we currently second over 8,000 Technical Engineering Specialists to the largest multinational Oil & Gas Companies and major EPC Contractors, through well-established global supply agreements.


  • Contract Hire;
  • Full Time; 
  • Extremely competitive wages and benefit package.

About us

Our client is one of the world's leading integrated Energy companies. This top 10 Fortune 500 Corporation has pioneered everything from upstream exploration and production, midstream transportation, power and trading, to downstream manufacturing and retail.


  • Vacancy number: PUB154847
  • Location: Midland
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40.0
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Closing date: Sunday, April 22, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Kelsey Davis

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston

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