Vacancy: Drilling Supervisor

Roles and responsibilities

  • Responsible for the execution of the drilling program maintaining maximum HSE and operational efficiency;
  • Supervise the drilling operation in the most effective and efficient way;
  • Manage onsite operations safely and efficiently, and lead field personnel to deliver the business objectives, in full compliance with relevant standards, policies and legislation;
  • Ensure that the required materials and equipment is available on time;
  • Ensure that all reports are swiftly established and are communicated to the people concerned;
  • Ensure realisation of all activities according to specifications as defined in the work plan;
  • Observe all company Health, Safety, Security and Environmental instructions, act in safe manner and avoid unnecessary risks to personnel;
  • Provide leadership, direction and coaching to the staff;
  • Demonstrate HSE leadership and commitment by actively participating in the onsite HSE programs.


  • BSc Petroleum Engineering/Mechanical Engineering or similar or attained this level by proven experience;
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Excellent leadership and organisational skills;
  • Excellent communicational skills;
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent Dutch and German oral and written communication skills is a plus;
  • Skilled in law and regulations regarding the drilling, work over (interventions), QHSE and abandonment operations;
  • Extensive knowledge of Well control processes and in the possession of  a valid IWCF Rotary Drilling Well control, Supervisory level;
  • Skilled in drilling, production technology, completions, well testing and drilling equipment;
  • Skilled in logistical processes.

Acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated