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Drilling Rig Supervisor - Experienced


Houston, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

Experienced Hire Rig Supervisor

As a Rig Supervisor you will direct well site operations at the well location in support of the Drilling & Subsurface Organization's role to conduct all worldwide oil and gas well drilling with an emphasis on safety, cost, and efficiency improvement. The Rig Supervisor is front and center directing the action at the well site, ensuring “Nobody Gets Hurt” and protecting the environment while ensuring the well meets all well objectives.

Primary Job Functions

• Direct day to day well site operations with emphasis on safety, environmental protection, wellbore integrity, cost control, and efficiency improvement.
• Directly work with the Drill Team (engineering and rig personnel) to execute the well program and operational procedures.
• Analyze and communicate ongoing well-related performance events and steward Drill Team efforts to improve performance.
• Manage interface with local regulators, onsite contractors, and other ExxonMobil functional groups (e.g. construction, production operations).
• Execute program in compliance with ExxonMobil Operations Integrity Management System and Company standard operations practices.

Job Requirements:

• A minimum of Five years of relevant drilling experience in supervisory positions (e.g. Rig Site Supervisor, Tool Pusher, OIM or Rig Manager).  Knowledge and experience in the areas of well control, rig equipment, wellbore design, drilling fluids, cement design, and geology.
• High level of personal and professional integrity.  Demonstrated teamwork and leadership skills, able to manage self and lead others in a diverse work team.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills.  Able to adapt communication style between leading onsite team to relaying technical information to office based team.

• Demonstrated ability to mentor less experienced rig supervisors and engineers.
• Basic computing skills (Work, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Willing and able to travel to any ExxonMobil field drilling location (domestic and international) to supervise activities on rotational work schedule.  Must have valid passport that will allow for immediate international travel.
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Willing and able to work in malarious areas and comply with Company’s Malaria Control Program, which includes a malaria  chemoprophylaxisprotocol
• Willing and able to work in outdoor and/or remote locations in various weather conditions

Preferred Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
• Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in a relevant, technical discipline (e.g. Civil, Chemical, Construction, Construction Management, Electrical, Industrial, Safety, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering Technology).
• Familiarity with challenging drilling environments (e.g. deepwater, extended reach, managed pressure drilling, high temperature / high pressure).



ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Manager, Engineer, Electrical, Geology, Oil Rig, Management, Engineering, Energy

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