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Tool Specialist

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Operations & Maintenace
  • Date posted: 20/03/2019
  • Job reference: VR/44121
This vacancy has now expired.
Our client now has an immediate requirement for a experienced tool specialist to join their team on an ongoing ad hoc offshore contract role. Candidate must have previous experience running downhole tools to be considered for this position. Only those with the right to work in the UK should apply.

Job Summary:
Provide technical support and oversee the rigging up and running of various downhole wellbore cleaning tools. Assembles and prepares tools for rig site delivery and oversees the related processes and procedures associated with mechanical wellbore clean-up in the field.
Reports to Field Service Manager, Location Manager or Operations Manager
Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
-Interface effectively with company man and rig personnel
-Review mud program and ensure cleanup chemicals pumped as per agreed schedule/simulation with fluids engineer
-Consult with rig crew during rig up, operation and retrieval of downhole tools
-Inspect and measure finished assemblies to determine conformance to specifications
-Oversee the related processes and procedures associated with mechanical wellbore clean up in the field
-Monitor effectiveness of downhole tool performance
-Answer client questions concerning operating parameters, dimensions, and limitations
-Review schematics, tool programs, and operator well completion diagrams
-Supervise drifting & any other QA requirements of individual tools and assemblies
-Supervise correct make up torque for tools assemblies, cleanup operations and safe handling during transfer of tools
-Complete all required paperwork related to the operation
-Clean tools prior to loading into basket for backload
Previous Experience and Competencies:
High school
3 to 10 years
Run history required to demonstrate the tool types previously ran so evaluation can be determined as to experience level.