Rig Manager - Saudi Arabia

Job Description

Company: Nabors Drilling International Gulf FZE
Skills: Rig Manager
Other Skills: Preferred candidate with at least 5 years Rig Manager experience in current employer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Rotational Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive
Location: Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia

The Rig Manager is responsible for the safe, economic and efficient operation of the rig in accordance with Nabors Rig Management System (RMS) and in a manner that meets or exceeds the Operator's expectations.


To demonstrate and promote safety leadership to the rig crews
To plan and manage the activities of the drilling crews such that drilling operations are conducted:
Safely, efficiently and effectively
In accordance with Nabors and Operator's policies and to the highest standards of international good oilfield practice
In conformance with applicable legislation and standards.
To work with the Operator's representatives and those of other contractors at site to optimize the use of resources, achieve cohesion of the inputs to drilling operations and to create a spirit of cross-company teamwork
To apply your experience directly in the event of non-routine activities on the rig and to assume control and manage the crews and resources in the event of an incipient or actual emergency or incident
To advise the Field Superintendent / Area Manager and Operator's representative of all issues which could merit their attention
To maintain, and enhance as appropriate, the rig and associated equipment to retain its asset value and marketability, and to continuously develop improvements to rig site practices so as to enhance safety and performance