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Drilling Fluid Engineer

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH138671
  • Location: USA, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
  • Sector: Onshore, Drilling Engineering, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 03/01/2019
This vacancy has now expired.

Responsibilities and Duties:

- Review mud program to prepare orders and mixing plans

- Write procedures for mixing mud and handling of products

- Gather chemical or fluid samples for testing

- Test fluids to determine trends and identify contaminants

- Record mud testing results to identify trends

- Interpret data from mud property checks to evaluate treatment or action required

- Determine the cause of mud, hole, or system problems so correct treatment can be recommended

- Determine chemical treatment to optimize drilling parameters

- Advise clients on potential treatments or improvements to the mud system based on data analysis and mud testing

- Make recommendations concerning solids control processes to ensure the equipment is optimized for economic solids remova

l- Supervise rig personnel when performing chemical additions and recording drilling fluids parameters

- Manage product inventory to ensure availability

- Establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and rig personnel

- Maintain environmental discharge and consumption records as required by legislation or client

- Comply with company and customer health and safety procedures

- Follow daily reporting processes and procedures

- Monitory daily drilling operations to reduce or eliminate problems associated with drilling mud

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.