Drilling Supervisor (Day & Night)


Acona is seeking several Drilling Supervisors for projects on the NCS, both exploration and production
  • 2-4 rotation
  • various well programs
  • participation in planning as needed



  • BSc/MSc Petroleum Engineering or similar
  • IWCF well control certificate
  • Valid offshore survival certificate
  • Valid Norwegian health certificate


  • Minimum 5 years experience as Drilling Supervisor Day or Night
  • Experience from projects with high performance focus are beneficial
  • Candidates must have documented  experience from different rigs working in Norway

Personal qualities:

  • Self-driven
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High personal motivation and drive to obtain the best HSE and operational results

Responsibilities and work tasks:

  • Provides day-to-day on-site supervision of rig-based well activities.
  • Be primary contact with the drilling contractor and third-party contractors to ensure operations are performe in accordance with operational requirements, guidelines and programs, and in a safe and cost-effective manner.
  • Keep platform manager (OIM) informed about issues relating to HSE, work management, simultaneous operations and significant technical well abnormalities. 
  • Ensure that rig and platform systems and third party equipment is adequately and properly maintained
  • Ensure that drilling and completion procedures and programs are followed as planned and conducted in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure accurate and adequate reports and records are kept regarding operations, equipment, and performance evaluation.
  • Report daily activity
  • Ensure that drills relating to well control are held on a regular basis.
  • Capture operational lessons learned for continuous performance improvement.
  • Ensure that the handover process between the offshore execution team members is effective.

Contact information

Elisabeth Berntsen
M: 45854136
T: +47 52 97 76 00


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Laberget 24, P.B. 216
4066 Stavanger, Norway
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Laberget 24, P.B. 216
4066 Stavanger, Norway

Tel. +47 52 97 76 00