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Wellbore Navigation Specialist (MWD) (ETX) at Nabors

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Tyler, Texas





Job Description:


Are you seeking an opportunity to show your exceptional skills and knowledge? Are you looking for a company which provides you with dynamic and challenging work environment every single day? If yes, look no further.... We are probing for individuals who are skilled, knowledgeable and are ready to work in a fast paced environment to deliver top notch solutions to cater business needs.

  • About Nabors

  • Nabors owns and operates the world's largest land-based drilling rig fleet and has one of the largest completion services and workover and well servicing rig fleets in North America. Our company is a leading provider of offshore platform workover and drilling rigs in the U.S. and multiple international markets. Nabors provides innovative drilling technology and equipment, directional drilling and comprehensive oilfield services in most of the significant oil and gas markets in the world.

  • Nabors Drilling Solutions
  • is an oil and gas service company and a division of Nabors Drilling Technologies USA, Inc. With offices in Alaska, North Dakota, East/South/and West Texas, we are positioned to service both the North American and International marketplaces. Our workforce, like our technology, is rapidly expanding and looking for a qualified Wellbore Navigation Specialist.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
    Reporting to the Field Service Supervisor, the Wellbore Navigation Specialist (MWD) is responsible for all MWD activities and equipment at the well site.

  • Communicate with the Directional Driller/Drilling Foreman to ensure all MWD requirements at the rig site are met

  • Prepare all required MWD hardware at the well-site including checking/testing all MWD tools and equipment

  • Ensure and verify that all drill collars and subs required for operating the MWD system are present at the well-site

  • Provide interpretation of MWD data to the client and/or directional drilling supervisor

  • Complete and submit all required paperwork accurately and in a timely manner

  • Ensure all upgrades and modifications are completed to the MWD system hardware and software

  • Maintain up to date knowledge base on all new technology

  • Ensure adequate and constant communication by maintaining an on-call status

  • Ensure safety policy and practices are consistently met

  • Any additional duties assigned by management

  • Shop duties as required, including but not limited to preparation of MWD kits and related equipment

  • Based on the job capacity and available personnel, hot shots deliveries may be required


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Degree or certificate in Petroleum or Engineering disciplines a plus.

  • Previous industry experience considered an asset

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Self-starter capable of working with little supervision

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

  • Must be able to deal effectively with a wide range of situations and personalities

  • Able to work well under pressure and prioritize multiple tasks

  • Able to travel throughout the United States

  • Must possess a valid driver's license