Job Detail (DrillingOperations Manager Corbetti Geothermal Project)
DrillingOperations Manager Corbetti Geothermal Project

DrillingOperations Manager Corbetti Geothermal Project

Job Requirments

The Drilling Operations Manager (DOM) will be a full-time employeebased in Ethiopia reporting to the Project Director. He/shewill lead the drilling function for Corbetti and will oversee the final design,planning and safe execution of the Project drilling program. Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following: 1. Lead the drilling function of CGCand act as the primary contact for all the Project’s drilling matters. 2. Be aware of all Project workstreams and communicateregularly with other managers, contractors, third-party consultants and stakeholders including investors, lenders and governmental agencies. 3. Ensure that adequate resources exist to fulfil CGCs drilling plans (e.g. personnel, rigs, equipment). 4. Contribute to setting, monitoring and reporting of drilling performance measures for the Project. 5. Be familiar with all project documentation, particularly that related to the geothermal field development,geology, geochemistry, geophysics, drilling services agreement, PPA and IA, and all relevant permits and licences. 6. Depending on timing of appointment, contribute to tendering, negotiation, finalisation and amendments to the drilling services agreement. 7. Ensure that the necessary drilling processes and procedures exist and ensure compliance with local legislative requirements and internal standards. 8. Oversee the implementation of these processes and ensure all drilling-related employees and contractors meet the appropriate national and international standards. 9. Together with the Project Director, oversee recruitment of the necessary personnel or contractors for drilling supervision, well testing, and well-field operations. 10. Take line manager responsibility for the drilling team, carry out staff training and professional development. 11. Manage the performance of third party service providers to the drilling function, with a primary focus on the drilling contractor. 12. Take responsibility for the safety of drilling operations at site and oversee the performance of the drilling contractor, drilling supervisors/company men, drilling engineersand well-testing contractor. 13. Be accountable for operational performance, including cost management of drilling operations. 14. Oversee the preparation of [daily and monthly] drilling reports to management and produce other memos/reports as required to document drilling plans and activities. Present at Board meetings as and when required. 15. Provide rig site engineering support and assistance to the Drilling Supervisors as required. This includes coordinating with supporting experts, on and off site. 16. Provide required logistical support for a continuous un-interrupted drilling program including coordination for the timely supply of materials, equipment, services and personnel to the project storage area and/or rig site. 17. Take responsibility for responding to and resolving issues escalated by the drilling team at site, developing revisions or enhancements to solve and troubleshoot drilling problems, while coordinating with other departments where necessary. 18. Ensure wells are planned and constructed as per design and internal processes. 19. Oversee the issuance of the notice to proceed to the drilling contractor, supervise the mobilisation process, participate in drilling rig inspections and ensure that the rig is on site and ready to spud by the agreed date. 20. Provide input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. 21. Take responsibility for overseeing the drilling budget and provide input into the Project budget as required.

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Working locaion

Addis Ababa ,

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