Derrickman Resume Samples

A Derrickman or Derrickhand is a person who sits over the derrick at drilling rig fields. The exact duties vary from rig to rig, but the most common work activities performed on a day-to-day basis are listed on the Derrickman Resume as – guiding the stands of the drill pipe; monitoring the pH and calcium levels; adding chemical and oil-based fluids, and taking responsibility for mud pump and shale shakers. Other duties include – handling tubular in the derrick, maintaining the mud or drilling fluid systems; supervising the crew at all times and mixing chemicals under the supervision of the driller.

Position requirements include – the ability to read, write and speak in English, physical stamina and fitness; knowledge of using personal protective equipment; and safety in handling chemical mixtures. A high school diploma or GED is the only education requirement.

Derrickman Resume example

Derrickman Resume

Headline : Experienced ROV Superintendent with strong leadership and relationship-building skills. Over 12 years of experience in my field. Areas of expertise include Construction, De-Construction, Field Remediation, Drill Support, Drilling, Survey Work, Welding, Electrical, fiber optic, hydraulic, and the use of various subsea tools.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Man Lift, Power Tools, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Assisted in other areas of the drilling operation as directed.
    2. Acted as a lead in the pump area, mud pits, and rig floor based on direction from the Driller and Driller Trainee.
    3. Ensured correct safety procedures are followed; assists in training drill crew.
    4. Directed and coordinated crewmembers in the performance of work duties and priorities.
    5. Prepared required work permits, risk assessments and ensures Stop Work Authority and Job Safety Environmental Analyses usage.
    6. Scheduled equipment maintenance and repair with other department personnel, such as Drillers, Electricians, Motorman, and Crane Operators.
    7. Prepared handover notes for relief staff.
    8. Performed all duties in accordance with the Permit to Work system.
    9. Supervised the Roustabout assigned to assist in these areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Derrickman Resume

Objective : Customer-oriented employees focused on increasing production, minimizing equipment downtime and costs while maximizing overall operation efficiency. Take pride in work and strive to meet or exceed result expectations.

Skills : Exceptional Organizational, Quick Learner.

Description :

    1. Act as a lead in the pump area, mud pits and rig floor based on direction from the Driller.
    2. Ensured correct safety procedures were followed and assisted in training drill crew.
    3. Directed and coordinated crew members in the performance of work duties and priorities.
    4. Prepared required work permits, risk assessments and ensure Stop Work Authority and Job Safety Environmental Analyses usage.
    5. Scheduled equipment maintenance and repair with other department personnel, such as Drillers, Electricians and Motorman.
    6. Prepared handover notes for relief staff.
    7. Performed all duties in accordance with the Permit to Work System.
    8. Provided assistance in other areas of drilling operations as directed.
    9. Maintained equipment in the pump area and mud pits.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Derrickman III Resume

Objective : Meticulous Superintendent capable of juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Broad industry experience, working with Major Oil companies to ensure the highest quality of safety, and job success achieved.

Skills : Man Lift, Power Tools, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Inspected derricks, or order their inspection, prior to being raised or lowered.
    2. Inspected derricks for flaws, and clean and oil derricks in order to maintain proper working conditions.
    3. Controlled the viscosity and weight of the drilling fluid.
    4. Repaired pumps, mud tanks, and related equipment.
    5. Listened to mud pumps and check regularly for vibration and other problems, in order to ensure that rig pumps and drilling mud systems are working properly.
    6. Started pumps that circulate mud through drill pipes and boreholes to cool drill bits and flush out drill-cuttings.
    7. Supervised crew members, and provide assistance in training them.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Derrickman III Resume

Objective : To ensure all pins/bolts/nuts/connections are secure and properly torqued. Inspect all rigging equipment prior to use. Tag and remove from service any damaged cables, wire ropes, shackles, chains, slings, hooks and other equipment not meeting inspection criteria.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Assisted the Driller in drilling operations, managing tubular in the mast and on racks.
    2. Built and maintained drilling fluids.
    3. Monitored, maintained and reported the properties of the drilling fluid.
    4. Monitored and reported the drilling fluid additive inventory.
    5. Monitored, inspected, maintained, repaired and reported condition and functionality of the mud pumping, storing, processing and transferring equipment on the drilling location.
    6. Trained and mentored Motormen and Floormen who are interested in a Derrickman Position.
    7. Observed and monitored equipment operation during the extraction process in order to detect any problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Sr. Derrickman Resume

Summary : To gain a position within the company that would allow utilizing skills and knowledge as well as gain experience. Ensure all equipment areas are electrically wired for their specific hazardous area zone rating.

Skills : Technical , Mechanically Inclined, Electrical, Heavy Equipment Operations.

Description :

    1. Verified correct valve alignment prior to transferring and receiving large quantities of drilling fluids and dry powder products from supply boats and on the rig.
    2. Performed well cement operations as required, perform scheduled maintenance and replace parts on mud pumps and record pump and part hrs.
    3. Operated, rebuilt, or repaired centrifugal pumps or hydraulic equipment as needed.
    4. Monitored and adjusted drilling fluid weight and viscosity as well as track and record volumes daily.
    5. Prepared and pumped drilling fluids into well to aid in lost circulation, well stabilization, and well control, also solids control.
    6. Prepared and displaced well with different drilling fluids as needed.
    7. Performed mathematical calculations, measure, and record volumes in tanks and being transferred on and off of the vessel.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma In General Studies

Derrickman I Resume

Summary : To ensure personnel keep hands and fingers out from between equipment when guiding, aligning or assembling. Taglines, boards, or rods should be used to position equipment. Assist in IADC Category 1 and 2 inspections and implement any necessary corrective measures prior to starting operations.

Skills : Basic Computer, Forklift Operator, HVAC, and Cable Installation.

Description :

    1. Inspected derricks, or order their inspection, prior to being raised or lowered.
    2. Inspected derricks for flaws, and clean and oil derricks in order to maintain proper working conditions.
    3. Listened to mud pumps and check regularly for vibration and other problems, in order to ensure that rig pumps and drilling mud systems are working properly.
    4. Positioned and aligned derrick elements, using harnesses and platform climbing devices.
    5. Clamped holding fixtures on ends of hoisting cables.
    6. Controlled the viscosity and weight of the drilling fluid.
    7. Set and bolt crown blocks to posts at tops of derricks.
    8. Repaired pumps, mud tanks, and related equipment.
    9. Started pumps that circulated mud through drill pipes and boreholes to cool drill bits and flush out drill-cuttings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Derrickman/Executive Resume

Objective : Seeking a position in a progressive company with room for advancement. Operate drill floor equipment, handle tubular and handling tools on the rigs floor for the purpose of supporting drilling operations

Skills : Welding, Hydralics, Mechanics, Electrical, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Experienced with drilling-related HSE procedures.
    2. Significant experience with complicated directional wells.
    3. Experienced with drilling fluids and the movement of fluids around the rig.
    4. Significant experience with moving drilling rigs and the common problems associated with rig moves.
    5. Worked to help complete casing running jobs and conducted several safety meetings with third party crews that were on location.
    6. Familiar with different types of drill pipe and bottom hole assembly.
    7. Responsible for properly racking and securing pipe in derrick fingers while pulling the pipe out of the hole.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Derrickman/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Seeking full-time employment where can contribute skills and prove hardworking ability with the potential for advancement. Responsible for all work in the mast above the drilling floor and for mud drilling circulation and equipment maintenance.

Skills : Electrical, Construction, Speak Spanish, Welding.

Description :

    1. Proposed recommendations for improvements to the Company Management System or practices.
    2. Identified hazards in the workplace and implement sufficient controls to prevent incidents.
    3. Participated in pre-tour meetings and participate in and/or lead pre-task meetings.
    4. Worked under the direction of the Driller and/or Rig Manager.
    5. Worked on the monkey board during tripping operations as directed by the Driller.
    6. Monitored, maintained and reported the properties of the drilling fluid.
    7. Monitored and reported the drilling fluid additive inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Derrickman Resume

Summary : Experienced directional drilling superintendent capable of organization and management of crews, rig drilling production, daily reporting on projects, designing and implementing budgets, acquiring materials and supplies, and monitoring performances.

Skills : Excellent Leadership. Able to Follow Orders.

Description :

    1. Responsible for operating and servicing oil and gas wells.
    2. Assisted in rigging up or down, laying out the tubing, and transporting drilling and service rigs.
    3. Implemented all directional drilling plans and procedures according to the company plan and oversee all drilling operations of rig site and ensure compliance to all drilling objectives.
    4. Ensured safe daily operation of large multi-drill projects.
    5. Managed all day-to-day operational aspects of the projects and scope.
    6. Ensured the cost-effective operation of the project.
    7. Anticipated and resolved any problems or scheduling conflicts with client and field staff.
    8. Maintained project schedules and monitor progress to achieve on-time and on-budget performance.
    9. Regularly communicated with the Customer on project issues and concerns, and expand project scope.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Derrickman Resume

Summary : To assist in rigging up/down equipment Lifting, removing or installing the production equipment as required by the good operator or other designated company official.

Skills : Derickhand, Floorhand, Assistant Crane Operator.

Description :

    1. Maintained mud pumps, mud pits, and chemical rooms.
    2. Monitored mud constantly to ensure smooth drilling operations.
    3. Reported any abnormalities to driller and/or toolpusher and Company Man.
    4. Coordinated coworkers in assisting as needed, cut and slip drill line, routine maintenance on all equipment, assisting driller as needed.
    5. Controlled tubular equipment to trip in and out of the hole.
    6. Assisted in the coordination of the rig move.
    7. Assisted driller in the coordination of floor hands.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma