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Rig Superintendent

Full time at weatherford in Saudi Arabia
Posted on November 23, 2022

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Weatherford is a leading global energy services company. Our world-class experts partner with customers to optimize their resources and realize the full potential of their assets. Across our operating locations, including manufacturing, research and development, service, and training facilities, operators choose us for strategic solutions that add efficiency, flexibility, and responsibility to any energy operation.

We are focused on technology development, digital solutions, and defining our footprint in the new energy space. Our ability to provide integrated solutions across our segments will be critical to growth in our core operations and the energy transition.

Energy producers face unique challenges every day, so it is our job to create solutions that enhance safety, streamline operations, and sustain uptime to meet or exceed their targets. We operate across the global energy landscape employing some of the best diverse talent in the industry. At Weatherford, we understand the value each individual brings to the table. We celebrate diversity in all its forms and are immensely proud of our workforce. We invite you to join our passionate, talented, word-class team.

When you join Weatherford, you instantly feel connected to something bigger - a community that is grounded by our core values and driven to create innovative solutions for our customers. We celebrate each other's successes, grow together, and learn from each other constantly. Individually, we are impressive. Together, we are unstoppable. We are One Weatherford.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and provides you a challenging and enriching career path, with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.




  • As Rig Superintendent you will be respresent the company in all operational matters. Your overall responsibility will include:
  • The safe and efficient operation within the sphere of authority granted; stimulate, supervise, direct, and evaluate the performance of key operational personnel within the organization; protect the companies best interest at all times.
  • Usually responsible for an operational administrative function; directing several professional and other groups engaged in interrelated engineering, operational or managerial responsibilities.
  • Participates in short and long-range planning and take independent decisions for practical and economical problem-solving.
  • May supervise large groups containing both professional and non-professional staff or may exercise authority over a small group of highly qualified professionals in complex technical applications.
  • Responsible for technical framework effecting the long-range planning, coordination and making long-lasting management decisions in conjunction with the relevant managers
  • Operates with broad management authority, without technical guidance and limited only by general objectives and policies of the organisation.
  • Reviewing and evaluating technical work, selects schedules and coordinates to attain job objectives







  • Engineering degree or business degree (with additional technical qualification) or a relevant experience and ability to demonstrate strong technical / commercial aptitude.
  • 5-10 years experience as Rig Superintendent
  • Excellent proficiency for field calculations, usage of Landmark engineering suite of softwares (Stresscheck, Wellplan etc.).
  • Excellent computer skills, MS server, sharepoint services, e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet use for preparation of job specific procedures and dealing with amendments to existing procedures.
  • Valid or able to obtain IADC Certificate is essential.

Knowledge Skills & Abilities:



  • Must be able to provide sound and experienced advice in operational matters.
  • Must be able to contribute in the preparation of schedules and should have strong planning capabilities.
  • Must possess knowledge of general accepted financial and budgeting practices
  • Strong technical / operational competencies
  • A team player who is focused on getting results, with strong analytical skills, ability to interpret and develop statistical reports and calculations.
  • Good command of the English language and preferably other languages


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