Scientific Drilling Inc.
  • 21-Aug-2013 to 20-Nov-2014 (CST)
  • OPS: Canada
  • Calgary, AB, CAN
  • Full Time

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Scientific Drilling International currently has multiple job openings for Directional Drillers in Canada. 


Duties & Responsiblities:

  • The Senior and Second Directional Driller performs directional drilling services at the well site without direct supervision.
  • The Senior and Second DD plans, executes, and manages all phases of directional drilling jobs of low-to-moderate complexity to deliver quality service that meets client expectations and SDI standards.
  • Service quality, job preparation, planning, and job safety are key directives of this job.
  • Manages own personal development and maintains current competencies described in the competency section.
  • Senior DD's are responsible for training, coaching, and mentoring second and trainee DDs.
  • Meets and maintains all minimum Safety Training requirements.
  • Second DD's assists more experienced Senior DDs at the well site until he/she gains the required experience and proficiency necessary to advance.
  • Senior DD's demonstrates advanced knowledge of all DD techniques and all surveying methods used in the location.
  • Assists with pre-job planning and equipment preparation.
  • Performs kick-offs under difficult situations (deep, high angle, and with anti-collision risks).
  • Develops skill on intermediate well planning using Well Plan and Compass.
  • Helps in the preparation of End of Well Reports and final client data delivery.
  • Assists the DD Coordinator and Senior DD in the preparation of well site reports.
  • Senior DD's are able to hold a tour without supervision.

 Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Learns quickly and adapts to new problems and situations.
  • Pursues every job with drive and determination.
  • Uses logic to solve problems with effective solutions.
  • Is personally committed to continuous improvement.
  • Listens and is able to communicate effectively with managers, peers, and clients, both written and verbally.
  • Presents self with professional appearance and behavior.



  • High School Diploma, GED or relevant job experience required.
  • WinServ
  • Surveyor
  • Online Proficiency Exam
  • Online Shock and Vibration
  • Online Torque, Drag & Hydraulics
  • Required HSE Courses
  • Mag Comp

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
Scientific Drilling Inc.


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