Head, Drilling Operations

Hobark International Limited (HIL)

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Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.

Job Description


  • Assumes initial control of any emergency onsite and follows the procedures outlined in the Emergency Response Plan;
  • Ensures that the rig contractor and service company personnel perform safely and efficiently and in accordance with their contractual obligations;
  • Witnesses and documents all required safety drills, testing and in-house inspections of equipment, and ensures conformity to required standard of performance and frequency.
  • Requests mobilization of materials, equipment, and services in a timely manner and initiates the removal of redundant materials and the immediate return of rental equipment when it is no longer required;
  • Ensures that the Drilling Superintendent is fully briefed on all drilling operational matters;
  • Ensures that reports are prepared and submitted in accordance with the reporting procedures;


Job Requirement:

  • Education- High School diploma or GED required. Bachelors in a related engineering field is a preferred
  • 5+ years of inspection experience;
  • 2+ years of fracking experience;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Experience in offshore and onshore drilling operations;
  • Supervising experience in the oil/gas field.

Primary Skills:

  • BSc, Drilling Engineer, Drilling Operations, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Operations, Production, QA/QC

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Hobark International Limited (HIL)

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)




Oil&Gas / Mining / Energy

Job Type


Minimum Qualification

High School (S.S.C.E)

Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years

Application Deadline