HSE Superintendent – West Texas

Precision Drilling


HSE Superintendent – West Texas

Company: Precision Drilling Co., LP

Location: West, Texas (Must live in Odessa, TX or be willing to relocate)

Work Schedule:  Monday-Friday



Responsible for implementation of HSE management system (MS), processes, policies, and tools for assigned rigs; Drives ownership, responsibility, and accountability for HSE; Communicates effectively to drive consistent implementation and compliance to the HSE MS, trend, and measure the HSE leading and lagging indicators for the daily management of the rigs; Champions HSE to continuously drive HSE Performance. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: 



  • 24-hour HSE support to employees in the designated operational area providing daily coaching and support to the field staff, coaching and training employees; Spend 80% of time in the field, maintaining focus to overall company objectives  
  • Provide HSE leadership, support, coaching, and training at all levels in the field and shops; Responsible for implementing HSE objectives and performance measures during all drilling operational activities  
  • Coaches, demonstrates and leads Key Beliefs, Life-Saving Actions, HSE MS policies, procedures, and tools 
  • Continuous assessment and communication of HSE data and KPIs to monitor leading and lagging indicators  
  • Proficient in Regulatory requirements, PD HSE MS policies, and industry best practices ensuring compliance 
  • Coach, train, and support employees on the HSE MS policies, processes, and tools to achieve Target Zero 
  • Conduct rig HSE assessments, and inspections, monitor corrective actions for completion 
  • Ensures hazard identification and controls (Hazard Assessments) are completed and controls are in place for all tasks   
  • Participate in risk management and HSE activities including risk assessments, audits, HSE meetings, onsite work activities, weekly safety meetings, morning operations meetings, etc. 
  • Partner with the Field Superintendent continuously providing leading and lagging indicator information and action plans to close gaps; Manage and provide regular feedback to ensure compliance to the HSE MS 
  • Responsible for post-incident management including preparation and submittal of incident reports and corrective action follow-up as per the HSE MS; Participate in incident investigation; Committee meetings; Responsible to communicate incident status to management 
  • Assist in the implementation of the rig Emergency Management Plan 
  • Develop, revise, conduct, and/or coordinate HSE training as needed
  • Verify that required HSE training is being completed in a timely manner for rig-based personnel
  • Communicate with Field Training and Development Managers for training inquiries specific to HSE for rig-based employees 


Knowledge & Skills

  • Strong communication skills and an ability to work at all levels to implement effective programs
  • Proficiency with written and email communication including use of MS Office (Word, Excel, etc.) 
  • Motivated to develop skills associated with HSE professional practices, procedures, and regulations 
  • Strong desire to support all levels of personnel 
  • Ability to identify and implement improvements 
  • Ability to perform under stressful conditions  
  • Analytical skills  
  • Probability and decision-making skills  
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy  
  • Effective organizational skills  
  • Investigation skills 



BS/BA degree preferred in Safety related program



  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant oilfield experience with a proven excellent safety record 
  • 3-5 years of experience in a heavy industry/construction environment (drilling rig experience preferred) with a proven excellent safety record 
  • HSE credentials and/or certifications preferred 
  • Strong working knowledge of HSE Management Systems 
  • Strong working knowledge of Regulatory requirements 
  • Experience in Hazard Assessment and Incident Investigation 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be eligible to drive a Company vehicle, including the ability to meet requirements of the Company’s Vehicle Use Agreement and Driving Policy 



  • 401(k) matching up to 5%
  • Group Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Health Savings Account (Employer Contributions)
  • Life Insurance, AD&D & Disability
  • Telemedicine Services
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Employee Incentive Plan
  • 3 Weeks Annual Vacation
  • 2 Weeks Annual PTO

To apply for this job please visit jobs.precisiondrilling.com.