Mud Engineer

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  • Regions North America
  • Country United States
  • City Casper
  • Type of Employment Contract to Permanent
  • Job number WTSmcott24952

About the job

Mud Engineer
Contract Role
Only candidates with the legal right to work in the US without sponsorship will be considered for this role
·       $550 / day
·       20 On / 10 Off – Includes Travel
·       2 Years Mud Engineer Experience
·       Mud School Completed
·       Provide onsite services to the operator by measuring, testing, and supervising the running of fluid mixing and pumping, including technical analysis and specific recommendations for controlling fluid properties.
·       Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
o   Review mud program to prepare orders and mixing plans
o   Write procedures for mixing mud and handling of products
o   Gather chemical or fluid samples for testing
o   Test fluids to determine trends and identify contaminants
o   Record mud testing results to identify trends
o   Interpret data from mud property checks to evaluate treatment or action required
o   Determine the cause of mud, hole, or system problems so correct treatment can be recommended
o   Determine chemical treatment to optimize drilling parameters
o   Advise clients on potential treatments or improvements to the mud system based on data analysis and mud testing
o   Make recommendations concerning solids control processes to ensure the equipment is optimized for economic solids removal
o   Supervise rig personnel when performing chemical additions and recording drilling fluids parameters
o   Manage product inventory to ensure availability
o   Establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and rig personnel- Maintain environmental discharge and consumption records as required by legislation or client
o   Comply with company and customer health and safety procedures
o   Follow daily reporting processes and procedures
o   Monitory daily drilling operations to reduce or eliminate problems associated with drilling mud
“VEVRAA Federal Contractor. Priority referral of vets requested. An Equal Opportunity Employer: females, minorities, veterans, disabled and other protected groups.


  • 2 Years Mud Engineer Experience
  • Mud School Completed
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