Experienced Derrick and Floor Hand with over 8+years of oil field experience in every category. Very familiar with several different types of drilling rigs and work-over rigs. Also skilled at welding and other trades such as carpentry and mechanical repair. Extremely use to any and all types of elements and work environments.
Great with people
Strong mechanical aptitude
Eager to learn new trades
Good communication skills
Strong team player
Applied safety procedures and policies described in Company Safety Manual to keep our rig and crew running safely and smoothly each day.
Supervised team of two other crew members. Instructed them and assisted them with the everyday duties of tripping pipe in and out of the hole, mixing drilling mud, keeping drill time, and keeping the rig clean and safe.
Assisted Drilling and Tool pusher as ordered before, during and after each pipe trip and down-hole stem tests.
Murfin Drilling Co. LLCMarch 2011 to December 2014Derrick Hand Hays , KansasFollowed company procedures to maintain work environment in a neat and orderly condition.Responsible for wide variety of duties including, tripping pipe, mixing drilling mud, maintenance on engines,some electrical repair, cleaning and painting of rig, racking, tallying, and cleaning pipe.Followed Drillers orders.Assisted Driller with drill time, and sometimes running the rig. Employees were laid off due to drastic drop in Kansas oil prices.
WW Drilling LLCJanuary 2008 to March 2011Chain Hand Wakeeney , KansasResponsible for wide variety of duties including, tripping pipe, painting and cleaning the rig, assisting the derrick hand with mixing drilling mud, some electrical repair, maintaining engines, racking, cleaning and tallying pipe. Assisted driller with drilling time. Assisted derrick hand in keeping the pits cleaned, and mixing drilling mud. Assisted backup hand and derrick hand in keeping the rig clean and orderly. Left WW Drilling in March because I was offered a higher paying drilling job with better benefits for my family and I
Chitos Well ServiceJune 2004 to January 2008Floor Hand Plainville, KansasResponsible for rigging up, doing maintenance and repairing an oil well. Usually would include, tripping rods and pipe, changing pump, and repairing rods and tubing.Would keep the rig clean by scrubbing draw works, pole, and tools each day. Responsible for running the power tongs to insure proper pipe fitting. Responsible for running the rod tongs to insure proper rod tightening. Employees were laid off due to internal company problems.
Hill City High School2004High School DiplomaHill City, KS, United States of AmericaReceived a standard High School Diploma