Pioneer Natural Resources is in need of experienced Drilling Foremen for the upcoming exploration season. These positions will start November 2011 and run through April 2012.

Steve Lewis, Exploration Drilling Team Leader for PNR, contacted me directly to provide details about these openings. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great organization.

If interested, please email Steve at the address given below.

Here's the job posting:


Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Night Drilling Supervisor. The positions are seasonal from November 2011 through April 2012 on a contract consultant basis.

The positions open will be on both the Oooguruk development rig and on the winter exploration rig.

Minimum requirements are ten years of direct experience in either rig operation or drilling engineering in the execution of ERD horizontal wells. Toolpusher or Company Man experience, preferably on the North Slope, is preferred. Computer literacy in daily well report software is required.

Pay scale is dependent on experience but Pioneer is a dynamic company which welcomes initiative and compensates accordingly.

Interested applicants should send resume and contact information to:

Stephen K. Lewis
Exploration Drilling Team Leader
Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska

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Thanks & good luck!