Drilling Consultant Jobs


DTC frequently has drilling consultant jobs available in basins throughout the U.S. Currently, we are looking for consultants with extensive drilling experience and strong leadership skills to work in Ohio/West Virginia and Texas.


Position Summary:

The Drilling Consultant provides onsite supervision of day-to-day drilling operations. This position ensures the safety of all personnel on location while successfully executing the Operator’s drilling plan and reaching target depth as quickly and cost effectively as possible. We are seeking the best in on-site supervisors to represent DTC and the Operator with the highest level of professionalism and performance.

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Drilling Consultant Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure operations are conducted in accordance with safety and environmental standards, government regulations and company policies and procedures.
  • Manage day-to-day activities of rig contractor personnel and third party contractors.
  • Maintain daily activity reports, cost tracking, vendor evaluations and other reports as required.
  • Coordinate with engineering and purchasing departments to ensure necessary services/equipment are available when needed.
  • Confer with supervisor and engineers and make recommendations to optimize field operations and ensure effective teamwork between office and field personnel.
  • Responsible for all operations conducted on site or on staging areas for wellsite.


Drilling Consultant Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience as a drilling consultant
  • 7+ years of experience in horizontal drilling
  • Additional experience with under-balanced, over-pressured drilling
  • Proficiency with Pason / WellView
  • Proficiency reporting with a variety of systems
  • Strong dedication to safety
  • Possession of current well control certificate
  • Familiarity with OSHA and EPA Health & Safety Regulations
  • A working knowledge of area regulations and compliance requirements

To Apply for Drilling Consultant Jobs:

Please email your resume to [email protected] with “Drilling Consultant” in the subject line, or follow the link below to our online submission form.


DTC Energy Group Team Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Fast & reliable pay
  • Group health insurance (including independent contractors)
  • 24/7 staff support
  • Safety training courses
  • Direct deposit
  • Stable work environment
  • Career advancement
  • 401(k) plan (employees only)

What our consultants have to say about working for DTC

“I am very proud to be able to work for DTC Energy Group. The company is made up of real oilfield hands, and I feel confident knowing I’m backed by owners and officers who have the necessary experience, knowledge and wisdom.  I don’t know of any consulting companies that provide the benefits that DTC does – health insurance, retirement planning, direct deposit, safety training and sharing in the cost of Well Control School.  I appreciate all that DTC does to provide for my family and myself.”
J. BentleyDTC Energy Group Consultant

DTC Energy Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate in any employer/employee relations based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information.