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Drilling Manager

Atlanta, GA
May 16, 2020

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Kevin Amos

Loganville, Ga. USA *****

Ph: America- 001-404-***-****

Nationality: American Passport exp.: 11-2026

Date of Birth: 6th Oct 1971 Well Sharp Well Control Exp.: 05-2020



I graduated from Jena High School in 1989. I have worked on offshore rigs as well as land based rigs. I am a very safety concious, goal oriented, open minded team player with a strive for excellence. As my list of employers and experience will show, I have worked in several aspects of the industry such as drilling, completion, work-ever, could tubing and snubbing I have the supervisor level of Well control training (IADC). I have worked in H2S rich environments on 1000 to 3000hp SCR, VFD, Amphion rigs drilling vertcal, deviated, horizontal, and extended reach wells both over balanced and under balanced . With and without rotating heads. 5 to15k BOPs (Shaffer and Cameron U-type.)


February 2019 - Current Masquerade (Concert Venue)

Head of Security/Stage Hand,

Atlanta, Ga.

April 2018 - Sept. 2018 Precision Drilling


1600hp Ampion land rig


October 2017-March 2018 Contractor for Fed-Ex Supply Chain

Quality Assurance Lead of Dell Computer and Intergrated Rack Systems.

Ensure builders follow strict specific build document instructions so customer

is 100% pleased with end product.

Lebanon, Tn. Warehouse

September 2016 – July 2017 Grey Wolf Drilling International

Rig Manager

3000 Amphion Land Rig HTHP wells


January 2012- September 2016 Weatherford Drilling Int. Rig Manager

1500HP IDM Land Rig

I oversee the nightly operations of the Rig and personnel on an Exploration well in Kenya, Africa, Saudi Arabia, and Algeria.

1500Hp VFD IDM and IDEAL touchscreen cyber Drilling system with 750tn Can Rig TDS, Jieneng 1600 mud pumps.

April ’11- Nov. ‘2011 Momentum Engineering Toolpusher.

Land rig, Jack-up- Dubai, Iraq, Caspian Sea

Mobilized the shipment of 1000hp Wilson telescoping Double with 250tn Bowen TDS from Dubai to Iraq.

I am to help oversee the Commissioning of a 3000hp new-build Jack-up in Astrakhan, Russia. that will work for Dragon Oil in the Caspian Sea once fully commissioned.

Ma 09 – Dec. 10. Burgan Well Drilling Toolpusher.

Land rig 135,136 & 137 - Kuwait.

Toolpusher on a new Chinese built NOV 3000hp Slingshot, land rig, EDS drilling system, touch screen, joystick rig, 750 ton NOV TDS, NATIONAL 14P-220 MUD PUMPS drilling deep vertical and horizontal gas wells for KOC rigs 135, 136, and 137.

Nov 08 – Feb 09 Nabors Arabia in Saudi Arabia Toolpusher.

Positioned as a Toolpusher on a 2000hp Lee C Moore land rig with A National Oilwell topdrive and National Oilwell FB-1600 mud pumps. Company unfortunately lost the drilling contract and I was laid off.

Dec 07 – Dec 08 Burgan Well Drilling Company, Kuwait Driller

Driller on a 1500H/P Modern mobile with a Varco TDS-11, and a 3000 hp NOV SLINGSHOT semi-automated cyber chair land rig with a 750ton NOV topdrive system, National 14p-220 mud pumps, drilling deep vertical gas wells and intermediate oilwells working in Wafra field Operated by Chevron, and KOC gas fields in North Kuwait.

Jan 04 – Oct 07 Griffin Electric - Atlanta, GA Electrician.

Jan 95 – Mar 00 Sundowner Offshore Services Inc. Derrickman / Driller

POSITION: Derrickman - 2 years Driller - 3 years

HISTORY: Employed for 5 years on a lOOOhp platform rig

Nov. 93- Nov. 94 Chiles Offshore Floor hand

Floor hand and Shaker hand on jack-up rig

HISTORY: 6 months - floor hand 6 months - shaker hand

May 93 – Nov 93 Western Oceanic Floor hand

POSITION: Floor hand on a jack-up rig

HISTORY: 6 months - floor hand

May 92 – May 93 Justiss Drilling Company Motorman

HISTORY: 6 months - floor hand 6 months – motorman

Jan 91 - May 92 Robertson and Sons Roustabout

HISTORY: 1.5 years working with pumping units, treaters, tank batteries and different aspects and tools of the production process.

May 89 – Jan 91 Bo Gray Casing Company Stabber / Tong Operator

HISTORY: 1.5 years of running casing for various land rig operations.


Completed STOP safety training program while employed with Sundowner Offshore Services Inc.

Completed the Confined Space Entry/Rescue Class provided by Consulting & Safety Specialists Inc.

Completed the Leadership Training for the Rig Team course provided by the Randy Smith Drilling School.

Completed a 10 hour course in Construction Safety and Health provided by the U.S. Department of Labor/Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

Completed H2S training. (by Nabors Arabia)

Completed the supervisory curriculum of the Drilling- Surface stack program. Exp. 11-2013

Currently certified in Standard First Aid. (by Nabors Arabia)

Certified as Emergency First Responder by American Red Cross (expired)

Certified in Adult CPR (by Nabors Arabia)

Certified in basic firefighting (by Nabors Arabia)


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