1. . Juan Castill0
4422 Thistle Pond Ct. Richmond, TX 77469
Dedicated professional with 11 years of progressive drilling experience -willing to travel.
An Individual with a proven record of accomplishments and consistent contributions
that increase efficiency and control costs through expertise in:
*On Site Drilling Operations *PreventativeManagement
*Team Building & Leadership *Quality Control Management
*Safety & Regulation Compliance
Proactive leader with the expertise totrouble shoot, initiate change and implement
reengineering/quality improvement processes while maintaining a positive, safe and
Rig Manager (2014-2015) / Driller (2013-2014)
2013 – 2015 Sidewinder Drilling
952 Echo Lane, Suite 460, Houston, TX 77024
Driller (2009 - 2013)
2003 - 2013 Coastal Drilling Land Co. LLC
311 Saratoga Blvd. Corpus Christi, TX 78417
Supervise drilling of oil and gas wells in South & West Texas regions for well-respected
oil & gas exploration companies (Motano Energy/Dan A. Hughes/Apache / Patriot
Resources). Provide leadership & training to drilling rig employees & ensure safe,
productive work to optimize production. Assisting Directional Drillers to scribe degree of
mud motor, align tool face with mwd tool, orienting tool face during sliding operations
and maintaining integrity of directional tools during drilling operations. Supervise rig
activity on double & triple rigs, preforming vertical, directional, horizontal & horizontal
under-balanced drilling using both rotary drive & top drive systems.
*Reduced Lost Time Accidents by implementing extensive job & safety training that
developed team's ability to identify isolate and eliminate work hazards.
*Ensured integrity of multi-million dollar oil field equipment, emplmented scheduled
maintenance & repair program to help avert downtime.
*Increased production, eliciting positive feedback from oil companies.
*Established & matured customer base by understanding customer satisfaction & when
necessary "put out fires" immediately to rebuild clients confidence & loyalty.
*Promoted through a series of increasingly responsible positions.
*Maintained an excellent reputation through exceptional interpersonal skills & hard
*IADC Well Control Certified *H2S Certified *First Aid & CPR
*Leadership & Communication Skills *Environmental Issue Awareness
*Maintaining a Safe & Secure Workplace *Conducting Safety Meetings
*Understanding Down Hole Mechanics *Quality Control
*Understanding Basic Concepts of Gravitational & Magnetic Tool Faces