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Oil rigger jobs worldwide

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Most popular oil rigger jobs

Oil rigger jobs include wide range of different jobs available on continental oil rigs and on offshore oil drilling platforms. The list begins from low end entry-level roustabout positions and extends all the way up through different types of the oilfield development, production, servicing workover and completion specialists to rig managers otherwise called toolpushers that take charge of, supervise, and coordinate all operations and oil rigging personnel on the oil rig. A very popular position on offshore oil rig is Roustabout. Getting hired as Roustabout should be the most common way of getting your very first employment and setting your foot in the door of so much lucrative oil drilling industry, where all positions offer salary that is second to none if you are employed outside oil and gas branch. So, applying for a position of Roustabout, could be the fastest and the easiest way to start your career in petroleum industry's upstream sector.

The other most popular oil rigger jobs are:

  • Roughneck or Driller Helper
  • Motorman (Motorhand)
  • Derrickman, Derrick Worker, Derrickhand
  • Painter
  • Materials Man, Materials Woman
  • Maintenance Roustabout
  • Assistant Driller
  • Safety Coordinator
  • Workover & Completions jobs: Foreman, Workover Supervisor, Completion Workover Consultant
  • Rig Clerk
  • Pipefitters
  • Driller
  • Electrician
  • Offshore Welder/Diver
  • Instrument Technician
  • Hydraulic Fracturing Equipment Operator (Frac Equipment Operator, Fracturing Operator)
  • Rope Access Technician
  • Mud Logger
  • Leasehand, Floorhand, Floorman
  • Drilling Foreman
  • Rig Mechanic
  • Drilling Engineer
  • Offshore Metering Technician
  • Well Test Operator
  • Service Technician

    Average salary for this segment of offshore jobs stays around $US 60,000 per annum.

    Contractors that have been hiring recently: Nabors (USA), National Oilwell Varco (Canada), ZanderMax (USA), Petrobras

    tags: Rig manager, Foreman, Offshore drilling positions on North Sea platforms. OPITO. Servicing oil drilling rigs, inspecting oilfields

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