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Roughneck / Roustabout opportunities in Denver

Lead Roustabout, Colorado

Job location: Evans, CO
Some of the main duties and responsibilities for this position will include leading the assembly and repair of oilfield equipment and machinery found on different oil rigs across the Colorado oilfields, operating some of the heavy duty equipment, in part a backhoe, as well as vehicles and lifts, normally used while performing daily duties of roustabout on iol rig. Provides immediate supervision over the work of greenhand roustabouts, who are junior members of roustabout crew. Salary: generous, negotiable. This position also requires great physical strength and endurance because of the constant need to lift, carry, and relocate heavy and bulky objects around the rig.
Ad status: SUSPENDED. No more new applications, please. Ad status: CLOSED.

Roughneck Position on Oil Rigs, Denver Oil and Gas Basin

Vacancy heading: Oilfield Roughneck Employment
The hiring company: Ginzmur Consultants, looking to fill a vacancy of Roughneck, acting on the behalf of a small sized Colorado based oil drilling contractor, working in oilfield development sector.
Candidate's desired professional competency areas: Workover or Completion, Roughneck
Salary: $28.000 per year, work by shifts, rotation schedule.
Job opening location: outside Greater Denver area, the USA, employment type: Shiftworker. Ad status: CLOSED.

Employer Overview

Oil & Gas recruitment agency is looking for good candidate to fill oil rig job opening of Roughneck. The work will be on oil drilling rig, located outside the area of Greater Denver, USA.

    Job Market Overview

    Denver oil and gas Basin, often also referred to as D-J Basin, found in the eastern Colorado, offers quite a deal of oilfield jobs and plays important role as a source of jobs with ample salaries, that can be found on employment market.

    The people have been looking for opportunities on oil rigs in the Denver Basin since the discovery of oil there in 1901, the same as oil rig operators kept being on the outlook for both unskilled/semiskilled, and highly skilled personnel to ensure oil production on Colorado oilfields never stops, which makes the hiring process running respectively. The trades that are the highest in demand on oil rigs in the area of Denver, CO, are roustabout, roughneck, derrickman, driller and assistant driller, derrickman, truck driver, motorman, rig mechanic, rig welder, crane operator, pipefitter, galleyhand, to list just a few, and many of the positions on oil drilling rigs like these, never require college degree or vocational training or even graduation from any sort of a prolonged oilfield specific training program, while the salaries exceed median income of employees in industries outside oil and gas production not only in Colorado, but across entire America.

Cascade Drilling LP with its corporate office in Woodinville, WA, is another company that recruits and trains new and experienced drilling employees in many states of the USA, specifically through its offices in Ocala, Florida; Indianapolis (IN); Midland, NC (704) 888-5375; Northborough, Massachusetts; Aiken, SC phone: (803) 220-3735; Dundee (Ohio); Marietta (Ohio); New Brunswick, New Jersey - (732) 296-6620; Keene, CA; Fife (Washington); Little Falls (Minnesota); Orlando, Florida; Tampa, FL tel.: (813) 626-1717; Flint (Michigan); San Diego (California); Gardner, Massachusetts tel.: (978) 730-1200; Santee, CA 619) tel: 596-0644; Golden, Colorado - phone number: (303) 423-2547; Millersville, MD - tel: (410) 987-8590; Woodinville (Washington) tel: (425) 485-8908; Schofield, Wisconsin; West Sacramento, CA (916) 638-1169; Las Vegas (Nevada); Santa Ana, California - phone number: (714) 647-6290; Huntsville (Alabama); Boise, Idaho 6480 Contractors Street tel: (208) 345-0878; Richmond (California) telephone:(510) 478-0858; Memphis (TN) (731) 445-8206; Houston, Texas - (832) 532-5435; Cascade Technical Services: Albany, New York: Schenectady, NY (518) 355-2201; New Ellenton, South Carolina; Golden, Colorado - (303) 423-2547; Peoria, Arizona; Concord, California - (510) 280-2865; Portland, Oregon; Upland (California) phone: (909) 946-1605; Lynbrook, NY - (516) 596-6300; The recent vacancies that were filled by the Cascade Drilling during the last 6 months in Colorado, included: 1) Field Technician in Golden CO - Vironex 2) Shop Mechanic in Golden, CO - Vironex 3) Assistant Driller, oil rig jobs. Cascade Drilling LP at the moment of writing this review was reported to operate 19 locations across the USA, providing all sort of drilling services for different industries, including oil & gas. BP, Shell/Texaco and Chevron for quite a time have been using services of this oil drilling contractor - that's why, we believe, it makes sense to look for oil rig jobs with them, including entry-level positions like Roustabout, Roughneck, Galleyhand etc.

Roughneck / Floorhand employment opportunity

Job Title: Roughneck / Floorhand, land based rigs job
Who's hiring: the job provider chose to stay confidential.
Associated competency areas for a good candidate: Utility hand, Roughneck. Availability of a manufacturing background in hydraulics, pneumatics, welding, fitting the drilling machines and devices is an advantage.
Earlier experience: oilfield working experience is a pre-requisite, preferably on oil exploration rigs, workover or completion experience is OK either, greenhand jobseekers don't bother to submit CV, only the individuals with over 2 years of working on oilfields are eligible to apply.
Salary: starts at $32,000
Opportunity site: within the easy reach from Denver, USA. Ad status: CLOSED.

The summary of work description: Currently the oil drilling contractor is in search for Roughneck (Floorhand), who would also work as a Driller Assistant. This is oil extracting opportunity for US citizen, living in Denver area or willing to travel once a month and work 28/28 rotation schedule. If hiring is offered, a candidate for this Roughneck position will have to submit to drug/alcohol abuse screening by the method of testing hair follicles, if the results of test are positive, the offer of employment will be revoked. In this position the Roughneck on a land based oil drilling rig will be required to operate mechanisms and instruments, available on oil rig, if need occurs. Most of the working time will stay on the rig floor, helping the Driller or Assistant Driller to perform wide range of operations, such as: making connections, clean up oil spills, tripping pipe, handling tongs, assisting with the boring tube, cleaning the tube, etc. Sometimes will take up the role of Lead Roustabout and supervise laborers and roustabout crew performing routine maintenance operations on wells, facilities, or surrounding grounds. Related opportunity: Deckhand.

Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC and its subsifiaries

Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC operates land based oil drilling rigs, mostly in the continental United States and the western provinces of Canada. Patterson-UTI Drilling Canada Ltd and Patterson UTI Energy Arabia DMCC are its subsidiaries: Patterson-UTI Drilling Canada Ltd Phone: 780-955-7777 1306 8th Street, Nisku (hiring office), Alberta T9E 7M1; Patterson UTI Energy Arabia DMCC Phone: +971 4 448 7233 27th Floor, Office No. 27-07 Jumeirah Lake Towers Cluster O, Reef Tower P.O. 5003301 Dubai UAE.

Oil rig jobs with Swift Worldwide Resources Co

Swift Worldwide Resources is a known recruiting company for oil & gas industry, that hires specialist employees and workers to man not only offshore and land based oil rigs in the USA and Canada, but also staffs oil drilling facilities for oil drilling contractors, working on oilfield exploration and production projects in Australia, Pacific Asia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS or former USSR countries), Europe, Middle East, and Africa. If you are looking to be hired on oil rigs in the North America, here's a brief list of the cities and localities, where the Swift Worldwide Resources offices can be found: New Orleans, LA USA; Terrace, BC CA; Whiting, IN USA; Calgary, AB Canada; Midland, TX USA; Houston, TX USA; Anchorage, Alaska USA.

Particularly in Colorado you can find the SWR office in Centennial, CO - Centennial, CO US 11999 E. Caley Avenue, 80111. Being a leading name in the Oil & Gas staffing industry, Swift Worldwide Resources is continuously on the outlook for both skilled and semiskilled entry level candidates to fill positions on oil rigs across the biggest oil producing states, such as Texas, Alaska, Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh area, where both office staff and oil rig servicing workers like Roughnecks and Roustabouts are required), North Dakota, New Mexico, and others. This is a company that might offer oil rig job placement for foreigners as well.

Job Offer for: Oil & Gas Safety Professional in Denver, CO

This oil & gas job offer comes from Kleinfelder, Inc., an international, San Diego (Ca) incorporated consultancy with over 60 local offices across the USA, Canada, and Australia. What's offered this time by this employer, is a part time (20 hours per week) job for an experienced Oil & Gas Industry Safety Professional. The position might well change its status to a permanent full time job. The vacancy location: Rolling Hills (Casper/Douglas) Wyoming area, but there's an option to operate from Denver CO. The candidate will primarily be tasked by implementation of onshore SEMS programs and recommended practices on their clients, who are oil and gas operators in Wyoming, facilities. To qualify, an applicant should have at least 5 years of previous experience in the field and be expert in the Wyoming OSHA Oil and Gas requirements. The remuneration will comprise excellent salary (negotiable) and social benefits package, including life insurance, paid holidays, 401 (K) plan, as well as compensation for dental, vision, and general medical care. Job offer status: CLOSED.

Motorhand, job opening in Colorado oilfields

Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Corp. is hiring a Motorhand (Motorman) to work on oil rigs in DJ Basin (Colorado). The company is a known oil drilling and well services contractor in the since 2005 that currently owns 15 drilling rigs and 8 coiled tubing well service units with opportunities of getting job on oil rigs in other parts of the USA and Canada, like jobs on oil rigs in Williston Basin in North Dakota, in the Eagle Ford Shale and Austin Chalk in South Texas. Ad status: CLOSED.

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Xtreme Drilling also works on oil production projects in the foreign countries, for example in the Middle East, where at the time of writing this review the Xtreme Drilling operated 2 deep coil service rigs.

Oil Rig Electrician

Job Location: oil rigs in the state of Colorado

From the same company: Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Corporation are looking to hire Oil Rig Electricians to work on land based oil rigs of Colorado in Denver Basin. Pre-requisites for Rig Electrician vacancy include: IADC Rig Pass; Second Line Well Control (BOP); H2S and First Aid; Rig Rescue, Boiler Ticket, Gas Monitoring, and Fire Exit; Minimum 5 years experience as Rig Electrician; Fall Protection and Confined Space Training; Valid CDL. Job offer status: CLOSED.

Derrickman, Derrickhand - Greeley CO

Pre-requisites: Minimum education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Skills and experience: good understanding of and prolonged hands-on experience in oilfield operations, at least 2 years of experience as Floorhand/Roughneck. Must have good knowledge of how to maintain and repair diesel motors, swivels pumps, transmissions, circulating systems. Salary and job details are to be discussed. Details upon request.


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