Entry-Level Oil Rig Jobs
Some of the most frequently offered oil rig jobs, meaning they do not require previous hands-on experience or at most up to 2 years of experience in related specialty or position on oil rigs, include: Roustabout, Roughneck, Welder, Scaffolder, Medic, Radio room Operator, Rig Safety and Training Co-ordinator (RSTC), Materials Man (Storeman), Painter (including Painter with certificate of Rope Access Technician), Mud Engineer, and some of low end specialized positions like Pipefitter, Maintenance Roustabout, or Galleyhand in the kitchen on offshore oil rig, including trainee and apprentice jobs.
For typical responsibilities and entry-level oil rig job descriptions feel free to consult section Popular of this web site, or you may send enquiry for a specific vacancy responsibilities description to the site editors. Alternately job seekers can do their own research on the Internet, or use this specialized consultancy, called Rigworker, that we highly recommend, if you're interested in finding entry-level oil rig job via assisted oil rig job semi-automatic CV/Resumeé online mailing service.
Some open information that pertains to the recruiters, manning/crewing agencies, and drilling contractors that hire crews to work on offshore rigs has been added recently, and it is the info, intended in part for greenhand offshore entry-level job seekers that would like to work as offshore oil rig crew members in different department on offshore oil rigs from the drilldeck to catering department, both entry-level and advanced, on offshore platforms. By the way, the easiest way to break into offshore oil production industry should be through catering positions like Dishwasher, Kitchen Helper, Galleyhand, Laundryman, Janitor, Stewart, Prep Cook. These are positions on offshore oil rig that besides great salary also offer less exposure to many risks offshore employment is often associated with, and they can be found anywhere in the world, from the US part of the Gulf of Mexico to the oil producing countries of the Middle East like Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Iraq, Iran etc., where you find employment with some of the biggest oil companies of the world.