Department: Offshore
Location: Houston, TX

Maersk Drilling designs, develops and operates a global fleet of advanced drilling rigs. With offices throughout the world, Maersk Drilling is a global player in the offshore drilling market delivering world-class drilling efficiency. 

We Offer

With Maersk Drilling you are more than a number. We invite you to embark on a new offshore journey with us – with the opportunity to:  

·work with competent colleagues in an open and cooperative culture where everyone is treated with trust and respect  

·be part of a company that always puts safety on top of the agenda  

Put your career in safe hands and join our growing family of competent and passionate people. 

Key Responsibilities

As directed by the Lead Crane Operator and the Crane Operator, assist in loading/unloading cargo from supply vessels and helicopters, and in receiving or discharging supplies of fuel and bulk cargo

In accordance with instruction from the Lead Crane Operator and the Crane Operator, carry out maintenance work (including lubrication, greasing, cleaning, and painting) on hull, superstructure, cargo gear, and other deck and drilling equipment and machinery as required

Assist the drill floor crew with handling of casings and drill pipes as necessary, and assist in the mixing of mud and chemicals when requested

Relieve Floorhands on the drill floor during rests, illness, etc. when required

Carry out other due work as directed by the Marine Section Leader/Asst. Marine Section Leader or the OIM Member of helideck crew and helideck fire team

Participate in the emergency preparedness drills, the safety meetings, and on the job training


Who we are looking for

Experience as Roustabout, ship’s assistant, or have attended an approved onshore basic Roustabout course

Background as craftsman preferred

Working knowledge of English

Safety training courses and medical certificate in accordance with the requirements stipulated for regular crew by the continental shelf authority for the current operating area

Training as per the Training Matrix or as designated by Maersk Drilling

You are loyal, committed to the team, and always think safety first

Must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship

Please note: Only profiles that match our openings and meet the minimum job requirements will be eligible to be contacted for further screening


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