Spanning Canada and the United States, North America is home to a plethora of major industry players, including Exxon Mobil Corp, the world's second-largest publicly traded company after Royal Dutch Shell. The region's oil and natural gas industry is focused on developing oil sands, deepwater gulf prospects and increasingly profitable shale deposits stretching across the continent. One of the premier sweet spots for deepwater exploration, the Gulf of Mexico is the largest body of water indenting the U.S. continental coastline, and its subsea developments continue to spark both national and international interest.
The Welder is a member of the maintenance crew and supports the rig in all operations requiring cutting or welding. The welder is expected to take an active part in the company's safety program and ensure that all work permits associated with a job are opened and closed in accordance with the program. The Welder will also provide assistance to other members of the Maintenance crew as needed.