US oil gas jobs
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As home to supermajors, as well as a plethora of smaller, independent energy players, the US boasts one of the largest concentrations of energy personnel in the world. With its insatiable appetite for energy resources, the United States is the world's single largest consumer of oil, using as much as 20.73 million barrels per day as of 2008. Recently, interest has peaked in the vast quantity of untapped natural gas resources in the US, the reserves of which were inventoried in 2008 at 238 Tcf, with producers specifically targeting the nation's promising shale formations for this energy commodity.


Duties will vary from onshore to offshore and by rig type, but in general, the Derrickman is a senior member of the drill crew and reports to the Driller. Responsibilities include pipe handling during tripping operations and maintaining and repairing mud pumps and associated equipment while drilling. The Derrickman monitors the properties of drilling fluid being pumped down hole and treats the fluid on a regular basis to maintain those properties.

Derrickman Jobs in US

Derrick Hand

Ranger Energy
Milliken
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Derrickman|Well Servicing & Testing

Derrick Hand

Ranger Energy
Williston
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Derrickman|Well Servicing & Testing

Derrickhand

Basic Energy Services
Big Lake
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Derrickman

Derrickhand (DC)

Basic Energy Services
Denver City
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Derrickman

Driller

Schlumberger
Odessa
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Derrickman|Driller