Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Logistics Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Salary: US$25000 - US$200000 per annum
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: North America      

Position: Rig Clerk

Job type: Consultant

Location: Gulf of Mexico operations

Petroplan is currently working with an E&P business who are in the process of increasing their Gulf of Mexico footprint by adding additional Deepwater rigs later in the year. Due to this continued expansion, a need has arisen within the business to add multiple Rig Clerks to their Gulf of Mexico operations division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the Drilling Superintendents and be heavily involved in the planning and execution phases of the drilling program. You will be involved with logistical, procurement, accounting and clerical duties to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Coordinating the logistics for Drilling and production operations materials/equipment's.
  • Liaise with Drilling supervisors and Superintendents on the ongoing logistics
  • Adheres to all federal and state regulatory requirements associated with the shipping of hazardous material
  • Ensures all data including the daily cost are entered in to Open Wells for daily report submission.

Experienced Required

  • Offshore certification is up to date
  • Previous experience working as a Rig Clerk
  • Offshore experience (Gulf of Mexico preferred)

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

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About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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