Company: Prime Ocean
Skills: Ships Mate / Officer
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Hourly rate based on 7 Day Rotating Payroll (40 Hours Regular Time/44 Hours Overtime Guaranteed)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Prime Ocean is Seeking Experienced 3rd Mates with DP experience to fill positions in the US Gulf of Mexico and Internationally!

Eager to get back offshore? Get your foot in the door with Prime Ocean. We are seeking 3rd Mates with offshore DP experience to fill roles with premium drilling contractors.

Successful Candidates WILL:

  • Possess a valid: Driver's License, THUET/BOSIET/FOET, RigPass/SafeGulf, TWIC, USCG 3rd Mate's License, DP Unlimited License, and STCW Medical.
  • Must reside in the United States due to travel restrictions.
  • Have previous experience working as a 3rd Mate on a vessel.
  • Possess or be willing to obtain a 10-panel drug screen and Marshall Islands Flagship License.

Prime Ocean's roles are suited to those who are unemployed or engaged in a job which enables them to leave for extended periods of time.

Prime Ocean is a personnel solutions company with a focus on the drilling, marine and the engineering sectors.


Built upon the core values of excellent service delivery, safety, compliance, urgency and attention to detail, we are regarded my many as the preferred crewing agency and recruitment partner for their needs.


Prime Ocean are ISO9001 certified, a member of the IADC and TRACE approved.