Company: Prime Ocean
Skills: A B Seaman, Ships Mate / Officer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Part Time Contractor
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 Able Seamen to fill positions in the US Gulf of Mexico!

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

Successful Candidates WILL:

  • Possess a valid: Passport/Driver's License, THUET/BOSIET/FOET, RigPass/SafeGulf, TWIC card, USCG 3rd AB License, Rigging, Advanced Firefighting, and STCW Medical.
  • Reside in the United States due to travel restrictions.
  • Have previous experience working as an AB on a deepwater drilling vessel.
  • Possess or be willing to obtain a Foreign Flagship License & 10-panel drug screen.

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.