Company: Puglisevich
Skills: Driller
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

COMPANY/CLIENT: Puglisevich on behalf of Odfjell Drilling

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 121 Kelsey Drive, St. John's, NL A1B 0C7




SUPERVISES: Derrickhands and Roughnecks

SALARY RANGE: $91,000.00 - $123,000.00 CAD

BENEFITS: Benefits Package Applicable (Medical/Dental Benefits, Travel Insurance), Foreign Service Premium (appliable when employee is travelling outside of Home Country)

LOCATION: Offshore Newfoundland, Canada

TYPE OF RIG: DP3 6th Generation Ultra-Deepwater Semi-Submersible, Hercules

ROTATION: 28/28 while in NL

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Contract, Full Time

CONTRACT: Short Term Contract; Estimate 5-6 Months


JOB SUMMARY: Organize the jobs in the drilling areas and assisting the driller in conducting the drilling and well operation in a safe manner according to plans and procedures.

  • Drilling Technical Courses or Equivalent
  • 1 year experience as Derrickman or Higher on a 6th Generation AKMH Ultra-Deepwater Semi-Submersible
  • 4+ years previous experience in a role with 6th Generation Ultra-Deepwater Semi-Submersible
  • 3+ years previous experience with AKER and MHWirth equipment
  • HPHT Experience
  • Structured and organized mindset
  • High level of integrity
  • Analytical ability
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background/Pre-Employment Screening Checks


  • Assist the Driller in leading the drill crew in accordance with Odfjell' s vision and values.
  • Know all members on the drill crew.
  • Take necessary action against unacceptable behavior.
  • Assign tasks to the drill crew in agreement with the Driller.

  • Perform on the job training of members in the drill crew.
  • Be in accordance with own competence requirements at all times.

  • Coordinate the work of the drill crew.
  • Coordinate / perform maintenance activities.
  • Work as driller if required or for training purposes.
  • Ensure that the drilling equipment is operated in a proper manner within its capacity limits and at the correct tempo.
  • Contribute to good communication between all involved in the ongoing operation.
  • Organize drilling equipment for operation.
  • Measure and register all 3rd party downhole equipment prior to use.
  • Emergency duties according to the unit's emergency organization.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

The above is intended as a summary of the key requirements for the position and is not intended to be complete list of all duties and responsibilities.

It is the objective of Odfjell Drilling to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications, and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents in Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.

To be considered for this position, candidates must apply specifically to this ad.

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Position Requirements Position Assistant Driller Location Puglisevich Crews & Services Limited - NL EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Puglisevich provides qualified personnel to drilling contractors, ensuring continued productivity and efficiency on their offshore rigs. At the same time, we offer candidates the chance to start or continue an exciting career in a dynamic and challenging offshore environment!


We specialize in contract and temporary positions, that could potentially to lead to full time positions. Our main goal is for employees to be successful in obtaining full time employment offshore, in an equal time rotation.


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