Jobs for  Qualified Oil and Gas Workers

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WANTED! Experienced/Qualified Oil and Gas Workers & Associated Trades

 

Are you currently or previously experienced in the Oil and Gas Industry? OR
Do you have minimum of Certificate II in Oil & Gas Drilling/Well servicing? OR
Do you want help to develop your oil and gas working career with the help of Harness Energy? OR
Are you considering re-entering this industry for a stable, family friendly and ongoing career?

 

We work with leading industry operators and contractors with a full range of industry and trade specific roles across Australia . We add value because we are in your corner…  An overview of working benefits for you are provided below HERE.  If you are successfully employed by Harness but have a few training gaps for a particular role, we help you complete them at no cost to yourself. We can also help with prior learning recognition.

To apply for any opportunity with us however, the most important pre-requisite is  Certificate II in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate II in Well Servicing. 

Got a Question?  Call   Travis – 0419 555 154  

Positions Available for Qualified People

Floorhand

The estimated annual salary for the Floorhand position is $100,650, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Elements of the Role

  • Inspect maintain drill rig equipment including minor engine maintenance
  • Rig floor and lease operations including rigging up derrick, preparing tubing and
    piping, running and recovering drill strings and bits
  • Erect and dismantling drilling rig guy wires, casing and BOP
  • Sling and move loads
  • Report plant and equipment problems to Motorman
  • Inspect and clean drill pipe
  • Run and recover drill string and bits
  • Mix chemicals
  • Assist driller in floor operations
  • Other duties as required

 

Role has a range of requirements including:  Holds a Certificate II in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate II in Well Servicing Operations,  Site-specific competency inductions plus range of certifications. More information provided in full job description – available on request

Motorhand

The estimated annual salary for the Motorhand position is $109,800, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key role functions include:

  • Erecting and dismantling rig
  • Maintain and lubricate machinery and conduct minor repairs to engines
  • Regularly test equipment for operability and safety
  • Maintain logs and records for equipment
  • Operate and inspect forklifts, manlifts and catwalks
  • Nippling up and down functions
  • Any other duties as required

 

Role has a range of requirements including:  Holds a Certificate II in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate II in Well Servicing Operations,  Site-specific competency inductions plus range of certifications. More information provided in full job description – available on request

Derrickhand

The estimated annual salary for the Derrickhand position is $118,950, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Role Functions Include:

  • Stacking drill pipe
  • Mixing chemicals and mud as per mud engineer specifications
  • Pressure and mud testing recording
  • Maintain and operate mud systems and solids control
  • Working the derrick
  • Erecting and dismantling rig
  • Test mud for viscosity, PH, weight, water loss, filter cake and temperature of mud
  • Assist Driller in well control operations
  • Operate and maintain degasser
  • Maintain mud pumps and conduct repairs to fluid end as required
  • Clean and flush tanks
  • Dismantle mud pups
  • Monkeyboard operations

 

Role has a range of requirements including:  Holds a Certificate III in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate III in Well Servicing Operations,  Site-specific competency inductions plus range of certifications. More information provided in full job description – available on request

Assistant Driller

The estimated annual salary for the Assistant Driller position is $128,100, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Functions of this role include:

  • Operate drill rig under supervision
  • Supervision of drilling crew
  • Assist with the planning of drilling operation
  • Ensure relative constant circulation of mud
  •  Take preventative action when mud circulation rate changes or mud pit level increases
  • Run or assist in running special tools into the hole such as; logging, testing & fishing
    tools, core barrel and down hole motors
  • Compile safety audits, daily drilling reports, bottom hole assembly and kill sheets
  • Conduct drills: BOP prevention, fire, stretched and flow checks
  • Apply for appropriate work permits

Role has a range of requirements including:  Holds a Certificate III in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate III in Well Servicing Operations,  Site-specific competency inductions plus range of certifications. More information provided in full job description – available on request

Driller

The estimated annual salary for the Driller position is $150,060, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

This role has key functions including:

  • Operate drill rig controls and hoisting equipment
  • Responsible for well control
  • Monitor down hole conditions
  • Carries out on the job training and evaluation of rig crew
  • Compile safety audit reports, drilling reports, BHA, kill sheets and drilling logs
  • Complete tour reports, pipe tally sheets and safety meeting records
  • Conducts drills: blow out prevention, dire, stretcher and flow checks
  • Ensure that crew understands and follows company policies and procedures

 

Role has a range of requirements including:  Holds a Certificate IV in Drilling Oil / Gas (onshore) or Certificate IV in Well Servicing Operations,  Site-specific competency inductions plus range of certifications. More information provided in full job description – available on request

Rig Mechanic

The estimated annual salary for the Rig Mechanic position is $137,250, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Functions of Role

  • Ensure that all operation of machinery, mechanical and drilling equipment is carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with the manufacturers' specifications
  • Diagnosing faults, servicing, and carrying out necessary repairs on air compressors, pumps, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, drilling equipment and diesel engines
  • Repair and maintain all vital machinery aboard the rig, including machinery involved
    in drilling operations
  • Ensure that personal protective equipment (PPE) is used correctly
  • Ensure that all fuels, lubricants, gases, paints and any hazardous materials are
    properly stored and handled at rig site and campsite
  • Supervise the dismantling, packaging and preparation of mechanical equipment for
    rig moves, including re-assembly at new locations
  • Maintain and repair all machinery and mechanical equipment on the rig and camp
  • Liaise with the Rig Manager, Driller and Electrician to schedule maintenance of rig
    equipment
  • Participate in all safety meetings, fire and B.O.P drills and safety training programs
  • Any other duties as required

 

Selection Criteria include

  • Hold relevant qualifications or experience in line with the position applied for
  • Experience in the Oil & Gas industry is highly regarded
  • Exposure to a working a rotational lifestyle in harsh environments
  • Applicants MUST have the legal right to work in Australia at the time of your application

Rig Electrician

The estimated annual salary for the Rig Electrician position is $137,250, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Functions of Role

  • Fault diagnosis; extent of repairs, liaise with designated person for action, disassemble units and components for further investigation
  • Demonstrate knowledge of electrical systems such as, general, PLC and hazardous area compliance competency
  • Communicate to all relevant personnel on commissioning, servicing and maintenance, defects and modifications to minimise risk
  • Team work in trouble shooting and diagnosing damage of drilling equipment, pumps, generators and motors
  • Ensure the preventative maintenance program for all drilling plant, top drives, pumps, hydraulics, generators, motors, vehicles and equipment is carried out in accordance
    with the maintenance schedule
  • Have a sound background with current drilling rig operations including camps
  • Actively participate in using methods to reduce operational risk.

 

Selection Criteria include

  • Hold relevant qualifications or experience in line with the position applied for
  • Experience in the Oil & Gas industry is highly regarded
  • Exposure to a working a rotational lifestyle in harsh environments
  • Applicants MUST have the legal right to work in Australia at the time of your application

Rig Welder

The estimated annual salary for the Rig Welder position is $137,250, working on a nice even time roster of 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off. This amount could increase a lot more where additional work hours are completed.

Key Functions of Role

  • Work on oil rigs (large platforms erected to carry out oil drilling, processing, and storage)
  • Use specialised equipment to weld metals on the rig.
  • Reinforcing the infrastructure necessary to extract and process oil and natural gases.
  • Construct pipes, bond metals to create beams, vessels, and pipes, and ensure the proper use, maintenance, and storage of welding equipment.

 

Selection Criteria include

  • Hold relevant qualifications or experience in line with the position applied for
  • Experience in the Oil & Gas industry is highly regarded
  • Exposure to a working a rotational lifestyle in harsh environments
  • Applicants MUST have the legal right to work in Australia at the time of your application

Why Work with Harness and in the Oil and Gas Industry?

Even Time Rosters

Family Friendly

To fit your needs Harness offers regular recurring roster options such as:
10 days on 10 days off,
2 weeks on and off.
3 weeks on and 3 off. 

On-going, Sustainable Employment

Harness Helps Secure Ongoing Employment

– We employ you with a view to keeping you employed across a rich network of clients
-On-going and sustainable
-Multiple- year opportunities

Career Development & Training

Training for Career Development

– Harness provides HR support services
– Your personalised training pathway
– FREE access to qualifications and short courses
– Training organised to develop & bridge gaps.o

Recognition of Prior Learning

Your Experience (eg trade/offshore) or Learning

– Recognition is possible with our support
– Applies to experience and/or learning
– Training can be refreshed for FREE for currency
– Eligibility applies across Australia

Australia-Wide Opportunities

Mobilise from Home State

– We have opportunities in every state –
– Doesn’t matter which state you live in
– Comprehensive Rig Crews required in all states
– Mobilisation includes from your home state

FIFO delivers Real Benefits

FIFO has Real Benefits

– Fits your family needs – get quality time
– Includes accommodation, meals and travel
– Mobilise from your closest major airport
– Work 1/2 the year and earn a full year’s income

Financially Worthwhile

Financially Rewarding

Every net $ you earn you keep
– No accommodation, food or travel costs
– Top industry rates of pay- 6 figures+
– 1/2 day rates for travel days

Chase the $$$

Maximise Your Earnings

– Access more frequent rosters
– Overtime opportunities
– Uneven roster opportunities eg 3:1

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