Rig Floor Mechanic
The Rig Floor Mechanic supervises the drilling equipment on board and carries out the necessary maintenance work on the equipment. Additionally, the Rig Floor Mechanic assists with on the job training of Floorhands and Roustabouts regarding maintenance work on hydraulic and other drilling equipment.
WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?
In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- You need to be certified mechanic
- You should have experience with equipment similar to the equipment onboard.
HOW DO I GET THERE?
You need to be a certified mechanic. After completing training, you will typically start your career offshore in a position as Floorhand or Roustabout, before progressing to Rig Floor Mechanic.