Want to freshen up your drilling rig vocabulary? Study up with our #RigSpeak101 blog series.
And if you’re interested in working with Trinidad, check out our careers page for opportunities to join our team.
Rig crew basics, roughneck lingo, and rig components. You name it; we’ve explained it in our #RigSpeak101 blog series.
Rig hands can spend up to half the year away from home, often working in remote locations, and sometimes in other countries. Exposed to the elements for up to twelve and a half hours a shift, they need to be well-rested and well-fed to perform their duties safely and efficiently on the rig.
Working on a drilling rig is no desk job – it can be loud and dirty with plenty of exposure to the elements. It’s also a rewarding career with high earning potential, and a work schedule that’s far from your everyday nine to five with only three weeks’ vacation a year.
If you’re considering a career on the rigs and want to know about each position, this blog is for you. Read on as we take you through crew basics, describe rig positions, and explain why Trinidad is the employer of choice among new and experienced hands. Continue reading
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