Position: Radio Operator

Positions Available 4
Industry Oil & Gas
Location Halifax, NS
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 30th Oct 17
Contract type Contract
Reference ID 11946
Contact Shauna Pierce Shauna.Pierce@puglisevich.com

Position details

Radio Operator


Reports to:               Offshore Installation Manager (OIM)

Location:                  Offshore Nova Scotia
Unit:                          Noble Regina Allen, Jack Up


Operate rig communication equipment and answers phones. Carry out clerical duties such as filing and typing as directed



  • Must be Canadian or have a work permit / visa to work in Canada
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Associates degree in electrical technology or related field is preferred
  • 0-6+ months experience as a Radio Operator with another drilling contractor on a deep-weather vessel
  • 1+ years experience as a dispatcher or comparable position
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Valid GMDSS License
  • Weather Observer Training
  • Basic Survival Training (BST)
  • H2S Alive
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Regulatory Awareness
  • CAPP Medical
    • Must pass Drug Screen and Background /Pre-Employment Screening Checks
    • Must be able to work without constant supervision
    • Must have basic safety knowledge
    • Must be able to use a calculator to accurately add, subtract, multiply or divide




  • Establishes and coordinates all radio communications
  • Receives and transmits radio communication messages in accordance with applicable regulations as well as Noble’s
  • policies
  • Performs and coordinates isolation of radio transmissions during radio silence for the use of explosive devices
  • Maintains listening watch on the marine and aeronautical band emergency channels and responds to distress and
  • emergency calls. Informs and takes direction from the Master/Rig Superintendent on what assistance can be offered
    • Maintains the communications equipment and navigational aids
    • Maintains up-to-date knowledge of maritime and aeronautical related communications procedures and regulations
    • 2. Performs all duties in accordance with the Permit to Work System
    • Acts as a member of the operations team in the event of a fire or other emergency
    • Participates in meetings and drills as a member of emergency team
    • Other duties as required


It is the objective of Puglisevich to ensure employment equity within the workplace.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications, and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents in Nova Scotia will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply, please send your resume to Shauna.pierce@puglisevich.com


Company Info

Company: Puglisevich