Position: Motorman

Positions Available 4
Industry Oil & Gas
Location Halifax, NS
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 30th Oct 17
Contract type Full Time
Reference ID 11952
Contact Careers careers@puglisevich.com

Position details


Reports to:              Mechanic

Location:                  Offshore, Nova Scotia

Unit:                          Noble Regina Allen, Jack Up


The Motorman works under the direction of the Mechanic to assist in routine maintenance and repair of rig drilling, auxiliary, and support systems to meet operational requirements as directed. 


  • Must be Canadian or have a work permit / visa to work in Canada
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1+ year of experience working on drill floor or equivalent experience
  • Basic Survival Training (BST)
  • H2S Alive
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Fall Protection
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Regulatory Awareness
  • CAPP Medical
  • Able to operate software applications as applicable to position
  • Must pass Drug Screen and Background/Pre-Employment Screening Checks



  • Assist in ensuring that incomplete repairs and projects are finished within the scheduled time of completion in order to keep a backlog of work to a minimum.
  • Assist in ensuring that equipment failure is kept to a minimum and within contractual limits.
  • Assist to ensure entries on permits, isolation tags and logs accurately reflect the current status of equipment.
  • Participate in company approved and recommended training as required both on and offshore.
  • Ensure compliance with Noble’s HSE Management System thus allowing for safe, efficient operations.
  • Ensure the motor room is kept clean and all equipment is properly stowed.
  • Attend and participate in pre-tour, post tour and special operations and weekly safety meetings.
  • Ensure all maintenance operations are proceeding in a safe manner, and responsible for correcting or notifying responsible persons of any unsafe acts and/or conditions which exist.
  • Perform preventative maintenance in accordance with the preventative maintenance program.
  • Maintain the engine room daily operating logs.
  • Ensure all compound components are regularly oiled and lubricated, and appropriate rotations made.
  • Perform general maintenance around the engine room area keeping motor room and machinery spaces clean and painted.
  • Assist the Mechanic, Electrician, Rig Maintenance Supervisor, 1st Engineer and Chief Engineer in maintaining all rig power generating equipment and drives, blowout manifold, accumulator and lines, and all air, fuel, water, cooling and heating systems.
  • 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 interview will be contacted.



Company Info

Company: Puglisevich