Position: Rig Administrator

Positions Available 2
Industry Oil & Gas
Location 1959 Upper Water Street, Suite 1301
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 15th Jan 18
Contract type Contract
Reference ID 12760
Contact Careers NS careersns@puglisevich.com

Position details




REPORTS TO: Offshore Installation Manager


LOCATION: Offshore Nova Scotia

TYPE OF RIG: Semisubmersible, West Aquarius



JOB SUMMARY: Operate and maintain communication equipment in the radio room(s) and administer POB, lifeboat and cabin allocations



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • One year experience in the offshore industry or merchant navy
  • Able to operate software applications as applicable to position
  • Proficient in verbal and written English language skills and able to effectively communicate
  • 3+ years previous experience in a role with 6th generation semi-sub drilling rig
  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background/Pre-Employment Screening Checks.
  • Complete competency requirements for current position and work towards gaining competency in the next position



  • Establishes and coordinates all radio communications
  • Receives and transmits radio communications in accordance with applicable international regulations
  • Responsible for continually updating POB and lifeboat lists as personnel movements take place
  • Performs and coordinates isolation of radio equipment and transmissions during periods of radio silence
  • Responsible for correspondence associated with helicopter operations, including radio communications with the heliport, weather, helicopters, passengers and cargo manifests
  • Inspection and maintenance of radio equipment, associated batteries and antenna’s
  • Administration duties as instructed and directed by supervisor
  • Organize crew change activities, accommodation, air and ground transportation
  • Maintains a log of all aircraft activities
  • Be conversant in the company’s data bases SAMS, TMS, Synergi etc.
  • Ensure that the permit to work and isolation systems are strictly adhered
  • Ensure that approved rig operating procedures are adhered to at all times.  Report all unsafe activities, situations, and potential hazards to supervisor
  • Actively participate in weekly rig and departmental safety meetings
  • Actively participate in the Safety Management Systems
  • Ensure housekeeping is maintained in assigned areas
  • Effectively use all safety and environmental tools employed by Seadrill (4-point check, OBS cards, PTW etc.)
  • Complete training requirements in a timely manner as per Seadrill training matrix
  • Perform all emergency duties as per designation on the station bill


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.

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



Company Info

Company: Puglisevich