• Company:
    Ensign Energy
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:

Rig 970


Ensign Australia has a new and exciting drilling project based in Western Australia and we are seeking candidates for Leasehands.

To be considered, you must be a Western Australia local due to current travel restrictions around COVID-19. Due to the travel restrictions, and for the duration of the first well only (est 90 days), the roster will be a 2:1.

The Leasehand role requires you to have an ability to learn and perform manual skills and develop a working knowledge of safe drilling operations.


+ Assist Crew with maintenance of rig equipment and tubulars as directed

+ Maintain areas of responsibility in clean, tidy and safe condition

+ Assist in movement of equipment about the rig and between the rig and transport loads

+ Assist the drilling crew as directed in measurement, labelling and recording detail of casing and drill pipe

+ Assist drill crew as directed in rigging up, rigging down and running of blow out prevention (BOP) stack

+ Perform relieving duties on the drill floor as required

+ Report any unsafe condition or practice at once to a Superior

+ Have a working knowledge of basic knots, splices, wire line sling handling and general rigging practices


+ Previous Mining / Oil & Gas experience

+ Previous experience in either Labourer / Manual Handling type roles


+ Senior First Aid


+ 4×4 Operate Vehicles in the Field

+ Breathing Apparatus

+ Confined Space Training

+ Gas Testing and Monitoring

+ Working At Heights

If this opportunity sounds exciting and you are looking for the next step in your career, please submit your application outlining which position you are applying for.

Ensign Australia Pty Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants must have working rights in Australia to be eligible to apply.


ID: 2020-1124

External Company Name: Ensign Energy Services Inc.

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