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Drilling Derrick Hand - Ensign Energy Services

  • Ensign Energy Services
  • $91,776.67 - 98,370.00 / Year *
  • 18380 Academy Cir
  • Monument, CO 80132
  • Full-Time
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Ensign may have openings for this position frequently. Your application could be reviewed depending on your qualifications and job availability At Ensign, we arenotjust looking for anybody. Anybody can get a job anywhere. Our teams are made up of people who have each others back. Always. Who work harder, and smarter. Who take pride in a hard days work, and a job done right. Are resourceful. Can think on their feet. Who understand the buck stops here. Who understand what it means to Dig Deep. Why Work for Us: Competitive industry wage Single/family benefit package Eligible for matched employee savings program Opportunity for training and career development Rotational work with 5 consecutive days off per rotation What you will be doing
  • Works in a safe, healthy and environmentally protective manner
  • Checks and maintains all equipment in the mud system; is responsible for housekeeping of mud system
  • Controls mud properties and mud volume in consultation with the Mud Engineer and Driller; this includes mixing mud and chemicals with the assistance of other rig crew
  • Provides proper maintenance and operation of the mud pump(s) on the rig
  • Maintains mud equipment parts inventory, as well as mud materials
  • Handles drill pipe and drill collars, while working derrick, laying down pipe, and running casing
  • Greases crown, blocks, shale shaker, winchline, sandline and tong line sheaves and checks crown-o-matic and escape line
  • Maintains all safety belts and ropes in derrick and checks derrick pins, safety pins, electrical cords and lights, ladder and derrick cages, and all safety devices in area where they and their co-workers work
  • Operates Iron Derrickman safely while tripping and making connections, on rigs equipped with Iron Derrickman
  • Reports any unusual change in mud level or properties and if well starts to kick, readies proper equipment
  • Provides close supervision for Floorhand, giving instructions and training, while ensuring good work practices
  • Reports and corrects any unsafe work practices and safety hazards
  • Informs relief, at shift change, of both routine and unusual information regarding the job
  • Works with the Rig Manager and Driller to ensure compliance with Safety rules by all rig crew members
  • Participates in all safety programs, processes and requirements
  • Attends Operations Training up to two times per year and up to five days per training at designated locations
  • Qualifications

    If hired, you will be required to:

    be at least 18 years of age

    pass a post-offer physical examination, fitness testing, safety and aptitude tests, drug tests & background check

    provide proof of and maintain proper legal authorization to work in the United States

    arrange for reliable transportation to and from work and training locations

    speak and read English well enough to understand verbal and written safety postings, alerts and announcements, communicate with co-workers and be able to participate in job safety analysis meetings

    preferably have two three years of experience as a Floorhand and Motorhand

    Ensign United States Drilling Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Ensign provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Ensign takes affirmative action to employ, advance in employment and otherwise treat qualified individuals without discrimination as required by law.
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    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.