Third Engineer, Chief Electrician, Chief Electronics Manager in a Grow­ing Offshore Drilling Com­pany


Vacancies: Third Engineer, Chief Electrician, Chief Electronics Manager

Pacific Drilling S.A. is a grow­ing offshore drilling com­pany that provides global ultra-deepwater drilling ser­vices to the oil and natural gas industry through the use of high-specification drillships.

Our corporate offices are lo­cated in Houston, Texas, with offices in Brazil, Luxembourg, Nigeria, Singapore and South Korea.

We have one of the newest and most technologi­cally advanced fleets in the world. Our vessels are all state-of-the-art, high-specification units, which benefit from a proven design and highly developed construction techniques.

Minimal Qualifications:

  • Senior School certificate (SSCE)/ West Africa Examination Council (WAEC)/ GCE O/L, OND in Nigeria is equivalent of 2 years associate degree in U.S., while HND or BSc is for 4 years (with at least 120 credits/units)
  • Nigerian in Country – resident
  • Fluent English communication skills (both oral and written)

Position: Third Engineer


  • Two years of offshore / merchant navy experience, preferably on a dynamically positioned drilling vessel and worked in the position of 2nd Engineer (3rd Engi­neer Non US).
  • An unlimited horsepower Second Engineer’s (Third class motor STCW A-lll/1) watch keeping license/certificate of competency, without limitations of horsepower, issued by his/her National Maritime Administration in compliance with the STCW Code. Medium voltage experience (1000V or higher).

Bosun –Work experience in the position or as an AB Sea- man. Valid unlimited AB certificate (STCW A-11/4).

 Position: Chief Electrician


  • Five years of offshore drilling experience in the electrical department. NOV 6th generation cyber chair experience NOV MUX control 5th operation experience or higher

Position: Chief Electronics Manager


  • Five years of offshore drilling experience in the Electrical/Electronic, department, Kongsberg or similar DP system experience.
  • NOV 6th generation cyber chair experience. NOV MUX control 5th generation experience or higher.

How to Apply:

To be considered for a position, please apply online at . No office walk-ins accepted.

To apply online:

(1)     Visit Pacific Drilling Careen page:

(2)     Select Featured Jobs (at top of page)

(3)     Select Careen in Nigeria

(4)     Apply to the desired position.

On or before 10th November, 2015