Ensco is another one of its largest offshore drilling contractors. In 2009 they moved to the United Kingdom and opened a new headquarters in London. In 2011 Ensco announced that they’re buying Pride International to create the second largest offshore drilling company in the world.
Ensco has eight ultra-deepwater semisubmersible rigs in service, three being constructed, and 40 jackup rigs. They operate in the most prolific oilfields in the oceans, with a special emphasis on deepwater drilling.
Most of their rigs are able to work in 8500 feet of water, with some of the newer ones able to drill in up to 10,000 feet of water.
With the announcement that they are purchasing Pride International, they will have the second largest fleet in the world. This is going to present a ton of opportunities for people looking for Ensco offshore jobs.
Ensco claims to provide one of the best benefit packages in the entire offshore industry. They want to make sure that you and your family are taking care of in case of accident or disability. They also want to make sure you have a good retirement and financial security.
Do this, they offer medical, dental, and vision insurance packages. Ensco also offers its workers life and disability insurance, as well as several retirement savings plans. So not only will you make a lot of money when you’re hired for Ensco offshore jobs, you can save a lot too.
Ensco has a large training program. They have a giant on the job training program for you to prove your competency and meet all required industry standards. When you’re hired they also have many safety and professional development programs to help you get ahead.
If you’re still in school and want to be an engineer, you will want to look into their specialized engineer training program. They also offer a compareable management program.
Current Job Openings
Ensco is currently hiring for offshore workers in Asia, Europe, Africa, North America, South America, and in their deepwater areas.
Because they work so much in deepwater drilling, many Ensco offshore jobs are needed in this area. For example, subsea engineers are in demand.
You can look at all Ensco offshore jobs at their jobs website.
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