You may be based offshore on a platform or drilling rig, or onshore in a workshop, and may be required to work shifts.
As a welder, your duties will include:
You will need a welding qualification, an offshore survival certificate if your job is based offshore). You will also need a coding test for the type of welding work required.
Employers may also be looking for an apprenticeship in fabrication and welding.
£16,000-£19,000, rising to £20,000 upwards once experienced
You could become an NDT (non destructive testing) technician, workshop supervisor, or become involved with welding inspection.
CONTRACTS CONSULTANCY LTD
Tel: +44 (0) 208 333 4141
162-164 Upper Richmond Road,
London, SW15 2SL, UK
Oil & Gas Recruitment, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia
CCL CONTRACTS CONSULTANCY INC
Tel: +1 (0) 713 425 6304
11200 Richmond, Suite 430,
Houston, Texas 77082, USA
Energy Staffing Agency, North America, South America, Oceania