How To Work Offshore
What is offshore job?
There are many people who dream about working on a offshore drilling rig. But keep one thing in a mind that you are going to work there and not going on holiday. Here you will find what offshore job is really like.
Offshore jobs give you good salary, and there is high potential for pay increases, bonuses, and other incentives depending upon when and where you work. But working on an offshore oil rig can be a physically and mentally demanding and draining. However, if you are an energetic, hard-working individual with a craving for an adventurous profession in a new, exciting location, you could be the perfect candidate for a career on an offshore oil rig.
How many types of jobs available on offshore?
Basically there are four different sections according to the operation in offshore drilling rigs.
What are the wages on board cruise ships?
Offshore salaries are higher than what you would earn ashore with your qualification and experience. It is very rewarding. An entry level can earn US $50,000 – US $80,000 per annum and this only involves working 6 months out of the year. Other technical and professional positions can make US $70,000 – US $220,000 per annum. Most companies provides major medical insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, profit sharing and 401 K programs.
How is life on oil rig?
Although workers stays in the middle of the ocean, most accommodation meets 4 or 5 star hotel standards. The food, which is provided to rig workers is usually of high quality and is available at number of different times during the day and night
There are several leisure activities on oil rigs which are different in the various units. Modern oil rigs have been made more comfortable than before as there are fitness rooms for workout during any spare time.
There are also games you can play with your colleagues as well as the watching of movies or you could simply rest in the room allocated to you. Oil rigs also have smoking zones where smokers are provided with safety matches.