Offshore employment questions and answers for electricians
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What are the duties of offshore rig electrician?
Rig electrician is in charge of maintenance / repair of all electrical machinery on board. Must provide permanent lighting lines, cyclically changing light bulbs.
What career advancement can I have on oil rig or drillship?
Once you entered offshore industry, in course of time you could become: Lead Electrical Technician, Electrical/Maintenance Supervisor/Chargehand, Maintenance Manager, Offshore Installation Manager.
What is the average offshore electrician salary?
Average Rig electrician salary wavering from $28k to $70k regarding to position on oil rig. For example, entry level position of assistant electrician (with no prior offshore experience) will be $28k. Once you gained some experience you'll be paid up to $34K. And for top level personnel such as Offshore Installation Manager the salary may achieve $60k-$70k per year.
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- What are the certificates required to get offshore job as Rig electrician?
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