Job title: Rigger (Offshore)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Offshore Oil & Gas
Expertise: Rigging & Lifting
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Doha, Qatar
Job published: 02-11-2022
Job ID: 32132

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Rigger (Offshore)


NATIONALITY: Indian. Limited by Visa quota

AGE LIMIT: Below 45

ABOUT COMPANY: Large Oil & Gas company in Qatar.

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE: Min of 5 years of experience working with rigging and lifting tasks, with a minimum 3 year offshore and 1 year on an offshore platform. Minimum of 3 years GCC experience. 

ESSENTIAL  QUALIFICATIONS: High School Pass/Diploma or equivalent, OPITO T-BOSIET, OPITO H2S, OPITO Rigger Stage -1. These are essential and candidates without hard cards and these qualifications will not be considered.  

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Should have good command in English.


Main Role

  • Perform day to day rigging/lifting activities on site.
  • Complete job-related risk assessments prior to the start of tasks.
  • Ensure that all tools, materials and equipment are maintained and kept in good condition.
  • Participate in the execution of shutdown tasks.
  • Undertake daily communication and coordination with offshore functions pertaining to key business matters within area of work.
  • Proactively take responsibility for self-progression by keeping abreast with latest developments, knowledge and innovations in relevant field of expertise.

SKILLS TESTING: English language to a level that satisfies the standards of the Safety English Test (SET) - to be completed before initial mobilisation. Trade/Skills tests to be completed in Kochi, prior to offer being issued. 

FINANCIAL PACKAGE: 193 QAR a day. Short-term project (6 months)

MOBILISATION: 2nd week of November 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: OGUK medical, vaccination certificate confirming 2nd dose, and in-date passport with 6 months validity is required.  

APPLICANT RESUME/CV: The client is searching for technically strong candidates. Failure to answer the screening questions during the application, will mean the candidate is automatically rejected.  We would recommend CVs are no longer than 3 pages and in word format. Download a copy of our resume / CV template here .

FEES: JP Energy is an ethical recruiter and charges no fees for recruitment. 

Background checks will be requested and submissions will be verified for legitimacy. All OPITO qualifications will be verified using 'Vantage'.

TO APPLY VISIT: and register. All candidates are required to upload a copy of their CV and complete the 1st stage screening questions.