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Rig Electrician

National Drilling Company (NDC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: GP084-24

The Role

Supervises and participates the installation, repair and maintenance of all electrical equipment and related electrical elements of mechanical equipment located on assigned rig, covering AC distribution, power and lighting systems, DC electric drive systems, control boards, switch-gear assembly, SCR equipment, drilling instrument and control. Implements and follows-up on preventive maintenance program and effect breakdown repairs as required.


B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

8 years experience in maintenance and repairs of industrial electrical equipment (high voltage) AC/DC on onshore or offshore rigs including 3 years as Rig Electrician.

Computer literate, robust health and below 45 years of age.

Good knowledge of written and spoken English.

Interested candidates may apply now online.

About the Company

National Drilling Company was formed in May 1972 under the authority of his Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan to embark on drilling wells in the Emirates. The Fleet began with 2 onshore rigs and after 2 years one offshore rig was added. The fleet has now expanded to 15 onshore, 9 offshore and 6 water well rigs, all equipped with state of the art technology.

National Drilling Company is one of the largest drilling contractors in the Middle East. National Drilling Company is a 100% subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

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