Getting a job on an oil rig with no experience can prove difficult, but to improve the chances of getting a job, it is best for the recruit to spend time working in construction or at sea and off-shore jobs. Working at t... More » Business & Finance Careers Job Search

Drilling rigs use pumps in several ways, depending on the stage of the drilling process, with the first use of the pump sucking mud up from the drill reservoir until it reaches the oil. When the rig locates oil, the rig ... More » Business & Finance Industries

To find out where an offshore oil rig is located, use the rig search tool that's available on, as of 2015. Reports of land and offshore oil rig locations are available with a subscription to More » Business & Finance Industries

Tips for finding a job with an offshore drilling company include searching the employment sections of offshore drilling company's websites, expanding the search beyond oil companies and looking on general job hunting sit... More » Business & Finance Careers Job Search

Searching through online job boards such as Craigslist or Freelancer and visiting potential employers face-to-face to submit resumes can improve an individual's chances of finding a local job. Alternatively, skilled indi... More » Business & Finance Careers Job Search

Some jobs that can be done with tower cranes are involved in the shipping and construction industries. In construction, tower cranes lift steel, concrete and other materials used in the development of a large building st... More » Business & Finance Careers Job Search

Sources that list overseas construction jobs include,, and, as of 2015. The jobs may be with American companies that operate internationally as well as com... More » Business & Finance Careers Job Search