Is Precision Drilling a good company to work for?

Precision Drilling has an overall rating of 4.0 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 4 Precision Drilling Review Ratings left anonymously by Precision Drilling employees, which is 3% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 100% of employees would recommend working at Precision Drilling.

What does Precision Drilling do?

Precision is a leading provider of safe and High Performance, High-Value services to the oil and gas industry. We offer customers access to an extensive fleet of highly efficient Super Series drilling rigs, supported by our digitally enabled Alpha™ suite of technologies.

How many rigs Does Precision Drilling have?

Global fleet In 2019, Precision had 109 land drilling rigs in Canada (21% of the industry total), 104 in the US (5% of total), and 13 among Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraqi Kurdistan, and Georgia.

What is a super spec rig?

Super-spec rigs are the highest end, most capable units usually associated with having 1,500-hp drawworks, a 750,000-lb hookload rating, 7,500-psi mud circulating system and multiple well pad capabilities.

Who founded Precision Drilling?

Hank Swartout
Hank Swartout founded Precision Drilling Corporation and led the Canadian company for over two decades. Under his watch, Precision became one of the world’s largest oilfield service companies with a peak value of $7 billion in 2005, employing over 15,000 workers in 34 countries.

Where does Precision Drilling operate?

We provide experienced competent employees that operate equipment in all areas including heavy oil, SAGD in northeast Alberta, and deep critical sour gas operations in Alberta’s foothills. At Precision we believe that fulfilling your career aspirations means being empowered to affect change.

How much does a drilling contractor make?

Salary Ranges for Drilling Contractors The salaries of Drilling Contractors in the US range from $39,000 to $101,040 , with a median salary of $65,319 . The middle 50% of Drilling Contractors makes between $58,969 and $65,301, with the top 83% making $101,040.

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What is the best drilling rig company to work for?

Transocean Ltd. has been crowned the most desirable oil and gas drilling contractor to work for in Rigzone’s 2019 Ideal Employer Survey (IES), which included more than 11,000 respondents from over 100 countries.

How do I become a drilling engineer?

How to become a drilling engineer

  1. Earn your bachelor’s degree. Most employers require drilling engineer candidates to have at least a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering or a related field.
  2. Participate in an internship.
  3. Gain hands-on experience.
  4. Get your license.
  5. Receive your certification.
  6. Advance your education.

Why choose Precision Drilling?

Precision Drilling is a leading provider of safe High Performance, High Value services to the oil and gas industry. At Precision we believe that fulfilling your career aspirations means being empowered to affect change. As part of our commitment to our people, we continually develop their skills and create new opportunities for advancement.

What are the warning signs of an email from Precision Drilling?

Warning signs include, but are not limited to: Receiving an email from a non-Precision Drilling email address ( The email appears to be from a Precision Drilling employee, but the email address is misspelled.

What should I do if I receive an employment offer from precision?

If you are approached, contacted and/or receive an employment offer from Precision Drilling that you believe is a scam or fraudulent, we encourage you to contact your local law enforcement. Precision’s family culture and comprehensive healthcare coverage for employees and dependents encourages long-term commitment.

Why work at precision?

Beyond creating a safe working environment, Precision takes care of its people by providing comprehensive healthcare coverage and benefits for employees and dependents. Through our Total Rewards program, we encourage employee ownership and smart retirement savings. If you’re driven to make a difference, then Precision is the place for you.