Oceaneering Rigger in Morgan City, Louisiana

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Position Summary

The Rigger will be required to set up and maintain all rigging and equipment on vessels, barges, docks and platforms.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Properly identify correct rigging according to weight and size of load to be moved.
  • Set up and inspect equipment, performs minor repairs and maintenance as needed.
  • Assemble rigging to lift and move equipment/materials in worksite.
  • Perform deck maintenance/cleanup as needed.
  • Maintain rigging inventory for each vessel.
  • Set up and brace hoisting equipment using hand tools or power wrenches.
  • Ensure taglines are attached for all necessary lifts.



  • High school graduate or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Six months to one (1) year related experience.
  • Valid TWIC.

Additional Information

This position is considered OFFSHORE WORK which is characterized as follows.

  • Requires working outdoors, exposed to all weather conditions.
  • Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.
  • Includes exposure to contaminants.
  • Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32 F degrees) temperatures.
  • Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into awkward positions.
  • Requires working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

This position is considered HEAVY work.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors.

Job Title: Rigger

Location: Morgan City, Louisiana

Job ID: 12091

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time