Oil and Gas - Drilling/ Well Servicing Crews


Location: Toowoomba

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

About Ventia

Ventia’s Rig & Well Services is Australia’s largest provider of onshore drilling and well servicing. We specialise in rig operations across Australia’s oil, gas, and mining industries. With more than 40 years of experience, many of the world’s biggest resources and energy companies trust us with their drilling and well-servicing operations. As our business continues to expand, we are currently seeking experienced crews to fill the following positions across 3 Drilling and 14 Well Servicing rigs.

  • Day/ Night Rig Manager
  • Driller
  • Assistant Driller
  • Derrickhand
  • Leading Floorhand/ Motorhand
  • Floorhand


As industry experts in the Drilling and Well Servicing field, we provide our teams, with:

  • Family-friendly rosters – 3:3, 2:2, 2:1 depending on operation
  • Ventia has it's own fleet of planes to transfer you to and from site
  • Exposure to different style rigs with the latest technologies
  • Our operations management team is engaged with our crews and fosters a great working culture and looks after the well-being of our employees
  • You are not just a number you are a part of a tight knight team
  • Exceptional safety records, standards and practices
  • Nationally accredited and ongoing training
  • Accommodation in our award-winning camps & food cooked by qualified chefs
  • Ventia’s Rigs and Well Services contract is part of the wider Ventia business, offering a variety of opportunities for career development
  • Work with talented crews who are passionate about the work we do
  • Free and confidential 24/7 access to EAP and Ventia's Health Minds Program, 2021 'Best Mental Health Program' winner in the National Safety Awards of Excellence


  • Previous experience in Oil & Gas Well Servicing or Drilling operations as a Floorhand or above (mandatory)
  • FIFO or DIDO from Toowoomba
  • Accredited certification for role (Certificate II, III, IV and Diploma in Onshore Oil/Gas Well Servicing or Drilling Operations)
  • Open Manual Drivers Licence (Car or Higher)
  • Australian-based experience
  • Driller or higher (Valid BOP – Level 3 or 4)


If you believe that you meet the above criteria, please click the 'apply' button. Position Reference Number: 155142

We acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

NOTE: If you have not previously worked on a rig and want to start your career you need to apply to the 'Entry Level Leasehand' position. These roles are for experienced rig crew members only.

For more information: RigandWells (ventia.com)
For enquiries please contact: rwsrecruitment@ventia.com

Looking for your next opportunity in the Oil and Gas Industry? Look no further than Ventia!

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