Current Vacancies

DSL is currently interested in receiving CV’s and skill profiles from the following :-

Personnel & Logistics co-ordinator
Added on October 12, 2021

DSL are looking for a Personnel & Logistics co-ordinator to assist with the recruitment and mobilisation of personnel to offshore/overseas locations, to provide a variety of support to the Personnel & Logistics department, to include but not limited to:


To assist with the recruitment and mobilisation of personnel to offshore/overseas
locations, to provide a variety of administration support to the Personnel, HR and
Training departments.

Co-ordination of personnel movements/logistics and maintain and manage Personnel
department and training administration.

• Assist in the recruitment of personnel in relation to field/project requirements
• Make travel arrangements for offshore and overseas mobilisations and
demobilisations for company personnel, to include booking flights, hire cars, taxis
and hotels.
• Ensure all offshore personnel files, hard and soft copies are maintained with
current certificates/qualifications
• Maintain and update training matrix for field staff and workshop based personnel.
• Maintain training certificates and log on necessary paperwork and database for
offshore personnel.
• Book all training courses/medicals and survivals for offshore personnel and
arrange travel/accommodation, if required.
• Maintain training log for personnel files on receipt of certificate.
• Process visa applications for personnel travelling abroad. Manage and maintain
excel spreadsheet and records.
• Arrange offshore inductions and issue associated forms and documents.
• Provide cover on the out of hours call out rota for personnel logistics.
• Liaise with Materials Department to ensure appropriate PPE is available.
• Assist the training and personnel department with any general administrative
task, as necessary.

• Good working knowledge of industry specific training and competency
• Demonstrable experience in logistics and personnel co-ordination

• Previous experience in a similar role within the Oil & Gas Industry

• A good standard of education: eg GCSEs or equivalent.
• Computer literate, to include word, excel and outlook

• Be able to work under pressure and use own initiative.
• Possess a flexible attitude towards working hours.
• Good communication skills
• Confident telephone manner

• Previous offshore recruitment experience

• Team player
• Reliable and flexible
• Resilient character
• Planning and organising
• Time management


Quality Assurance Manager
Added on October 6, 2021

(Now Filled) 23/11/2021

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager to join the Company in a full time role based from our Great Yarmouth offices to support our Quality Management System as well as our on and offshore/site based activities.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance and continual improvement of the QMS. You will be required to manage the company’s compliance with the standards ISO 9001 and API Q1, as well as API product licences 4F and 8C.

The role will require a person who is pragmatic and outgoing, a team player able to work under pressure to tight deadlines. It would be advantageous if you have experience in construction, fabrication, quality engineering and API.

Day to day you will be able to offer support and guidance on these standards as well as prepare plans for specific work scopes and schedules.

As part of the role the ideal candidate will be required to carry out both internal audits of our QMS as well as external supplier/client audits, as well as the ability to demonstrate experience in supporting FPAL/OGE, UVDB, LEEA and IRATA subscriptions and audits.


Accounts Assistant
Added on September 21, 2021

JOB TITLE:              Accounts Assistant

REPORTING TO:    Finance Manager

PURPOSE OF JOB:          

 Provide assistance to the Accounts team in a variety of administrative / accounting tasks in a timely manner.



  • Prepare Sales Invoices
  • Invoicing back sheets using excel for Personnel and Equipment
  • Review mobilisation forms for travel recharges
  • Expedite missing travel/transport invoices/expenses
  • Enter Sales invoices on to Sage L50
  • Entering invoices on to Customer Portals
  • Updating Invoice Logs
  • Credit Control
  • Photocopying
  • Filing
  • Any other adhoc duties commensurate with the role. 


1 years experience in a similar position


Good school education.


Ability to work on own initiative

Computer Literate, Sage L50, Excel, Word, Outlook etc

Good team player

Planning and organisation



Experience of working in an Accounts function within the Oil and Gas Industry



Accounts qualification or part qualification

Beware Of Fake Job Offers
Added on April 22, 2020

It has come to our attention that there are bogus job offers being sent out pretending to come from Derrick Services (UK) Ltd.

Please be aware that any offers of employment will not be made without personal contact, over the phone by our Head office in Gt Yarmouth.

Any Email correspondence will come from our domain To register for work visit Job Alerts


Telephone: 01493 669 141

DSL require all levels of Rope Access Platters and Welders. Welders must be 6G Stick qualified. All candidates must have at least two years offshore experience and have all the necessary certification for working in the southern sector i.e. Survival, UKOOA, CA-EBS, MIST, S-SCAPE, DONUT etc.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


DSL are currently seeking personnel experienced in any of the following types of inspections:

  • API Land Rig Inspections
  • API Derrick Inspections
  • DROPS Inspections
  • Guide Rail / Crown Alignment Surveys
  • Lifting Gear Inspections
  • NDT Inspections

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


Due to continued growth we are recruiting additional personnel for a variety of on-going derrick related projects Worldwide. Suitable candidates must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working on derricks and should ideally have a recognised rigging qualification and/or trade background. IRATA certification is also required.

You must be willing to travel Worldwide for long, (4-6 weeks) and short durations. You must also be willing to undergo additional internal or external training that may be required.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


DSL Middle East are recruiting Inspectors experienced in the inspection of offshore derricks and onshore mast and substructures to API 4G as well as experience in Dropped Object Surveys.

Inspectors must possess valid Offshore Survival/Medical and be IRATA certified. Applicants that are also LGI inspectors with LEEA qualification are welcome to apply.
Applicants not living in Dubai will be required to work a 6-2 week rotation. Must be required to work/travel throughout the MENA region as required. We would also welcome applications for personnel with Inspections co-ordination/operations experience.

Applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


We require additional Offshore & Site Construction Supervisors for offshore upgrade and refurbishment projects. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years offshore construction supervisory experience. Knowledge of drilling systems and/or derricks would be advantageous but not essential. Strong client and workforce liaison skills together with experience in producing and maintaining the applicable documentation is essential. Projects are both North Sea and Overseas. Suitable candidates can expect long term employment in these positions.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


We have positions available for personnel with experience of undertaking Derrick, Mast and Substructure inspections. The work is varied and involves both onshore and offshore rigs, worldwide, therefore candidates must be willing to travel extensively. You must also be able to convey a detailed knowledge of drilling structures and compile comprehensive inspection reports and associated information via computer software. Applications from personnel with NDT and/or Welding Inspector qualifications would be advantageous.
These positions are considered long term, at attractive rates and high earnings potential. Overseas candidates that match the above requirements would be welcome.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.


Due to continued increase in order book Worldwide, we are actively recruiting additional site personnel to compliment our existing teams. If you have 2+ years experience in offshore rope access construction activities, preferably with derrick related experience we would be interested to hear from you, ideal experience/qualification would include;

RA Derrick Builders
RA Riggers OPITO Rigger Assessment or NVQL3 as a minimum
RA Welders Coded to 6G SMAW
RA Platers Time served
In addition to rotational projects in the North Sea, we have on-going and upcoming upgrade/repair and associated derrick workscopes at various locations Worldwide, including N. Amercia, Brasil, S. E. Asia and the Middle East.

Experienced Derrick Builders without rope access qualifications may be considered subject to training and qualification to IRATA L1.

DSL operates Industry accredited training and competency assessment for Derrick Technicians.

Please upload your CV and details on our job alerts page.

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DSL is an international company with offices around the globe. Please see the map or the list below to find your nearest office

Head Office

Falcongate House
Faraday Road
Harfreys Industrial Estate,
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk, NR31 0NF
Tel: +44 (0) 1493 669141
Fax: +44 (0) 1493 668409


9 Abbotswell Road
AB12 3AD
Tel: +44 (0) 1224 898571
Fax: +44 (0) 1224 872322

Dubai, UAE

Derrick Services MENA FZE
Plot HD-17, PO Box 49945
Tel: +971 (0) 06 552 0040
Fax: +971 (0) 06 562 1417


Derrick Services India Private Limited,
7th Floor, 701, Powai Plaza,
Hiranandani Gardens, Powai
Mumbai City, Maharashtra – 400076

Tel: +91 484 4061000
Fax: +91 484 4060363