Global Drilling Recruitment Specialists.

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We are global drilling recruitment specialists
– It’s what we do.

At GRN we only recruit for the offshore drilling industry. We understand the benefits of being a specialist and the value that delivers to our clients.  So, if you need drilling crew, talk to the specialists.
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Our highly experienced and dedicated drilling team specialise in the provision of Core Drill Crew as well as the subsidiary Marine, Engineering and Maintenance-based disciplines associated with Drilling operations offshore or in dock.
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Marine /MODU

Our team is experienced in supplying to the Mobile Rig market and can offer Recruitment Services across all Marine / MODU roles covering both ad-hoc and permanent roles.
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We offer Recruitment Services across all levels of Maintenance crew covering both ad-hoc / permanent roles both offshore or in dock, where we can also provide project specific teams.
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We offer Recruitment Services across all Support functions from Crane Operators to Painters covering both ad-hoc and permanent roles.
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GRN is structured to support our clients across UK, Europe, Africa and South America with key locations in UK and Namibia and operating entities in line with our clients requirements.
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We see the person first,
then we find the right role.

From ensuring our clients obtain excellent offshore drilling personnel, to helping our candidates find a role that matches their strengths and experience, our priority is that people come first and our actions live up to our core values. Because we know that what we do everyday determines our success and can positively impact individuals, teams, businesses and the wider economy. We are the North Sea’s sole recruiter specialising in sourcing offshore drilling personnel. But what sets us apart further is our unwavering commitment to our four core values:
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When you work with GRN you have access to some of the biggest global drilling companies offering exciting contractor opportunities. It's the perfect chance to expand your experience & knowledge, while being supported by specialists.

We are always looking for new candidates who have transferable competencies seeking a new chapter in their career. We have provided some useful links for training & information to help you get started.
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"I have been working with GRN in the oil industry for many years and always had the support and advice I need."
"they are very helpful and always come across positive and happy which gives confidence that they will find you work. I haven’t had to use agency often of lately but if I need a trip they normally find me work and couldn’t recommend them more."
"I have been kept in work since December 2021, Debbie advised be to do my Well Control, I’m glad I listened."
"I have nothing to say or add up with the survey. It really the best agency to work with and the recruitment team are excellent."
"Everyone I have dealt with has been very helpful. "

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