Our disciplines

Our recruitment consultants receive detailed industry training when they join Petroplan – so our recruitment services are underpinned by an extraordinary level of technical knowledge.


Petroplan’s dedicated Drilling team has collective long term experience in Drilling recruitment, with some team members having practical offshore experience – affording us excellent industry connections as well as a hands-on understanding of the Drilling sector.

Focused on Drilling recruitment, our team is experienced in sourcing candidates for offshore positions in the North Sea, International Deep Water and Harsh Environment locations, as well as UK and internationally located onshore positions – on both a rotational and residential basis.

We have a successful track record in the placement of high quality Drill Crew, Maintenance and Marine Crew candidates – from Roustabout through to Toolpusher, Rig Mechanics, Rig Electricians, Subsea Engineers and OIMs to high-end onshore Executive, Managerial and Coordinator positions.


Other services

Multinationals in the Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management(EPCM) space are diversifying their range of operation to comply with ever-changing market trends – with a large number now rendering their services to industries outside of the traditional EPCM scope. It is in this context that Petroplan South Africa has expanded its service offering to include expert recruitment and executive search services for the mining, mineral processing and power generation sector – to complement our core business model of specialist recruitment for the oil, gas and energy sector.

Our team has years of recruitment experience, as well as a large referral network and a candidate database consisting of highly qualified and experienced industry-specific professionals. We have a successful track record in placing candidates like quantity surveyors, estimators, project planners, outage planners, project managers, civil, mechanical and electrical engineers, piping engineers, rotating equipment engineers, control and instrumentation engineers, commissioning engineers, HSE engineers, metallurgical engineers, geologists, construction managers and contracts administrators.