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Summer Intern - ​Rig Engineering

🚀 Summer Internship


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  • You must be enrolled in Mechanical or (Civil) Structural Engineering program with 1-2 summers left, have strong analytical skills, excellent communication, and be self-motivated. Solid problem-solving, technical report writing, and drafting skills are also essential.
  • You will gain understanding of drilling rigs, brainstorm solutions, perform calculations, research suppliers for cost analysis, and present findings to experienced engineers.

Summer Internship



  • Nabors is a Drilling Company in the petroleum industry seeking highly motivated and skilled Mechanical or (Civil) Structural Engineering juniors, seniors, and graduate students to join our Rig Engineering Team for a paid summer internship. As an intern, in addition to gaining valuable oil & gas experience, you will be assigned a real-life challenges that will test your technical and problem-solving skills. 


  • Minimum Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Mechanical or (Civil) Structural Engineering program with 1-2 summers left before graduation, or a graduate student pursuing a Masters in the same fields.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Self-motivated and eager to learn
  • Behavioral Competencies:
  • Solid comprehensive problem-solving skills.
  • Mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to multitask and work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Curiosity and Attention to detail.
  • Technical Competencies:
  • Ability to draft technical reports and project updates
  • MS Office computer skills
  • Drafting Fundamentals, including Passing Experience with Computer Aided Drafting Programs

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Gain a basic level understanding of oil & gas drilling rigs, including their structures, systems, and equipment
  • Brainstorm and attempt to solve real-world challenges under supervision of experienced engineers
  • Perform calculations to validate design options
  • Research suppliers and market available components as part of cost analysis for hypothetical solutions
  • Report on researched ideas – both written and presentation


Work type

Full time

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