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Working As a Floor Hand

  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Getting Information
  • Deal with People

  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • Unpleasant/Hazardous Environment

  • $26,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Floor Hand Do At Texas Workforce Commission

* Leads a one to five person rig crew while safely operating rig components.
* This is a safety sensitive position.
* DERRICK HAND: Performs work on uppermost section of the drilling string as it is brought from or lowered into the wellbore or drill hole.
* FLOOR HAND: Carries out a variety of physical activities on the well servicing or drilling rig floor or elsewhere on the well site as directed by the customer or well operator.
* This is a safety sensitive position.
* R.A
* F.T.
* OPERATOR: Supervise fishing tool services at a well site for the correction of a down hole problem through management of employees and contractors on a job site.
* Ability to operate and knowledge of all tools, equipment and operations to correct down hole problems and efficiently complete the job while exceeding our customers expectations

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Average Length of Employment

Derrickman

3.9 years
Derrick Hand 3.2 years
Hand Driller 2.4 years

Roughneck

2.4 years
Pit Hand 2.1 years
Rig Hand 2.1 years
Drilling Assistant 2.1 years
Roustabout 2.0 years
Floor Hand 2.0 years
Hand Chain Maker 1.7 years
Roustabout Hand 1.4 years
Top Careers Before Floor Hand
Derrick Hand 14.7%
Roustabout 14.2%
Operator 6.1%
Welder 5.3%
Cashier 5.1%
Technician 4.2%
Supervisor 4.0%
Mechanic 3.9%
Driller 3.9%
Cook 3.7%
Driver 3.6%
Foreman 3.1%
Carpenter 3.0%
Top Careers After Floor Hand
Derrick Hand 19.9%
Driller 11.5%
Operator 8.2%
Driver 5.5%
Roustabout 4.7%

Derrickman

4.4%
Welder 4.4%
Technician 4.0%
Supervisor 3.6%
Mechanic 3.0%
Foreman 2.7%

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Top Skills for A Floor Hand

  1. Rod Tongs
  2. Safety Meetings
  3. Oil Derricks
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Worked as a floor hand, running rod tongs and tubing tongs for an oilfield well servicing company.
  • Participated actively in a behavior based safety program as well as weekly safety meetings.
  • Inspect derricks for flaws, and clean and oil derricks in order to maintain proper working conditions.
  • Worked on rig floor doing floor hand duties, helped derrick hand work on mud pumps, mix chemicals, etc.
  • Performed drilling services and well installations using slips, and tongs to handle and connect / break sections of drill pipe.

Floor Hand Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applier with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate. At Zippia, we went through over 12,394 Floor Hand resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

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Floor Hand Demographics

Gender

Male

88.5%

Female

6.8%

Unknown

4.7%
Ethnicity

White

56.4%

Hispanic or Latino

22.5%

Black or African American

11.5%

Asian

6.1%

Unknown

3.5%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

72.4%

Dakota

8.2%

French

6.0%

Japanese

1.5%

Russian

1.5%

Berber

0.7%

Chinese

0.7%

Mandarin

0.7%

Chickasaw

0.7%

Croatian

0.7%

Yoruba

0.7%

Occidental

0.7%

Carrier

0.7%

Cheyenne

0.7%

Choctaw

0.7%

Hebrew

0.7%

Arabic

0.7%

Navajo

0.7%

Italian

0.7%
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Floor Hand Education

Schools

San Juan College

7.3%

Texas A&M University

6.7%

Universal Technical Institute

6.7%

Odessa College

6.5%

Jones County Junior College

6.0%

South Texas College

5.8%

University of Phoenix

5.8%

The Academy

5.6%

Pearl River Community College

4.8%

Bakersfield College

4.8%

Tyler Junior College

4.6%

Midland College

4.6%

Texas Tech University

4.0%

Casper College

4.0%

South Plains College

4.0%

University of Wyoming

4.0%

Oklahoma State University

4.0%

Victoria College

3.6%

Northwestern State University of Louisiana

3.4%

Southwest Texas Junior College

3.4%
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Majors

Business

17.4%

General Studies

10.2%

Automotive Technology

9.7%

Precision Metal Working

9.5%

Criminal Justice

9.0%

Electrical Engineering

4.2%

Education

4.1%

Petroleum Engineering

4.0%

Electrical Engineering Technology

4.0%

Computer Science

3.7%

Industrial Technology

3.1%

Psychology

2.7%

Management

2.6%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

2.5%

Kinesiology

2.5%

Communication

2.4%

Engineering

2.2%

Heating And Air Conditioning

2.2%

Accounting

2.2%

Medical Technician

2.0%
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Degrees

Other

51.2%

Bachelors

18.3%

Associate

16.5%

Certificate

8.5%

Diploma

2.8%

Masters

1.8%

License

0.7%

Doctorate

0.2%
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Updated May 19, 2020