About Pride Drilling

All About Pride Drilling. I have worked for Pride for a few years and they offer some good employment opportunities. NOTE that Pride is now owned by Ensco and so all jobs are through Ensco website

Pride International, was one of the world’s largest offshore drilling contractors, provides innovative, value-added drilling services to customers and unlimited career opportunities to employees. The focus is on the rapidly expanding deepwater market positions the company for new levels of growth and success.


They are committed to a safe, healthy work environment and possess a strong culture characterized by fairness, opportunity, enlightened management and open communications. They offer excellent compensation and benefits plus comprehensive training, professional development and career advancement.

Pride provides contract drilling in some 15 countries and have a fleet comprising 24 drilling rigs. The drilling rigs comprise both DP and anchored semi-subs with a number of new drill ships under construction in Korea.

The new drill ships are named Deep Ocean Clarion, Deep Ocean Mendocino, Deep Ocean Molokai and the Deep Ocean Ascension.

They also have two very nice drillships operating in Angola, namely the Pride Africaand Pride Angola and I have been fortunate to be involved with both. See the images below. All About Pride Drilling