Diamond Offshore Company

Human Resources Officer (AUS)

Job Location AU-WA-Bentley
Job ID
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As a leader in deepwater drilling, Diamond Offshore provides contract drilling services and fresh perspectives to anticipating and solving deepwater challenges globally. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, the Company also maintains primary regional offices in Australia, Singapore, Brazil, and Scotland, with local offices in other countries as required to support operations.


Reporting directly to the Human Resources Manager, the HR Officer will provide support to our offshore drilling rigs in the Australasian region. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your skills and grow your HR career. In this varied role you will provide operational and administrative support and advice to the Perth and rig-based employees.


Primary Responsibilities:

The Human Resources Officer may:

  • Provide an end to end recruitment and selection service for Operations and shore based positions and ensure manning requirements are complied with
  • Prepare employment contracts, new hire and promotion paperwork
  • Liaise with the Payroll department to ensure timely and accurate wage payments and expense reimbursements to employees
  • Maintain and upkeep personnel files and electronic records
  • Provide advice on remuneration, benefits, policies and Company systems
  • Assist with the administration of visas 
  • Provide advice on COVID 19 border restrictions
  • Assist with the administration and development of the company’s Personnel policies and procedures
  • Provision of monthly and ad hoc reports
  • Coordinate necessary travel and accommodation requirements
  • Entry and maintenance of employee records in the Company databases
  • Assist with performance management and grievance resolutions
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times of Human Resources information
  • Participate fully in all Health, Safety and Environmental initiatives and safety programs
  • Follow Diamond Offshore Global Excellence Management System (G.E.M.S.)
  • Perform other duties as required


The ideal candidate will be available immediately and have generalist HR experience with a FIFO workforce. To be successful you should be able to meet the following criteria:

  • Valid Australian Working Rights
  • A qualification in Human Resources, with a HR degree highly desirable
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • 3 or more years Human Resources experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess excellent planning, organizational, analytical and decision making skills
  • Possess confidentiality, tact and discretion when dealing with people
  • Ability to effectively prioritize workload and demonstrate a flexible work approach

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and submitting a copy of your resume on or before the requisition closing date of 6th August 2021.



Diamond Offshore is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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