Dynamic and entrepreneurial, Pacific Drilling was created specifically to meet the needs of a new generation of offshore drilling demands. We bring together a fleet of the newest, most modern and sophisticated drilling ships in the industry with new thinking and a company-wide focus on providing the highest quality service to our clients around the globe.

Who We Are

Our Mission

To exceed customer expectations by delivering the safest, most efficient and reliable deepwater drilling services in the industry.

Our Values


We are proactive

We never stop looking for better ways to meet the needs of our customers, both external and internal, and address every task with passion, precision and purpose.


We are accountable

We are accountable for our actions and take ownership of our individual contributions to the team’s success.


We embrace change

We believe change encourages development, so we remain nimble and always open to new thinking and ideas that challenge our status quo.

Do the right thing

We do the right thing

We act with integrity and fairness in all we do and make deliberate choices to ensure the safety and well-being of our co-workers and to protect the environment.

Leadership from Industry Veterans

Pacific Drilling is led by industry veterans who average more than 20 years of relevant experience in their respective fields of expertise.

Meet Our Leaders

Bernie G. Wolford Jr.

Bernie G. Wolford

Chief Executive Officer

We’re looking for innovative individuals in pursuit of excellence

Want to work in a high-energy environment where you’re challenged to be your best?

Join Our Team