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Job Details

Floorhand - Oil And Gas Drilling

Employer

Precision Drilling Canada Limited Partnership

Date Posted

August 25, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $31.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 168 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 08, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Precision Drilling Canada Limited Partnership

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Field Work Location Experience

  • Territories
  • Prairies region
  • Maritimes
  • British Columbia
  • Alberta
  • Ontario and/or Quebec

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate
  • Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Rig Worker Fall Protection
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Experience

Will train

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

Drilling and well service contractor

Specific Skills

  • Manipulate sections of pipes or drill stems at rig floor during drilling and during removal and replacement of pipes, drill stems and drill bits
  • Handle, sort and move drill pipes, tools, cement and other materials
  • Clean up rig areas
  • Assist in setting up, taking down and transporting drilling and service rigs and service equipment
  • Assist other workers to maintain drilling equipment on drill floor

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Medical exam
  • Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

Team player


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Floorhand - Oil And Gas Drilling is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Oil and Gas Drilling, Servicing and Related Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to handle, sort and move drill tools, pipes, cement and other materials, and to clean up rig areas; may drive trucks to transport materials and well service equipment

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating equipment to manipulate sections of pipes and drill stems at rig floors during drilling and for removal and replacement of strings of pipes, drill stems and bits

innovative

Interest in maintaining drilling equipment on drill floors

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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