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Job Details

Floorhand - Oil And Gas Drilling

Employer

Precision Drilling Canada Limited Partnership

Date Posted

May 04, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Lloydminster, AB
  • Earnings $33.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 168 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 15  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 03, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Precision Drilling Canada Limited Partnership

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Field Work Location Experience

  • Prairies region
  • British Columbia
  • Alberta

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

  • Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate

Experience

Will train

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

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
  • Drive trucks to transport materials and well service equipment
  • 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

  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • 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
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

Team player

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

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 & Abilities
The Floorhand - Oil And Gas Drilling is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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