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Job Details

Roughneck

Employer

Canadian Horizontal Drilling Inc.

Date Posted

July 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Wetaskiwin, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 to $31.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 04, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Horizontal Drilling Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Field Work Location Experience

Alberta

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
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Ground Disturbance - Level II program

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

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
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel for extended periods

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Aug 04, 2021

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 Roughneck 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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