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Job Details

Service Rig Roughneck - Oil Field Services Posted on Jan 08, 2018 by Global Well Servicing Ltd.

  • Location Drayton Valley, AB
  • Earnings $29.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 29, 2018
Job Requirements


Global Well Servicing Ltd.




No degree, certificate or diploma

Field Work Location Experience


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

  • Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Pre-employment Floorhand (Service Rigs) course
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Electronic general safety orientation¿(EGSO)


Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 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
  • 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

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • 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 transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Valid driver's licence

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.

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Advertised Until

Mar 29, 2018

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 Service Rig Roughneck - Oil Field Services is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Oil and Gas Drilling, Servicing and Related Labourers

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


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


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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