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Oil and Gas

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Cold Lake

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Branch Information

Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB - T2P 3P8 Phone : 403-269-6936



Job Description


With over 60 years of experience in the Alberta marketplace, Manpower specializes in matching great talent with great companies. In tandem with our client, Manpower is seeking Derrickhands, to fulfill positions in Ardmore.

In this role, you will be:

* Monitoring and maintenance of proper well control characteristics, the rate of fluid circulation and the preventative maintenance program

* Guiding the pipe off the racking platform while tripping in and out of the hole

* Obtaining and implementing instructions from Driller and Rig Manager

* Identify potential equipment problems

* Rigging up pump, pump lines and accumulator lines properly

* Assisting in cleaning and painting as required by the Driller

* Assisting in moving the rig, rigging up and rigging out

* Observe when others are showing and demonstrating servicing operations

Minimum Qualifications:

* Three or more years of experience

* Minimum Class 5 Driver's License and in some cases a valid Class 1 or 3 is required

* Current Drivers Abstract with 6 demerits or less

* All relevant safety tickets and certifications as per industry regulations (H2S Alive and Standard First Aid/CPR)

* Slant and/or mobile free-standing, single and/or double service rig experience is preferred

* Applicants must be legally able to work in Canada

* Applicant must be located in the Medicine Hat area or be willing to relocate

Please apply online and / or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email your resume to and reference "Derrickhand" in the subject line or contact us at 403-269-6936 and ask for Sally.

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

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