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Experienced Derrickhands - Brooks, AB


Oil and Gas

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



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Experienced Derrickhands

With over 60 years of experience in the Alberta marketplace, Manpower specializes in matching great talent with great companies. In tandem with our client, a leader in the oil and gas industry, we are currently seeking Derrickhands, to fill immediate positions in Brooks.

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:

* Two or more years of experience in a Derrickhand role on a service rig

* 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

* Applicants must be willing to relocate to the Brooks area (relocation costs are not covered)

Please email your resume to and reference "Derrickhand" in the subject line or contact us at 403-269-6936 and ask for Sally.