Source Energy Services Sand Transload Employee Full Time in Wembley, AB

Source Energy Services

Branch Wembley AB CA

Sand Transload Employee
Wembley, AB

A valid Class 5 Driver’s License is required with a clean driving record, wheel loader experience is an asset. Valid First Aid ticket;…

Source Energy Services (“Source”) is a fully integrated producer, supplier and distributor of high-quality Northern White frac sand. This sand is a preferred product for the oil and gas industry for use in the hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells. Source primarily sells frac sand, to customers operating in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (“WCSB”) through its strategically located terminal network, which Source believes is the largest of its kind in Canada. Source currently has the capability to produce over three million metric tonnes per year of Northern White frac sand from its Wisconsin mines.

Job Title: Sand Transload Operator

Reports To: Transload Manager

Location: Wembley Transload

Pay Type : Hourly (Modified Work-Week and Overtime where applicable)

Status: Permanent

Position Summary: The successful candidate will be accountable for ensuring proper maintenance and compliance with company and third party procedures. Employees’ are expected to effectively and safely operate associated auxiliary equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Load various grades of sand onto trucks as required by oil and gas service companies;
  • Unload sand products from trucks and/or railcars and store in appropriate bins;
  • Weigh all trucks prior to loading and unloading as well as weighed out after loading or unloading;
  • Inspect and maintain all equipment associated with plant operation (including but not limited to: grease, oil etc…);
  • Report concerns or hazards which could arise, report findings to Plant manager and/or HSE Manager;
  • Ensure Provincial and Federal laws, procedures, standards and other requirements are complied with by visitors and drivers on plant site;
  • Ensure accurate record-keeping and inventory tracking is maintained; and
  • Coordination with other work crews on location.


  • Complying with all required Safety and Employment regulations throughout operation and transport of units (including Hours of Work, Standard Operating Procedures and Safe Work procedures where applicable);
  • Ensuring completion of all Training and associated documentation before proceeding with operation of equipment–further dependent on location, client, and coordinate operations;
  • Coordinate with associated crews and supervisors on location, ensuring clear communication and timely information sharing vital to smooth operations and Safety concerns;
  • Complying with operation standards regarding proper equipment use and maintenance; and
  • Taking care to use and inspect as necessary all PPE required for Safe Operation including Hard Hat, Dust Masks (Respirators), Gloves, High-Visibility Coveralls, Safety Boots, Safety Glasses and Fall Protection Equipment where applicable.


We are looking for an individual with a hardworking attitude, who has strong organizational skills and is detail oriented. This individual must be self-motivated and adaptable to change. Other basic requirements include:

  • A High School Diploma or equivalent;
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a field environment requiring strict adherence to operational procedural and safety regulations;
  • Valid First Aid ticket;
  • Willingness to complete tasks outside of regular work activities as part of the team;
  • Ability to work effectively within a team, maintaining a mutually respectful work culture;
  • Able to pass pre-employment and ongoing drug, alcohol and fit suitability testing;
  • Working knowledge of computer applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel; and
  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s License is required with a clean driving record, wheel loader experience is an asset.

This description is not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed. It is understood that this is not a contract. Management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position without notice at any time.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Wembley, AB

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Wembley, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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