Tempco Drilling Co. Inc derrickhand – oil and gas drilling Temporary in Nisku, AB

Tempco Drilling Co. Inc

Branch Nisku AB CA

derrickhand – oil and gas drilling
Nisku, AB

Assist in setting up, taking down and transporting drilling and service rigs; Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)….




No degree, certificate or diploma

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; Rig Worker Fall Protection


5 years or more

Oil and Gas Well Drilling Worker Specific Skills
Record mud flows and volumes and take samples; Operate and maintain drilling mud systems and pumps; Operate and maintain drilling rig diesel motors, transmissions and other mechanical equipment; Assist in setting up, taking down and transporting drilling and service rigs; Align and manipulate sections of pipe or drill stem from a platform on the rig derrick
Oil and Gas Well Services Operator Specific Skills
Read gauges to interpret conditions and adjust pumping procedure; Operate hydraulic pumping systems; Mix chemicals and cements
Additional Skills
Train and supervise floorhands, assistants and helpers
Work Setting
Drilling and well service contractor
Security and Safety
Drug test
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat
Work Site Environment
Confined spaces; Dangerous; Outdoors; At heights; Wet/damp; Noisy; Odours; Dusty; Hot
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Willing to travel; Valid driver’s licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Large workload
Ability to Supervise
3-4 people
Work Location Information
Remote location; Willing to relocate
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Judgement; Reliability

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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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Nisku, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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