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 sally.oldham@manpower.com and reference "Derrickhand" in the subject line or contact us at 403-269-6936 and ask for Sally.