Contract Operator

  • Location
    Drayton Valley, Alberta
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Protective / Security

Adecco is currently hiring for a full-time Contract Operator, to work a long-term contract, at a well-established oil and gas company, in Drayton Valley, AB. In this role, you will be responsible for effectively participating as a team member in the operation and maintenance of the company’s gas wells and facilities. If you have a strong Field operating experience, and you reside in the Drayton Valley /Lodgepole area, then this job is yours!

  • Location: Drayton Valley / Lodgepole area, AB
  • Shifts: 8 Days on, 6 Days off |10 hours / day
  • Job type: Full-time | Long-Term Contract | Extension Possibility
  • Here’s why you should apply:  

  • Hires fast, pays weekly 
  • Vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified 
  • Free training programs 
  • Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform safety, environmental and regulatory responsibilities such as hazard identification, equipment lockout, emergency response and implement safe work procedures
  • Support and comply with the policies, goals, efforts, and programs of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Management System
  • Model and coach on behaviors to help a safety culture in which unsafe acts and/or conditions, no matter in what area of responsibility, are to be reported so corrective actions can be taken
  • Ensure HSE issues are given primary consideration in all activities undertaken within area of responsibility
  • Promote a culture where setting goals, achieving and measuring results is expected
  • Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Operate and troubleshoot Pump jacks and have knowledge of pump off controllers (POC’s)
  • Look for ways to improve efficiency’s by entering PACO ideas
  • Support and champion the MOC (Management of Change) system
  • Perform housekeeping, performance monitoring and maintenance activities
  • Maintain books for accounting
  • Requirements and Qualifications: 

  • Must reside in the Drayton Valley / Lodgepole area
  • High school diploma / GED is required
  • Minimum 5-10 years of Field / Plant experience in oil and gas operating is a must
  • Strong field / plant operating background is needed
  • Should have plunger lift experience
  • Valid and updated safety tickets (First Aid, CPR, TDG, WHMIS and H2S certifications) is a plus
  • Preference for 4th class power engineering or a Fired Process Heater Operator ticket
  • Strong knowledge in computer programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Maximo)
  • Must have strong troubleshooting skills
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License with driver’s abstract are required
  • Able to work within a team environment
  • Must be willing to champion change
  • Must be legally eligible to work and reside in Canada, on a full-time basis and without restrictions
  • Don’t miss out on this Contract Operator job in Drayton Valley, AB. Apply now and you will hear back from an Adecco Recruiter soon. 

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    Reference number CA_EN_1_026699_2007746

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