Wireline Equipment Operator

  • Competitive
  • Canada Alberta Clairmont
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the Oil & Gas industry.

Job Title: Wireline Equipment Operator
Location: Grande Prairie, AB
Contract Length: 6 months, with possibility of extension or being hired on
Shift: 14 days on, 14 days off

The role of the Wireline Equipment Operator is to learn rig up/down pressure control equipment, prepare wireline tool strings, must be able to perform basic maintenance on Wireline tools, logger, pump down trailer pressure control equipment, rig-lock, and rig-up equipment. This person will also be responsible for supporting the crew leader on failure troubleshooting, driving various pieces of equipment, operate a forklift, manlift and maintaining all paperwork. Must work safely in a team environment and always keep work equipment and trucks clean and neat.

  • Responsible for having equipment ready to perform logging and perforating runs
  • Responsible for performing post-run maintenance on all wireline tools
  • Checks all fluids and visually inspects all equipment prior to start up
  • Ability to rig-up Wireline equipment in a safe and timely manner
  • Communicates with wireline supervisor during all aspects of the job
  • Expected to operate forklift, manlift, cranes, pressure control and rig lock equipment
  • The Equipment Operator's responsibility is with the equipment not wandering away from it
  • Communicates any issues to Wireline Supervisor
  • Performs basic preventative maintenance
  • Ensures explosives safety procedures is followed
  • Ensures explosive materials are secured and inventories are always accurate
  • Periodically checks and maintains fluid levels on all engines and pressure control and rig-lock equipment tanks
  • Completes all necessary inspection forms for each piece of equipment
  • Ensures that all equipment is properly shutdown and turned off
  • Assists in housekeeping before leaving location
Working Conditions/Environment
  • Regularly operates in a highly safety-conscious environment, outdoor and indoor
  • Regularly exposed to dust, odors, oil, fumes, and noise
  • Travel is required
  • Class 5 Non GDL required
  • Class 3 License preferred
Competencies and Abilities
  • Willingness to learn and retain information
  • Ability to communicate and comprehend the efforts of others
  • Ability to work under pressure and take accountability
  • Ability to follow and respect procedures
  • Ability to train and coach new equipment operators
  • Ability to think, act quickly, stay on task and follow through
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to keep a safe work environment
  • Cultural awareness
  • Have a customer/client focus
  • Critical evaluation
  • Positive attitude
  • Organizational and prioritization skills
  • Patience
  • Flexibility
  • Attention to Detail
Apply here or send your resume to jordan.mahner@nesfircroft.com.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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