Class 3 Drivers - Seasonal Operators (Wireline) - Edmonton, AB

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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: December 30, 2019

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Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in more than 80 countries and has a network of 620 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs more than 24,000 people. For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.


Weatherford Canada is currently hiring Temporary Open Hole Wireline Operators for our services based in Edmonton, Alberta.

This opportunity is a fixed contract or employment term for an expected period from October 2019 to March 2020, but may be terminated early at discretion of either party.

Our Wireline Operators are responsible for maintaining and operating various components of the Wireline Services equipment. Working under the direct supervision of the Field Supervisor, Operators will assist in safely carrying out rig-in/rig-out procedures, accurate data collection, reporting and performing general duties as assigned.


Driving Wireline unit to and from various job locations

Servicing of various down-hole tools and auxiliary equipment

Cleaning and maintenance of Wireline units, shop vehicles and shop

Rig up and rig out of all related Wireline Cased Hole or Open Hole equipment.

This position is shift work with 24 hours on call and scheduled days off.  Individual must be willing and able to travel with Wireline crew and must work well individually and in a team environment.

Other duties as assigned



Class 3 operators license with clean abstract; Class 5 license with industry experience will be considered; abstracts will be reviewed within Weatherford's Driving Qualification Standard for approval prior to hire

Must be physically fit

Mechanically inclined

Must be available to work on call 24 hours a day while on shift

Excellent communication skills both verbal & written

Positive attitude and the ability to interact and perform successfully within a team environment

Safety minded individual with full participation and commitment to receiving both required and ongoing mandatory safety training as a condition of employment

Reliable transportation  

Successful completion of drug and physical testing



Experience or knowledge of operating in the Oil & Gas industry

Previous Wireline experience

Any valid industry standard tickets



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and opportunities for on-going training and career development.


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