Advance Drilling Ltd.
Provost, AB

Job Summary

Advance Drilling Ltd. is a drilling contractor that works with exploration and production companies in Canada. Our company was founded in 1997 and we operate in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Our goal is to hire people who want to establish or further their career in the drilling industry. We are looking for two floorhands to work on one of our rigs in the Kaybob area, and employment starting in two weeks.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • use wrench-like power tongs to smoothly and quickly connect and disconnect the lower parts of the drill pipe when it is being lowered into and raised from the hole
  • catch samples of drilled cuttings to be analyzed
  • assist in laying casing into a well after it has been drilled
  • clean and maintain equipment
  • perform housekeeping tasks (keep the drilling floor clean, paint or scrub around the rig)
  • Assist other members of the drilling crew wherever needed

Qualifications and Skills

  • At least one year's floorhand experience
  • Valid H2S, First Aid/CPR, and Confined Space

Job Type: Part-time


  • floorhand: 1 year (Preferred)