Walleye Locating is an oilfield based buried line locating company based in Wainwright and Blackfalds, Alberta. Walleye Locating performs work for a multitude of different clients in the oil and gas, construction and utility industries. We are hiring for a Line Locating Assistant position based in Wainwright Alberta to join our growing team. The work is area based, and occasional out of town work is required. ALL WORK IS ON A DISPATCHED BASIS, WITH NO SET SCHEDULE. Candidates must be physically fit, able to walk long distances, follow instruction from crew chiefs, work patch hours, and be available for work on short to zero notice.
Mandatory Qualifications and Position Overview :
-Preference will be given to candidates that hold hold valid and current Standard First Aid, H2S and other basic oilfield tickets. We do encourage those without basic oilfield tickets to apply
-Candidates must be able to pass a 13 panel pre-employment and annual D&A testing, and pre-access D&A testing when required
-Line Locating is a physically demanding job that involves working outdoors in all types of weather conditions for long periods of time and walking up to 15 km a day through a multitude of different types of weather and terrain
-This position is not a set schedule. Candidates must be able to work patch hours, and be available to work on short to zero notice
-Basic writing and computer skills required (emailing, filling out daily tailgate form, monthly inspections etc.). All company paperwork is digital.
-Must be able to use basic hand tools (hammers, frost pins etc.) and use inverted marked paint
-Occasional Out of Town Work is required. All hotels are paid for by Walleye Locating Ltd. Daily Subsistence Rate is $50.00 per day that employees are required to stay out of town overnight
-Health Spending Account Offered after 6 months of continuous employment
-Must have own steel toed boots and impact gloves. Coveralls, Safety Glasses and Hardhat will be provided by Walleye Locating upon hire
-Candidates must live within the MD of Wainwright.
Walleye locating is proud to be a military friendly and equal opportunity employer. We encourage all persons to apply.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $18.00-$22.00 per year
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Vision care
- Day shift
- Weekend availability
- Oilfield: 1 year (preferred)