Derrickhands Wanted in Grande Prairie AB ($43.50/hr, Benefits, OT & More)

  • 1 year ago
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What Twighlight Drilling Ltd. is Hiring for:

Currently accepting applications for experienced Derrickhands at Twilight Drilling Ltd.

Our primary objective at Twilight Drilling Ltd. is to ensure that all drilling programs are conducted in a safe and efficient manner, thereby minimizing the exposure of all people, equipment, and the environment to potential hazards and thus preventing incidents. Twilight Drilling Ltd. is committed to providing a safe working environment for all our employees.

The Derrickhand is responsible for all work above the drill floor; monitoring and maintaining proper drilling fluid characteristics, the rate of fluid circulation, mud handling equipment and the preventative maintenance program.

Do you have what it takes to work on a rig for Twilight Drilling? Do these traits sound like you?

  • Resourceful and a resilient individual who finds innovative ways to get the job done
  • Enjoy working with your hands and do not mind getting dirty
  • Stamina and strength to work hard in physically demanding positions and endure long hours in adverse Canadian weather conditions
  • Physically fit and willing to work in an environment where there is a zero tolerance for drugs and alcohol
  • Client-focused and highly driven self-starter who encompasses integrity and pride in their work
  • Positive, professional, and willing attitude
  • Dedicated team player who can also operate independently with minimal direction while producing results
  • Ability to work well under pressure, while balancing multiple demands
  • Can be away from home for long periods of time
  • Safety minded individual who is willing to actively participate in and support all industry, regulatory, and company standards, regulations and policies

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Learn and adhere to the Company’s Safety Program and government safety regulations
  • Support and promote to all employees the Company’s Policies, Procedures and Safety Programs
  • Assist Driller with equipment maintenance specifically related to the circulating system
  • Observe and maintain proper drilling fluid characteristics and mud handling
  • Operate and maintain drilling fluid systems and pumps during drilling
  • Work on or above the drilling floor, guide drill pipe during tripping process
  • Set an example to fellow employees by adhering to all safe work practices and policies. Train new crew members to do the same.
  • Ensure usage of proper safety equipment
  • Ability to comply with company guidelines and work in a safe manner

Work Regions:

This opportunity from Twighlight Drilling Ltd. is available in Grande Prairie.


The below are factors that tend to matter for our listing seekers. This listing with Twighlight Drilling Ltd. offers:

Competitive Wages

As positions vary, please confirm details with employer.


Twighlight Drilling Ltd. has indicated that these are the requirements for the listing:

  • First Aid
  • Lift 75lbs

Requirements may not be comprehensive. Confirm w/employer.

About Twighlight Drilling Ltd.:

Our Vision

It is our vision to provide a personal approach, keep our "finger on the pulse", and to be nimble so we can adapt or act in any situation based on the needs of our clients. We strive to maintain zero incidents, provide a healthy and safe work environment, and pay close attention to the efficiency of our operation.

Our Team

We pride ourselves on having drilling teams comprised of the best people, with proven credentials in our industry. Every employee is eligible for advancement through experience and training. We ensure the successful completion of all required safety training in conjunction with ongoing mentorship from their competent and knowledgeable co-workers. We recognize the importance of working as a team to minimize the work hazards associated with the industry while providing a safe and productive professional service.

Our Services

We operate 3 cutting-edge telescopic double drilling rigs and 1 telescopic AC electric triple rig. Our rigs are quick to rig up, rig down, and move. These rigs drill at pacesetter levels in which we can provide both data and references supporting our performance. We are members in good standing with the CAOEC, ComplyWorks, and ISNetworld. We also hold a valid COR Certification.

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