Shop Technician

Job Title: Shop Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Clairmont, Canada
Salary: CAD25 - CAD28 per hour
Start Date: 2019-02-26
Reference: BH-99017-2
Contact Name: Melissa Sim
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2019 19:26

Job Description

NES Global Talent 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. Our client is currently seeking a Shop Technician for oilfield equipment for Completions in Clairmont, AB. This is a 6-12 month contract and the individual would need to be local to the area as no LOA/relocation is provided.

Essential Responsibilities: 

  • Maintains, tests and assembles product / tools / sub-assemblies
  • Compliance with HS&E policies and procedures for operations.
  • Work to pre-defined procedures in line with established work practices.
  • Complete tool inspections in accordance with engineering drawings.
  • Enter data into database and access the necessary maintenance data records to apply conditional based maintenance routines and to enable problem / equipment failure investigations.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • 2+ years of experience working within a team in a shop based or manufacturing based environment
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams, assembly prints and parts lists and follow formal procedures and maintenance practices.
  • Good mechanical aptitude.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to read and understand the English language.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Basic skills in the use of measurement and gauging equipment and processes.

 Desired Characteristics: 

  • 1+ years oilfield maintenance/tool build related experience
  • Forklift driving experience a plus