Weatherford Pumpjack Technician- Clairmont, AB in GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta


Weatherford is among the largest global oil and gas service providers, delivering innovative technologies and services for formation evaluation, well construction, completion, stimulation, and production.Our global network spans more than 100 countries and includes 680 service locations and 13 research, development, and training facilities.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assisting boom truck operator in pile driving jobs

  • Spotting and aligning cement bases and oil pumping units

  • Using heavy duty tools to complete physically demanding job duties

  • Assisting in the assembly, performing inspections and repairs of pumpjacks

  • Securing of loads on trailers

  • Performing proper vehicle & equipment maintenance & inspections (vehicle, man basket, cranes, PPE’s etc.)

  • Fueling of vehicles and equipment as required

  • Conduct field work and cleaning as requested by management

  • Available on a 24 hour basis to respond to customer needs

  • Available to work overtime

  • Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford


  • Oilfield background preferred, pumpjack experience an asset

  • Strong mechanical skills using basic tools; i.e., impacts, shovels, hammer wrenches, sledge hammer, basic tools capabilities

  • Must have the ability to climb up to 30 feet in height and function without fear of heights

  • Willing to be trained and comprehend in recognizing and identify the components of oil well pumping units.

  • Preferred knowledge of oil patch experience

  • Ability to assemble, disassemble, and repair oil well pumping units and to make recommendations for replacement and repair parts (training available)

  • Class 5 license with clean drivers abstract

  • The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations

  • Successful completion of drug and alcohol test

  • Excellent physical condition to perform rigorous tasks

  • Safety minded individual

  • Must be available to be on-call and work overtime


Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including 3 weeks’ vacation to start,RRSP matching, a health spending account and opportunities for on-going training and career development.