Directional Drill Rig Manager

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Edmonton, AB
$150,000 - $200,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Equivalent Experience
Oct 18, 2018
Job ID
Our client is an infrastructure services provider in Western Canada, providing support for the oil and gas industry. They are known as a fair employer and a great place to work with many long-tenured employees.  Amidst major growth, our client is looking to add a Directional Drill Rig Manager to their team. This person will work out of Edmonton, traveling throughout Western Canada and staying on-site. Managers are responsible for the supervision of staff, management of equipment and client deliverables.

Job Description
  • Management of staff and equipment
  • Oversee all drilling activities
  • Manage subcontractors
  • Prepare reports
  • Train employees
  • Champion safety
  • Interface with clients
  • Maintain compliancy with company and provincial drilling regulations

  • Horizontal directional drilling (HDD) experience
  • Management experience and operational experience with large HDD rigs (a minimum of 3 years in a leadership role)
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Safety champion
  • Strong computer skills
  • Professional communicator