Weatherford Reel Mover Operator - Bonnyville/Cold Lake, AB in BONNYVILLE, Alberta


Weatherford is among the largest oil and gas service providers, with a global network that operates in more than 100 countries and includes 680 service locations, and 13 research, development, and training facilities.


Weatherford’s COROD continuous rod is one of the leading well optimization solutions for reciprocating and progressing cavity pumping (PCP) applications. With over 25,000 installations spanning the past 40+ years, COROD continuous rod’s engineered solutions are a proven and viable method for optimizing artificial- lift systems the world-over.

Weatherford’s COROD continuous rod & flushbys equipment fleet provides reliable and innovative service options that are both timely and cost effective, with a proven track record of exceptional performance. Quick mobilization times, high levels of automation, and a globally based equipment fleet enable tremendous cost-saving advantages for our clients.

The successful candidate will be required to perform the following responsibilities, as well as other duties as assigned:

  • Move continuous rod reels to and from customer wellsites

  • Band continuous rod to ensure safe transportation

  • Complete shop and yard clean-up as required

  • Act as back-up Rig Assistant when required

  • Maintain regular communication with Field Supervisor and field service dispatch to ascertain rod reel requirements, etc.

  • Observe job procedures and identify problems; provide suggestions for controlling or eliminating problems; actively participate in continuous process improvement

  • Document all potential hazards and dangers and inform others (Hazard I.D.'s and near misses); wears personal protective equipment as required

  • Follow all safety and environmental procedures; complies with incident reporting and E.R.P.


  • Minimum grade 12 education required

  • General labour experience required; oilfield experience is an asset

  • Mechanically inclined

  • H2S and First Aid certification are required for this position, and considered assets if current

  • Class 5 Driver's License with clean abstract

  • Personal Suitability: Flexibility to work in remote locations; varying work schedules and extreme weather conditions


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