Weatherford Swing Rig Operator Corod® Lloydminster, Alberta in LLOYDMINSTER, Alberta


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.


As a Weatherford Swing Rig Operator you will facilitate the safe and efficient operation of Weatherford’s Corig™ unit, a standalone, well servicing solution. Weatherford provides our RigOperator's with a solid foundation of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, serving as the starting point to a fulfilling career in the oilfield services industry.

  • Oversee/assist in the installation and servicing of wellsite equipment, including continuous sucker rod, down hole pumps and wellhead drives.

  • Ensures tight connections on Corod, polish rod and BOP.

  • As a Relief Operator, the successful candidate will operate the Rig, oversee all processes

  • Ensures proper handling, use and maintenance of equipment and tools on the Corig; informs Rig Operator if any equipment/tools are required.

  • As a Rig assistant, the successful candidate will drive a one-ton crew vehicle with crew trailer in a safe manner to well site locations

  • Understands environmental and health and safety hazards; complies with all environmental and safety procedures as set by the Company and the industry.

  • Participates in safety drills on a weekly basis.

  • Immediately communicates all safety, operational and environmental concerns to the RigOperator or Field Supervisor.

  • Maintains a clean working area: wellsite/lease, rig, truck, and doghouse.

  • Ensures all paperwork, e.g. rig tickets, time sheets, etc. are filled out correctly and submitted in a timely manner.

  • Other duties as required.


  • Minimum Grade 12 education or equivalent

  • 1-2 years oilfield rig experience

  • Relocation to the Bonnyville/ Cold Lake region required

  • WHMIS, First Aid & CPR training

  • Valid class 5 driver's abstract with clean driving record (Class 3 Operators license preferred)

  • Uncompromising attitude to safety performance and service quality excellence

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team setting