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Derrickhand, Drilling Rig

Savanna Energy Services
Updated: Nov 14 2012
Desired Expertise: Derrickman
Experience: 1+ years
Minimum Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Canada
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: North America
Job Description:

Are you looking for a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing, innovative energy services company? Do you want to join a team with room for personal and professional growth? Then look no further! Savanna Energy Services Corp. is a premier North American energy services provider headquartered in Calgary, Alberta.  We have operations across Canada and in the U.S., Mexico and Australia. Savanna is uniquely positioned in the energy services industry, incorporating Aboriginal partnerships and community involvement with leading technology that includes PLC-controlled service rigs and patented hybrid drilling rigs.

Savanna is currently hiring for the role of Derrickhand (Drilling rig) based out of a number of our field offices in Canada.

Our drilling field offices are located in the following areas:
Alberta - Nisku, Blackfalds, and Redcliff

Join Savanna's Team and let our successes become yours!

This central role involves:          

    • Aiding the driller in overseeing all of the drilling rig processes
    • Effectively guiding the drill pipe while positioned in the derrick
    • Effectively preparing circulation equipment prior to drilling
    • Supervising floor hands and labourers

Qualified candidates require:

    • One to two years experience as a derrickhand
    • H2S certification
    • First Aid certification
    • Class 5 Driver's license
    • Rig Tech Level 2
    • Fall Protection, Confined Space, and Loader Training
    • Gas Monitoring, Rig Rescue, and Fire Exit

At Savanna we offer a great team environment, competitive wages, and a comprehensive benefits package effective on your first day of work!

For more information on Savanna Energy Services Corp. and to apply online, you may view our website at

Due to the large volume of resumes we receive, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

This Position Is Closed to New Applicants

This position is no longer open for new applications. Either the position has expired or was removed because it was filled. However, there are thousands of other great jobs to be found on Rigzone.

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