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Shop Technician (Temporary Contract Ending March 31, 2018)

Are you looking for a change?  Tired of working in an environment that doesn't stimulate you?   Then maybe it's time you worked for Packers Plus Energy Services!  

We have a world-class manufacturing facility that is big, bright, well-organized and on the cutting edge of technology.  If you're self-motivated,  innovative, and if operational excellence and safety are top priorities...then this is the place for you. 

We work hard and play hard and together we contribute to greater success. 

We are currently recruiting for temporary SHOP TECHNICIANS to join our team at our MX-Manufacturing Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.

Primary Role Focus

Reporting to the Senior Shop Coordinator through the Team Lead of the department, this role is responsible for building, testing and repairing  down-hole tools while supporting our Core Values of Operational Excellence, Innovation, and Customer Intimacy.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Manually torque and test tools
  • Manually drift and caliper tools
  • Process tools with scanners
  • Operate heavy machinery; sandblaster, paint booth, forklift and crane
  • Ensure compliance with Packers Plus Health and Safety program

Experience and Skills

  • Mechanical Aptitude
  • Numeracy
  • Experience with threads and makeup of tools an asset
  • Experience operating forklifts or reach trucks is an asset
  • Read, write, and speak English (required)

Education and Training

High School Diploma or equivalent (preferred)


  1. Team Work
  2. Action Oriented
  3. Process and Procedures
  4. Flexibility/Adaptability
  5. Personal Contribution
  6. Problem Solving

Physical & Safety Requirements

  • Lifting/carrying up to 125 lbs.
  • Reach and Counter-Balance safety certification
  • Extended periods of standing, walking, lifting, and carrying
  • Position is "safety sensitive" and subject to pre-employment medical assessment and drug & alcohol testing
  • Subject to post-incident and reasonable cause drug & alcohol testing

If you possess the above qualities and skills, we encourage you to apply. Great learning opportunities with a terrific work environment.  Build your future with Packers Plus ... driving cutting edge technology and industry leading innovation.

Please apply online - no phone calls please.


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