Process Technician (Operator)

Wage Range:  $40 – 48/hr depending on qualifications

Target Start Date: August 22, 2022                          

Contract Length: 1 Year
Location: Lloydminster, SK                                       
Hours:  8 hr/day, Monday – Friday

Core Responsibilities

  • Perform safe operations to meet production targets & short-term production plan by monitoring process variables & equipment parameters to identify abnormal conditions and carry out appropriate changes.
  • Safe operation of all types of equipment, pumps, compressors and control panel consoles.
  • Identify equipment deficiencies, prepare work requests, prepare equipment for maintenance, and issue safe work permits.
  • Complete and log all relevant routine, planned, and unplanned actions throughout the shift, as well as items in the Daily Order Book, daily maintenance schedule, etc. by requested date.
  • Complete required operator training and ensure allocated training hours are met.
  • Communicate scheduling adjustments to the Shift Supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Train and participate as a First Responder on the HLU Fire team to respond and handle emergency situations as needed.
  • Complies with all HS&E requirements in the performance of this Position’s responsibilities


  • Completion of 2 -Year Power Engineering Program (preferred)
  • Grade 12 Diploma
  • Experienced valid driver’s license
  • 3rd Class Steam certificate
  • Valid safety certificates (Eg: Confined Space Entry, Fall Protection) (preferred)
  • 2nd class power engineering certification or significant advancement towards 2nd class (preferred)
  • Previous Operating experience in Refinery or Upgrader
  • Knowledge of equipment isolation, safe work permitting and hazard analysis
  • Experience with operating utilities or process equipment (preferred)
  • 0-5 years working in an industrial setting (preferred)
  • Process Operations & Systems Matrix
  • Basic PC proficiency and proficiency with MS Office
  • Mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting abilities (preferred)
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment and have a willingness to accept increased operational responsibility (preferred)

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a recent resume and references to TJ at Jetstream Personnel Consulting: Qualified applicants only.  

We thank all interested candidates for their time and efforts, however only candidates we wish to interview will be contacted.