BBES Water Pumping Technician

Big Bear Energy Services is looking for hardworking, motivated, energetic, safety and customer service focused Technicians to join our Water Transfer Crew.

We are looking to add experienced members to our Water Transfer Crew in Central Alberta to operate the units in an efficient and safe manner.

Big Bear Energy Services Offers:
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Competitive Wages
  • Team Environment
  • Company Matching RRSP Program
  • Perks Program

Water Pumping Technicians

Big Bear Energy Services Water Pumping IconOur Water Pumping Technicians are responsible for safely operating equipment to rig in and out hose lines for water transfers. The Technician operates and maintains water pumps and related water transfer equipment, tests line connections, and documents water flow readings. The Water Transfer Technician will execute the job following all procedures and policies, and reports directly to the Water Pumping Supervisor.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Follows Big Bear Energy Service’s Procedures and Policies
  • Rig in and out lines required for water transfer
  • Safely operate equipment
  • Operate and maintain water pumps
  • Document water flow readings
  • Test line connections
  • Shutting down transfer line and pigging out the line
  • Report daily to the Water Pumping Supervisor

  • Experience in water surface line transfers and frac transfers
  • Experience with filtration units, and pump & hose installation
  • Strong knowledge of the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Attention to detail: for job rig in and daily documentation
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Mechanical and Electrical knowledge
  • Safety oriented: Able to work safely at all times
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs

  • Organized with the ability to participate in a team environment
  • Effective time management skills
  • Experience in water transfer is considered an asset
  • Able to work on a rotating schedule: days or nights
  • Experience working in the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Must be able to successfully pass drug and alcohol test, and company road test; if required

Required Tickets
  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Able to pass any customer required orientations before entry on site

How To Apply
  • Email your resume and driver’s abstract to
  • Fax your resume and driver’s abstract to 403-887-0511