CalFrac Well Services Operator in Training - Local Position - Red Deer in Red Deer, Canada


The Operator in Training (OIT) will be a member of the Operations Department and will receive Class 1 driver’s license training along with position specific training to become a qualified Operator. Reporting to the Divisional Driver Mentor, the Operator in Training will gain exposure to District and Field operations and will be trained to operate Calfrac equipment while adhering to Calfrac’s operational, safety, and environmental policies and procedures at all times.


  • Six (6) week Operator in Training (OIT) Program with Class 1 Driver Training and position specific mentoring

  • Upon program completion you will be promoted to an Operator status.


  • Duration of OIT Program: Monday to Friday Schedule

  • Upon Completion: Fifteen (15) days on, six (6) days off


  • Guaranteed Base Compensation

  • Paid Training and Program Completion Bonus

  • Health and Dental Benefits effective day 1 of employment, Vacation Pay, RRSP Matching

  • Meal allowance and accommodations provided when working away from District.

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – provided

  • Eligible for Job Revenue Bonus Program upon completion of OIT program.


  • Fourteen (14) days of paid Orientation and Training School with hands on Pressure Pumping exposure

  • Information is provided about Calfrac’s Health, Safety, and Environment policies and procedures

  • Obtain all required Oilfield Tickets

  • Hands on training simulations


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Valid Alberta Class 3 or 5 Drivers License – No GDL

  • Satisfactory Drivers Abstract required

  • Experience operating a manual transmission preferred

  • Previous industry related experience preferred


  • One of the largest Well Servicing providers in Canada

  • Consistent workload and strong growth plans for 2018

  • Superior HSE, training, and quality culture

  • Focused on delivering client innovation and technologies