Journeyman Millwright

Website Precision Drilling

If you are an experienced Journeyman Millwright looking to enjoy work-life balance, then please read on…

Precision Drilling now has an opening at our Nisku location for a Journeyman Millwright, eager for fresh challenges and development toward potential future career growth as our business continues to innovate and grow.

Combined with a competitive remuneration package, you will enjoy the advantages of:

A comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, pension match and long-term disability coverage.
  • An inclusive work environment where you can expect to enjoy a work-life balance that promotes personal health, well-being, and family life!


In the position of Journeyman Millwright, the successful applicant will be required to install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot machinery and mechanical equipment owned by Precision Drilling.


  • Reading diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures;
  • Operating rig equipment and dollies to place heavy machinery and parts;
  • Fitting bearings, aligning gears and shafts, attaching motors, and connecting couplings and belts;
  • Aligning and testing equipment, and making any necessary adjustments;
  • Performing preventive and operational maintenance using procedures such as vibration analysis, and repairing or replacing defective parts when necessary;
  • Trouble-shooting hydraulic and pneumatics; and,
  • May do some welding and fabrication as well as maintaining an inventory of replacement parts.

Knowledge & Skills

Have exceptional problem solving and troubleshooting ability;

Have a sound knowledge of mechanical/electrical systems;

Have the physical strength required to work with heavy equipment; and,

Have the ability to get along with and sometimes supervise the work of others.


Must have a valid trade certificate from Alberta or a Red Seal

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