Solids Control Technician

Apex Oilfield Services

Apex Oilfield Services is a privately owned company providing innovative rental solutions to the Canadian energy and infrastructure sectors.

As a thriving organization, we are looking to expand our team and seeking full-time, permanent Solids Control Technicians to support our Lloydminster branch. This position will be rotational based and require frequent travel within the area to rig up, service and optimize our solids control fleet.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Rotational schedule
  • Accomodations and company provided vehicle
  • Opportunities for advancement within a thriving organization
  • Safety tickets, phone allowance, and annual boot allowance

Responsibilities include:

  • Servicing, maintaining, and optimizing our suite of solids control equipment in the field (pumps, tanks, centrifuges and stands)
  • Performing rig-ups to customer specifications
  • Troubleshooting, servicing, and repairing any items in the shop or field found to be deficient
  • Maintaining a high standard of quality control and organization
  • Adhering to all company and industry procedures and safety requirements
  • Working in the shop, yard, and other areas as required

The desirable candidate will be self-motivated and will possess:

  • Previous rig, solids control, or derrick experience is preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • The ability to prioritize and work independently
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability and desire to learn

In order to be employable by Apex, you must complete a negative pre-employment drug and alcohol test, have a driver’s license, a clean driver’s abstract and hold all necessary safety tickets. Previous rig or derrick experience is preferred and a Special Oilfield Boilers Ticket would be considered an asset.

Apex offers a great work environment and a competitive, total compensation package. For more information about Apex, visit our website at We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Apprenticeship

Salary: $30.00-$40.00 per hour


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • RRSP match
  • Tuition reimbursement


  • 8 hour shift
  • Evenings
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay


  • Derrik: 1 year (preferred)
  • Solids Control: 1 year (preferred)
  • Oilfield: 1 year (preferred)

Work Location: On the road

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