Oilfield Construction Lead Hands

  • Hinton, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alstar Oilfield Contractors Ltd. is an industry leading Fabrication, Facility and Pipeline construction contractor with regional office locations in Hinton, Fox Creek, Dawson Creek and Calgary. Since 1969, the company has had a successful track record of project execution throughout Northern Alberta and Northeastern British Columbia. 

Job Description

General Responsibilities


Supports the Project Manager through undertaking:


  • Responsible for training, organizing and supervising new crew

  • Takes instructions from the Project Manager and/or Site Superintendent to put labourers to work each day

  • Attend required meetings

  • Perform a variety of activities involving mild, medium, and/or heavy physical labour

  • Make sure the workers have all the equipment, materials or supplies they will need throughout the day

  • Review daily timesheets and sign off labour hours

  • Assist in the labour work when required

  • Load, unload and transport construction materials

  • Clean and pile salvaged materials

  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites

  • Tend or feed machines or equipment used in construction

  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites

  • Maintains fluency in construction safety and ISO quality assurance requirements

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Project Manager



  • Understanding of the Oil & Gas process mechanical construction industry

  • Read & understand construction documents including contracts, drawings, specifications, subcontracts

  • Familiar with CSA Standards, ABSA, CWB, and WCB standards and practices



Combination of education and relevant experience


  • All Journeymen must have Alberta and/or Red Seal Trade Certificate
  • Alberta B-Pressure Certification Required
  • Small Bore/ Heavy Wall Certification Required
  • CWB (Canadian Welding Bureau) - FCAW/SMAW (Asset)
  • CSTS (Construction Safety Training System) Certification (Asset)

Additional Information


  • The competitive compensation package offered by Alstar will be based on experience and education


  • Candidates will be subject to a 3 month probationary period

  • Upon successful completion of the probationary period, candidates will be required to relocate to an assigned office location