Seismic Observer

  • Calgary, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Seismic Works  is a leading provider of recruiting and job placement services for the Seismic Industry. Our staff has several years experience with seismic operations and recruiting. Our goal is to be the link between job seekers and employers in North America and Worldwide. We want to enhance job seekers’ opportunities to advance their careers in the seismic industry and at the same time ensure employers have the opportunity to connect with experienced, qualified personnel.

Job Description

As the Observer, you will have 3 – 5 years’ experience in seismic acquisition. Your work day typically is 12 to 14 hours and on rotation. Your extensive experience with seismic recording systems and operations including Sercel 408/ 428 Dynamite and Vibroseis2D, 3D, 4D, Heli-portable, conventional seismic experience will assist you in the maintenance and operation of the recording instruments and quality control of the data.  Your well-developed interpersonal and communication skills along with strong ability to plan and then execute the plan will lead the Field Crew with direct reporting to the Crew Manager. You must understand the program objectives as directed by your immediate supervisor and execute these objectives in a safe and cost efficient manner.  **You must be legally entitled to work in the region applying for and willing to travel.


•             Valid Class 5 driver’s license, preferably class 3 with Air brake endorsement

•             ATV ticket

•             Current Standard First Aid (with CPR) certification, or equivalent

•             H2S Alive + WHMIS certificate of training

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.