Careers

Build Your Future Here

At STRAIT, we hire the best. We don’t care if you have years of experience or if you’re new to the industry – we’re interested in you. We can help you build (or further) a steady career that has proven paths of promotion, offers engaging new challenges with each operation, and is extremely financially rewarding. 

IF YOU'RE LOOKING TO GET A START IN OIL AND GAS CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE -

Welcome aboard. If you’re willing to learn, we’re willing to teach. We’ll help set you up, whatever your level of education and training. Start making real money today, and exchange the boring office for the beautiful expanses of western Canada.

If you’ve got industry experience and you’re looking for a new challenge -

We pay well, we recognize talent, and we reward initiative. We offer steady promotions (and raises to go along with them), and we make sure all our crews are equipped with gear they’re not embarrassed or afraid to use. Join our team and rediscover the love of building.

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Minimum Qualifications

These are the basic skills and knowledge you need to keep you and your work crew safe on the jobsite. They do not take five years of studying to acquire. You do not have to pay $50,000 to get them. We’ll give you all the training and help you need to pass them. In just a few short weeks, you’ll be ready to join the team.

  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2 ACGA Endorsed
  • CSTS 2020 or PCST
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Safety and Positive Attitude  

Once you have these, it’s a matter of learning on the job in terms of promotions and career advancement. Pay attention. Be proactive. Many of our current boardroom members took this route to the top. That’s why we say you can truly build a future with us.

Current Opportunities

We recruit all levels of experience on deployments across western Canada. If you don’t live locally, that’s not a problem. We provide accommodation for remote operations. Live in the city, work in the wild. It’s the best of both worlds.

PLEASE NOTE: Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 may be required to work on a STRAIT worksite due to worksite owner/client/prime contractor requirements. Each employee has the right to decline COVID-19 testing and/or providing proof of vaccination. However, this will result in the employee being ineligible to work on certain project sites.

STRAIT Pipeline and Facility Construction and Maintenance

We are looking to grow our team in Calgary, AB!

Position we are hiring for:
Administrator – Estimating
What can we offer you?
  • Competitive compensation & benefits
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

Job Responsibilities
  • Document Control of Tenders
  • Administrative support for estimators
  • Assist in Tender process for Materials/Services
  • Prepare information required to populate schedules/attachments for Tenders
  • Populate and update Estimating Logs
  • Distribute and follow for Input of Tender Information from other STRAIT departments
  • Support Project Managers

 

Qualifications & Experience
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Multitasking and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Basic understanding of the oil and gas industry would be considered an asset

 

STRAIT’s Core Values
  • We Are Team Players
  • We Do What We Say
  • We Do The Right Thing
  • We Do Not Politic

  
Please submit your resume to resumes@strait.ca for consideration for this project – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Project Positions We Are Hiring For: Ticketed Pipefitters (with Picker Truck & By Hand) and 1st Year to 4th Year Pipefitter Apprentices
 
What Can We Offer You?
  • Competitive compensation
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry
  • Camp accommodations
  • ITA trade opportunities
  • New & Young Worker Program
 
What Do We Require?
  • Previous experience with Turnarounds
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • PCST or CSTS 2020
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined Space Entry & Rescue
  • Class 5 License with Clean Abstract
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to work safely
  • Ability to work within an awesome team
 
STRAIT’s Core Values
  • We Are Team Players
  • We Do What We Say
  • We Do The Right Thing
  • We Do Not Politic
 
To apply, please either email your resume to resumes@strait.ca or call our dispatch team at 250-785-4200 for consideration for upcoming employment opportunities.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting experienced Industrial Painters/Coaters for shop and field work based out of Grande Prairie, AB.

Qualifications

  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Zoom Boom/Telehandler Certification an asset
  • Class 5 Drivers License 
 

Required Skills

  • Previous experience or knowledge of abrasive blasting and industrial coating.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Able to follow directions specific to task at hand.
  • Adhering to all company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Strictly follow and enforce all safety measures.
  • Maintain all tools, and work in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • Clean Class 5 license to operate a company vehicle is mandatory for this position.

 

Please submit a current resume and driver’s abstract to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Painter”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Project Positions we are hiring: Apprentices – Pipefitter/Welder

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Registered Apprentice
  • Maintenance, Facility, and Turnaround experience required
  • Aerial Work Platform – asset
  • Bonding and Grounding
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Confined Space and Fall Protection would be considered an asset
  • Class 5 License with Clean Abstract would be considered an asset
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions at resumes@strait.ca for upcoming employment opportunities.

We are looking to grow our team for our upcoming Pipeline Projects for 2022 in Fort St. John, BC!

Project Positions we are hiring for: Equipment Operators (Hoe, Dozer, and Boom), Skilled and New & Young Worker Labourers, Welders, and Welder Apprentices!

 

What can we offer you?
  • Competitive compensation
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry
  • Camp accommodations (project-specific)
  • ITA trade opportunities
  • New & Young Worker Program

 

What do we require?
  • Previous experience with Pipeline Construction
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2
  • PCST or CSTS 2020
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Class 5 License with Clean Abstract – position dependent
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to work safely
  • Ability to work within an awesome team

 

To apply, please either email your resume to resumes@strait.ca or call our dispatch team at 250-785-4200 for consideration for upcoming employment opportunities.

We are looking to grow our team at our Fort St John Branch for our 2021 Project Season!

Project Positions we are hiring: Abrasive Blaster

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Previous experience with abrasive blasting
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • PCST or CSTS 2020
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Class 5 License with a Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Confined Space – asset
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions at resumes@strait.ca for upcoming employment opportunities.

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