AECOM High Pressure Truck Operator - Field in Fort McMurray, Alberta

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144506BR

Position Title High Pressure Truck Operator - Field

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Oil + Gas

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Alberta

City Fort McMurray

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Oil + Gas

We offer extensive global experience in upstream, midstream, downstream, marketing and distribution, and alternative energy segments serving the entire lifecycle of oil and gas company assets. Our expertise in providing the full range of mission-critical services is sought after by private-sector and national/state-owned oil and gas companies.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a High Pressure Truck Operator - Field to be based in our Fort McMurray, Alberta location.

This position will operate pressure truck and ancillary equipment in a safe and professional manner at various locations.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Operating oilfield pressure truck on wells

  • Hydro testing, starting and killing a well, tank stinging

  • Working with well head components, progressive cavity pumps, insert pumps, tank stinging, flushing flow lines

  • Performing pre and post trip inspection, keep record of logs, paperwork

  • Maintaining all tools and equipment to the required standards

  • Driving safely and professionally, obeying all traffic rules at all times

  • Participating fully in job observations, near miss and HID reporting, site inspections, weekly and monthly safety meetings, and tailgate meetings

  • Identifying and mitigating safety hazards

  • Executing assigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner

  • If necessary, operate equipment for the purpose of loading and unloading while staying within the design parameters of the particular piece of equipment

  • Maintain the truck in a safe working order and advise supervisors of any needed repairs by monitoring fluid and lubrication levels frequently

  • Maintain all paperwork (driver logs, Daily Inspections, etc.) in a satisfactory manner and in compliance with regulatory requirements

  • May be required to perform other duties as assigned

This is a 14-14 shift position.

Camp accommodations are available for this position.

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum education requirements include completion of High School

  • Minimum of 6 months experience on particular piece of equipment (more if work will be performed in sensitive areas)

  • A valid Class 1/A or 3/D driver’s license or equivalent is required

  • Clean driver's abstract required

  • A minimum of three years of fluid haul driving and operating experience

  • Must be able to read and write adequately for the purpose of completing regulatory paperwork

  • Must be able to read maintenance manuals for the equipment

  • H2S Alive Certification required

  • First Aid Certification required

  • Aerial Work Platform (AWP) Certification required

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification required

Preferred Qualifications -


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.