Shop Technician

Shop Technician

🇨🇦 Calgary

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Onstream Pipeline Inspection Services Inc. is an emerging provider of inline inspection services to pipeline operators in Canada/USA. Due to ongoing growth, Onstream is now accepting applications for the position of Shop Technician , based in Calgary, AB.

Why Join Us

  • Health Benefits
  • Matching RRSP Plan
  • Onsite Gym (Free to use)
  • We’re Calgary Transit Accessible (Route 148 West)
  • Monday to Friday (07:00am to 4:00pm)
  • Paid Vacation and Personal Time Off
  • Progression Plan for Internal Advancement

Essential Functions:

  • Perform tool builds, maintenance, and troubleshooting on Pipeline Inspection Tools and support equipment.
  • Follow blueprint diagrams (mechanical and electrical) with attention to detail and completes relevant support build checklists.
  • Assists with field operations, repairing and preparation of tools and support equipment.
  • Reading tool diagrams (blueprints) and follows outlined procedures with high attention to detail.
  • Works safely at all times, contributes in safety meetings.
  • Driving to collect/drop off parts locally as required.
  • Assisting with general maintenance and upkeep of the shop and yard.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • High School (minimum); Mechanical/Instrumentation/Electrical Diploma (preferred).
  • Technical or electro-mechanical background.
  • 2+ years experience building and troubleshooting tools (Inline LI or other like for O&G).
  • Basic Knowledge of soldering and electronics.
  • Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License in good standing.

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of electronics and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Full understanding of computers, networking, Windows environments and Proprietary software.
  • Ability to complete tasks fully in a timely manner with attention to detail and quality.
  • Maintains poise, quality of work and efficiency during busy times.
  • Forklift experience.
  • Physically able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to evaluate and prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to maintain concentration over long periods of time.
  • Self-regulated with a strong sense of pride in one’s work.
  • Strong social skills for communicating with co-workers and clients.
  • Professional personal presentation.

This is a safety sensitive position. Thank you for submitting your application. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

COVID-19 considerations:
Following local regulations.

Application question(s):

  • How many years of interpreting blueprints do you have?


  • Secondary School (preferred)


  • mechanical tool maintenance: 1 year (preferred)
  • oilfield tool maintenance: 1 year (preferred)
  • electrical troubleshooting: 1 year (preferred)
  • building tools to specifications: 1 year (preferred)


  • English (preferred)


  • Class 5 Licence (non GDL) (preferred)

Work Location: One location

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