High-Pressure Laborer

Full Time posted 3 months ago

Job Description

Merit Services is looking to hire High-Pressure Laborers.


Assist the Operator with the setup and control hoses attached to the pumps to ensure the safe and effective pumping of water 

Troubleshoot and perform routine maintenance on High-Pressure Equipment and Tools

Support the High-Pressure Operator with pre and post-trip inspections 

Assist with job site preparation and ensure equipment is functioning 

Assist with the safe operation of various Vacuum, Streamer, or Combo units 

Participate in job site preparation, including the rigging in/out of equipment 

Contribute to the completion of all required paperwork 

Spot the safe positioning of equipment 

Ensure all equipment and tooling is cleaned and stored in appropriate units 

Execute general labour duties on job sites and in the shop, which include but not limited to truck clean, equipment packing, preparation for mobilization and demobilization, and debris removal from job sites

Partake in Field Level Risk Assessments

Responsible for the safe operation of the equipment 

Maintain Health and Safety as the number one goal by following policies, processes 

Ensure that all tasks are completed in a safe and efficient manner 

Supply a safe and effective service to our client’s Experience


Minimum of 1 year of experience working with High-Pressure Water Blasting Equipment 

Class 5 license is an asset 

Working knowledge of High-Pressure Pumps and Tools 

Previous experience working in various environments (i.e. confined space, heights, noisy and various  and extreme weather conditions); Industrial pulp and paper and/or oil and gas experience is also an asset 

Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment 

Willing and able to travel, sometimes to remote areas 

Eager to learn new skills 

Willingness to take direction and work effectively in stressful situations 

Ability to multitask and adapt to new working environments Working Conditions 

Willingness to participate in nightshifts and overtime is a requirement 

Ability to work in all weather conditions for extended periods of time 

Able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs and be on your feet for long periods of time 

Comfortable wearing respirators/SCBA and make confined space entries

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