Manager, Equipment & Maintenance

If you are an experienced Manager, Equiptment & Maintenance looking to enjoy work-life balance, then please read on…


Precision Drilling has an opening for a Manager, Equipment & Maintenance, eager for fresh challenges and development toward potential future career growth as our business continues to innovate and grow.


Working for Precision Drilling means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a strategic player in Precision Drilling’s future. We are a large company with a family feel, where you will collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the organization.


Combined with a competitive remuneration package, you will enjoy the advantages of:


A comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, Pension match, and long-term disability coverage.
  • A casual work environment where you can expect to enjoy a work-life balance that promotes personal health, well-being, and family life!
  • Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
  • Precision has a competitive vacation and PTO offering including afternoons off before a long weekend.


Reporting to the Operations Support Manager, the Manager, Equipment & Maintenance will:



  • Managing and supervising the maintenance staff ensuring that all requisite tasks are handled quickly and efficiently within budget restraints;
  • Responsible for setting equipment maintenance practices and procedures;
  • To research new equipment pros and cons and to establish to provide management with feasibility research;
  • Establishing repair frequencies, based on equipment wear and useful life vs. costs of repair;
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate equipment spare levels;
  • Detecting faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations;
  • Responsible for department HSE adherence and ensuring compliance with Precision’s safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas;
  • Coordinating and monitoring contractor activities for projects;
  • Updating project information and maintaining project files;
  • Supporting department management, project managers and consultants as required;
  • Updating and maintaining information in Precision’s records systems and department databases;
  • Keeping current with ongoing changes and new technology and adapt accordingly;
  • Working closely accounts payable, prepare monthly reports and budgeting; and,
  • Maintaining strong relationships with other operational groups to ensure business goals and objectives for Precision are being met.


Knowledge & Skills

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;

Ability to multi-task, find solutions and establish priorities;

Exhibit initiative, responsibility and flexibility;

Strong management, delegation, planning and leadership skills; and,

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.



High school diploma/GED Completion.



10 years experience working with drilling rig equipment.