Production Operator


Calgary, AB, CA, T2C 0A9

Shawcor Composite Production Systems (Shawcor) manufactures and sells spoolable composite pipe and poly pipe, used primarily by oil and natural gas producers in applications which benefit from the product’s pressure and corrosion resistance capabilities. We have manufacturing facilities in Calgary, Alberta and Edmonton, Alberta, with additional sales, service and distribution facilities in Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Texas, Colorado, Utah, California, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Australia. Shawcor is a highly successful global energy services company, leading its competitors in all market segments and financially positioned to continue its growth and success well into the future.


At Shawcor we have built a true team environment where all employees are empowered to contribute to the success of the company. Collaboration and communication are encouraged and good ideas are welcome from all functions and levels in the company.



Why Choose Shawcor?

· We have been deemed an essential service

· Established social distancing practices and additional procedures to maintain a clean and healthy workplace

· We provide personal protective equipment (PPE) required for the job

· Strong commitment to safety in the workplace, including remote work opportunities as regulations require

· CPS Wellness Program

· Employee Family Assistance Program

· Training & development opportunities

· Competitive benefits program

· Group Defined Contribution Pension Plan

· Paid time off

· Challenging career

The Opportunity

Shawcor is seeking a Production Operator to support our manufacturing facility located in Calgary, AB (3501 54 Avenue SE). Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Operator will be responsible for safely operating production machinery and using tools on the production floor.

Duties & Accountabilities

· Set up, run and shutdown manufacturing equipment

· Monitor product quality followed with appropriate responses

· Record manufacturing data. Use of database and reporting systems

· Able to understand manufacturing production schedule

· Follow 5S rules to meet Shawcor’s Performance Goals

· Conduct all work safely while following the Shawcor CPS Safety program, procedures, and policies

· Verifying raw materials prior to use and throughout the manufacturing process

· Operate forklifts, manufacturing equipment, hand tools, and power tools

· Standing for long periods of time

· Repetitive tasks, lifting up to 50lbs

· Perform operator preventative maintenance

· Supporting and mentoring other Operators

· Understand procedures, processes, equipment and product

· Accept guidance, leadership, and supervision to achieve company goals

· Promote a positive atmosphere within the company

· Maintain a clean and organized workplace

· Ensure that any problems encountered are reported to the Lead Operator

· Other duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications

· Basic computer skills

· Comfortable working in a plant environment

· Willing to work rotating shift work 2 weeks day time & 2 weeks night time 12 hour shifts Monday to Thursday

· 1-2 years previous manufacturing experience (preferred)

· Knowledge of power tools

· Able to work at heights and confined spaces when required

· Ability to meet physical requirements including lifting up to 20-50 lbs., bending, crouching, kneeling, and standing for extended periods of time

· Good work ethic and attitude

· Good mechanical aptitude

· Ability to meet pre-employment testing requirements (i.e. drug and alcohol, physical fitness, audiogram, and vision testing)


  • Maintain a safe working environment by aligning with corporate safety rules and regulations, and ensuring a culture of safety
  • Ensure that the equipment and process operate efficiently and safely


We thank all applicants for their interest; however we cannot accept telephone calls regarding this position. All recruiting activities are managed via our Recruitment Management System and you must apply via the link below or the posting on our career page at to be considered for this opportunity.