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SUMMER STUDENT – GORDONDALE
Why work at AltaGas?
We’re a leading energy infrastructure company with a footprint in some of North America’s most strategic energy markets . Our strategy is simple: to leverage the strength of our assets and expertise along the energy value chain to connect customers with premier energy solutions – from the well sites of upstream producers to the doorsteps of homes and businesses, and to new markets around the world.
To make this happen, we have a talented team of people who are safely and reliably operating our assets in every corner of North America. We’re incredibly proud of our team and their commitment to act with integrity, strive for operational excellence, and go the extra mile for our customers and the communities we serve.
Learn more about our team, vision and strategy.
How do you fit in?
We are currently seeking a Summer Student for a four month term to work at our Gordondale Facility located near Dawson Creek, BC.
AltaGas offers unique career development opportunities for professionals who possess ambitious goals to progress their career and enthusiasm to learn about our business.
May 4 th
to August 31, 2020
What you’ll be doing:
Assist in the daily Operation of the Gordondale Facility
Assist in the safe and efficient operation of all schedules and unscheduled work including: operations, maintenance, and repairs
Take plant readings and perform equipment checks
Complete safety equipment checks
Assist Plant Operators in daily tasks such as locking out and purging equipment for maintenance, changing filters and pigging pipelines
Complete parts runs
Painting – buildings, process piping
Reclamation of contaminated soil
Some office work – updating MSDS binders
Organizing warehouse, stocking shelving
General site cleanup and disposal
What you must have:
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have a valid driver’s license
Enrolled in a Power Engineering Program working towards a 4 th
Class Power Engineering Certificate
A positive attitude and desire to learn
Self starter, with a proactive approach
Familiarity with oil and gas terminology is considered an asset
Where you’ll be working:
The Gordondale Gas Plant is the only facility in the area to offer high efficiency recovery of natural gas liquids (NGLs), also known as deep cut capability. The Plant also has peaking power plant generators which serve as emergency back-up generation for the plant as well as generate electricity and supply power to the grid when demand is high or supply is low. It is located in the Gordondale area of the Montney reserve area approximately 100 kilometers northwest of Grande Prairie, Alberta. To learn more visit the
Gordondale Gas Plant
Ready to join our team?
If you’d like to be part of a company that invests in its people, always creates opportunities to help them grow and fosters an environment where everyone feels welcome, AltaGas is the place for you!
To apply, submit your resume in confidence to our Human Resources team by clicking on the button below or visiting
We appreciate your interest in working with us, but only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. At this time, we are not accepting agency referrals or telephone inquiries.