Vacuum Truck Swampers

At Performance Vac & Tank Services Ltd. (PVT) we specialize in safely hauling fluids and oilfield waste throughout the oilfields of Western Canada. With a responsive team and growing fleet of top of the line equipment, Performance Vac has grown into a leader of oilfield fluid transportation and heating services.

Performance Vac is currently accepting resumes for the position of Class 5, 3 or 1 Swampers for our Grande Prairie location. Ideal candidates will have 1 – 3 years of similar experience on various units including: combo, straight, semi and/or hydrovac. These are full-time local positions, and hourly wage will commensurate with experience.

Job Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

• Responsible for complying with Performance Vac’s HSE Manual, OH&S and NSC regulations related to this position.
• Responsible for working cooperatively and safely under the guidance of a qualified operator.
• Assists in ensuring that the unit is stocked and has the equipment necessary to keep the truck in good working order.
• Ensures proper load securement for hoses, chemical pails, or any other equipment as necessary.
• Assisting in the operation of trucks in a safe, responsible & professional manner.
• Completes all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.


• High school diploma (GED or equivalent)
• Class 5, 3, or 1 licence
• Clean driver’s abstract (less than 6 demerits)
• 1 – 3 years of experience in a similar role
• Required safety tickets: Standard First Aid, H2S & Confined Space
• Additional safety tickets: Ground Disturbance, GODI/ODA, Gas Detection and Fall Protection an asset
• A clear understanding of various vacuum units and their operation
• Strong work ethic and reliability – on call position 24/7

To apply for these positions please submit a cover letter & resume including a driver’s abstract and references to:

Human Resources
Performance Vac & Tank Services Ltd.
Box 783, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 3R5
Fax: (780)-830-5164

We would like thank you for reviewing our current posting, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted. We encourage you to check our careers page often and we thank you for your interest with Performance Vac & Tank Services Ltd.

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