Dealing with safety issues in the heavy oil industry.
Pros: excellent working conditions and rewards.
Cons: jobs may depend on external conditions such as the price of oil.
Review the work-day agenda: meetings, inspections, teaching assignments and OH&S regulations. Carry out the assignments as required.
I learned that Safe Operating Procedures, regulations and legislation are a very important part of the job.
Managers and co-workers were professionals (mostly engineers) who were knowledgeable and dedicated to their – more... work.
The hardest part of the job was keeping abreast of the changes in regulations and legislation for the work being done.
The most enjoyable part was occasionally being sent out on a training program to some other place, for example, Texas. – less