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Board Director

Trican Well Service Ltd.

Calgary, Alberta

Trican Well Service Ltd. is a Canadian-focused energy services company with corporate headquarters in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The company is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), symbol: TCW. Trican provides innovative, engineered, and integrated solutions to its customers involved in the exploration and development of oil and natural gas reserves. With a highly trained and competent workforce and a recognized commitment to ongoing research and development, Trican is a technical leader in each of the services lines in which it operates.

Founded in 1979, Trican has grown to be currently the largest fracturing and cementing service provider in Canada. They also provide supporting services including coil tubing, nitrogen, and acidizing services. The company completed the acquisition of Canyon Technical Services Ltd. in 2017, expanding its Canadian franchise.

Trican is now looking for a new Board Director to join their highly skilled and knowledgeable Board to help set the direction and strategy for the future of the organization. The successful candidate will have senior executive experience within the Canadian E&P industry and understand the opportunities and challenges that exist in Canadian oilfield service operations. In addition, the successful candidate should have some combination of governance experience, a presence in and knowledge of the Canadian energy landscape, experience with technology and digitization, and/or entrepreneurial experience. Familiarity with the merger and acquisition process, including integration management as well as experience with strategic planning in a cyclical industry would be see as assets.

As the successful candidate you are an open, honest, and effective communicator who can express your opinions and contribute to achieving board consensus. You have the ability to listen, analyze, think clearly and creatively, and work well with people with a collegial low-key, team approach. You will demonstrate outstanding leadership and organizational development skills and have high personal and ethical standards with an impeccable reputation for integrity. If you would like to learn more and apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials to and state the title of the position in the subject line of your email.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.

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