The Field Operator is responsible for driving, operating, and maintaining cementing services equipment. The Operator will also be responsible for assembling and preparing equipment for installation and service, performing pre-and post-equipment inspections and maintenance, assist in monitoring well controls, and contributing to safe rigging operations during and after service delivery..
CRITICAL TASKS / PERFORMANCE GOALS:
Responsible for driving and operating heavy trucks and equipment
Performs rigging in / out duties for Cementing Services equipment; contributes to safe rigging operations during and after service delivery
Lifts, carries, moves and assembles iron pipes and equipment to / from trucks and well site
Reviews and completes pump logs, chemical tallies, and maintenance checklists
Monitors control panels to gauge pressure, flow, revolutions per minute (RPMs), and other diagnostic information of equipment (i.e. transmission lock-ups, rig savers, etc)
Participates in and monitor execution of job/service: control operation of equipment or systems by using control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate equipment or processes.
With guidance from Supervisors, adjusts increase / decrease fluid pressure and flow as required.
Assists Supervisor with calculating and mixing chemicals.
Acts as a mentor to Operator-in-Training/Operator 1 level employees. Assists in training and provides guidance on safe and effective operating procedures.
Maintains truck and equipment to standards, and ensures all equipment, including personal protective equipment, is in proper working order.
Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water pre-and post-trip
Conducts maintenance and inspection of Blowout Preventer (BOP), injection head, power-pack (hydraulics), stripper, wellhead connections, etc.
Completes quarterly maintenance inspections, 200 & 400 hour inspections and services on trucks and equipment.
Troubleshoots any problems with equipment's and ensures damaged or defective parts get repaired.
Completes required paperwork and submits it to the appropriate parties accurately and on time (i.e. Critical Well Checklist, fuel log report, timesheets and log books, maintenance reports, month-end expense reports, trip permits, etc).
Promotes Safety Standards always: shop, yard, location and while traveling.
Reports all hazards or potentially hazardous situations, accidents, incidents and injuries immediately to supervisor.
Attends weekly Safety Meetings.
All other duties assigned
Review, understand and implement operational (OS), and technical standards including other company requirements for each tasks performed.
To use the assertive statement to a supervisor (including stop work authority) when a concern, or know of a better solution presents itself.
Ability to work overtime
Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsement.
High School Diploma or equivalent
1+ years Cementing Services experience
Familiarity with Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), Transport of Dangerous Goods (TDG), and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Ability to work on call 24/7
Must be willing to work weekdays, weekends, and overnight travel.
Willingness to work in physically demanding role-ability to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis.
Willingness to work long hours
Ability to pass DOT physical and drug screen
Ability to pass a background and driving record (MVR) Check
Ability to understand and carry out routine oral and written instructions
Ability to safely operate, maintain, and perform minor repairs on equipment, replacing hoses, minor mechanic type work on pumps, fittings, etc.
Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees.
Reliable transportation to and from work.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions (hot, cold, wet etc.) The employee may be exposed to diesel fumes or other airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; potential risk of electrical shock, vibration. The noise level in the environment is moderate to loud. Provision, wearing and maintenance of personal protective/respirator equipment (including face masks).
Regularly required to stand, sit and walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. As necessary can manually lift a load with two hands, using good manual handling techniques up to a maximum of: Male 65 lbs. (29.5 Kgs), Female 45 lbs. (20.4 Kgs).
Occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk, hear and smell. Vision requirements include: close, distance, peripheral vision, depth perception; and ability to adjust focus and distinguish color. Also includes creating and presenting information in both formal or informal meetings to multiple persons, or in the field environment to field crews, or one-to-one basis.