Multi-Skilled Operator II


Job description

Airswift has been tasked by one of our major clients to find a Lease Operator to work on a 6-month contract with one of our major clients in Watford City, ND

Your Responsibilities may include:

  • Operate gas lift wells and compression
  • Inspect gas and oil wells, tanks, meters, separators, compressors, and attached piping components for leaks or unusual conditions and taking corrective actions
  • Access remote locations to check wells, maintain normal operating levels, pressures and flow on separation equipment, adjusting automatic and manual controls
  • Gauge tanks for sale or transfer of crude oil and water
  • Operate rod pumping wells, electric submersible pumps (ESPs), flowing wells, and well test systems
  • Utilize electronic remote well supervision to optimize production and reduce safety and environmental impact
  • Maintain chemical injection rates, start up and shut-in wells
  • Enter daily volumes, well tests, downtime, and injection information into a computer database
  • Monitor daily production inputs into electronic data gathering software and comparing input data with output data for correctness
  • Supervise and optimize production and costs within area of control
  • Minor hands-on production equipment repairs
  • Operate a company-provided vehicle to perform job duties in a safe manner
  • You will need to align with all safety, environmental, and company policies and procedures outlined in the Company’s Management System

Basic Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee
  • Valid driver’s license
  • 1+ year direct experience with oil and gas production practices, equipment, and terminology
  • 1+ year gas lift experience
  • Willing and able to perform/align with following (with or without reasonable accommodation):
  • Work in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions
  • Work in several different geographic locations every single day
  • Work both in and out of a company-owned vehicle
  • Wear appropriate special safety equipment
  • Climb heights up to 24 feet to gauge tanks
  • Walk, bend, stoop, lift, push, and pull
  • Use hand tools to make minor repairs
  • Work weekends and be on call

Preferred Requirements

  • Associate degree/Trade certification or higher in Production Technology, Process Technology, another related technical field or foreign equivalent
  • Are you willing (with or without reasonable accommodation) to receive and show proof of the COVID-19 vaccination, or Company’s’ approved accommodation by date of hire
  • 3+ years direct experience with oil and gas production practices, equipment, and terminology
  • Bi-Lingual in Spanish and English
  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Ability to build accurate and legible reports
  • Ability to read and understand production and financial reports
  • Ability to react to visual and aural signals, alarms, and instructions
  • Displays integrity and follows through on dedications by fearlessly dealing with important problems, holding others accountable, and standing up for what is right
  • Delivers positive results through realistic planning to accomplish goals
  • Generates effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical

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