Company: Patterson-UTI Management Services, LLC
Skills: Well Control, Truck / HGV Driver
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Odessa, Texas, United States
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Great Plains Oilfield Rental provides quality oilfield rental tools and equipment to US land-based clients in all major operating areas.

Brief Posting Description

The Winch Truck Driver drives and operates a Winch Truck equipped with a single winch, to load and move frac tanks. Transport and unload oil field servicing or drilling equipment from and to various locations within the work area. This equipment is loaded and unloaded onto the truck with the use of the truck's mechanical winch.

This role works under the direction of the Field Manager.

Detailed Description

  • Operate industrial vehicle hauling a variety of equipment related to the assembly of oil drilling rigs or heavy equipment.
  • Properly inspect vehicle, load, and equipment to safely transport and deliver the cargo. Manually or mechanically load and unload materials
  • Properly complete log books and company documentation to comply with company policies.
  • Properly maintain the assigned vehicle and report any damage that occurs immediately.
  • Wear PPE appropriately at all times while on the job. Report any accidents and/or injuries immediately.

Job Requirements

  • Valid Commercial Driver's License, Class A
  • Able to work overtime as needed/required. Available for call-outs (evenings/nights, weekends and holidays)
  • Able to travel as required for meetings, training, seminars, etc. which may be overnight, day(s), week, etc.
  • Able to work well independently and in team settings
  • Ability to provide information to supervisors and coworkers by telephone, in written form, email, or in person
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts
  • Must be able and willing to work in extreme climate and work conditions
  • Basic keyboarding or other small motor skills occasionally
  • Must be knowledgeable of hand signals used on locations.
  • Must be able to use company radio properly.
  • Operation of heavy equipment or vehicles
  • Lifting/pushing objects (70 lbs max)
  • Climbing or working in awkward or cramped positions
  • Walking or standing for prolonged periods

Minimum Qualifications

  • Eligible to drive a Company or personal vehicle for business purposes including ability to meet requirements of Company's Vehicle Use Agreement and Driving Policy
  • 1+ years of stable work history in a related field such as trucking, construction, heavy equipment operation, repair, maintenance (or similar trade), or military service

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tanker Endorsement
  • High School Diploma or GED