Company: Basic Energy Services
Skills: Heavy Machinery Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Bakersfield, California, United States


Position Overview : Responsible for analyzing well plug and abandonment remedial actions, necessary equipment and personnel solutions. The duties of the P&A Equipment Operator include the ability to read, understand, and independently implement the Customer's project procedures. The individual in this job role must have technical expertise that will enable them to make decisions, when the customer is unavailable, to change procedures as the well conditions change. The P&A Equipment Operator Expertly Operates a Coil Tubing unit, cement Pump Truck, Bulk truck and vacuum truck. Employee must also be able transfer cement from bulk storage to bulk truck for shipping. Must be able to lead crew on site with little direction from supervisor.

This is a safety sensitive position.

Reports to : Field Service Supervisor, Area Manager

Directs Reports : None

Major duties :

 

  • Operate company vehicle on a daily basis transporting to and from jobs
  • Ensure proper delivery of equipment
  • Pull proper tools needed for each job and determining need and use of equipment on job site
  • Have the knowledge required to calculate displacement, volumes, weights, pipe tallies and knowledge of pump capabilities, torque ratings for power swivels, bit sizes, weights of tubulars used, and truck ratings allowed by Local, State, Company and Federal regulations
  • Must have applicable knowledge of DOT rules and regulations as required for the position
  • Operate downhole tools from start to finish on a job
  • Create and organize proper paperwork including tickets for jobs, submit proper paperwork upon completion of each job in a timely manner
  • Transport dirty tools and motors to designated areas following job completion
  • Assist in job action planning with customer on job site
  • Communicate with internal and external customers while maintain open line of communication with managerial personnel during and after job completion
  • Work effectively with other field hands to ensure quality operations at all times
  • Performs and assumes other duties and responsibilities as may be required by the immediate supervisor

 


Qualifications and Skills

Required:

 

 

  • Must have a Commercial Driver's License
  • Must have knowledge of oilfield and related equipment associated with analyzing well plug and abandonment remedial actions using various Cement operations
  • Must have applicable knowledge of DOT rules and regulations as required for the position
  • Strong organizational and prioritizing skills to efficiently handle a variety of daily tasks while maintaining flexibility to meet shifting priorities
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good communication skills - written and verbal
  • Good problem assessment and problem solving skills
  • Teamwork and Customer Orientation
  • Transport dirty tools and motors to designated areas following job completion
  • Assist in job action planning with customer on job site
  • Communicate with internal and external customers while maintain open line of communication with managerial personnel during and after job completion
  • Work effectively with other field hands to ensure quality operations at all times
  • Performs and assumes other duties and responsibilities as may be required by the immediate supervisor

 


Physical Requirements :

 

 

  • Able to lift and position vehicle equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to sit long periods while driving
  • Able to stand long periods while cargo is being loaded and unloaded

 


Typical working conditions and hazards :

 

 

  • Work is performed in all weather conditions
  • Able to perform duties with protective equipment, H2S respirator where required
  • Potential hazards include working near or with heavy tools and moving equipment
  • Potential exposure to loud noises, airborne toxins, solvents, flammable atmospheres and industrial chemicals

 


Note:

 

 

  • This is a safety sensitive position. Essential mental alertness requirements, which include the following, are required to be met as part of the essential job functions and must be met by Basic Energy Services applicants and current employees. To be considered and eligible for hire, each and every applicant and employee must:
  • Work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to perform tasks involving high levels of cognitive function and judgment
  • Not be mentally or physically impaired from any cause, that can adversely affect an employee's ability to safely and completely perform the duties of the position
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to work in an unfatigued state
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to accurately gauge lengths of time and distance
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to quickly store and recall instructions in one's short term memory
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to concentrate
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to cope with sudden changes in surrounding and/or emergency situations and/or alarms
  • Have, display & maintain, demonstrated caring, committed and concerned attitude about safety

 


If any applicant and/or employee is not able to meet these requirements immediately and indefinitely, said applicant and/or employee may not be eligible for employment, re-employment, or promotional opportunities, and may be subject to termination if it is determined that said applicant or employee is determined to be impaired, by following the Company's reasonable suspicion training, and process.

Reach your full potential.

Basic offers interesting and challenging opportunities for dynamic individuals who want to be part of the exciting oilfield services industry. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value and individual contributions of every employee.

 

 

  • Highly competitive salaries
  • Benefits programs
  • Training
  • Performance-based financial rewards

 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Environment

 

At Basic Energy Services, we are committed to being a leader in the oil and gas well servicing industry by:

 

  • Providing services which exceed our customers’ expectations
  • Maintaining a work environment that is satisfying to our employees
  • Conducting our business in accordance with the highest ethical standards
  • Generating a financial return to our shareholders that encourages their continued investment in the Company

 

We strive to fulfill that commitment by getting the job done right, every time.

 

That means completing our work efficiently to industry and customer standards without injury to people, damage to property or adverse impact to the environment.

 

We make Safety an integral part of our Mission and our daily work.

 

At Basic, our Safety Policy is based on 5 key fundamental elements:

  • Our employees are our most valuable assets
  • All accidents are preventable
  • Our employees’ primary job responsibility is the safe completion of their assigned work
  • We enable our employees to fulfill that responsibility by providing the appropriate training, equipment and work environment
  • Our employees are granted the authority to slow down or shut down an operation they believe jeopardizes the safety of people, property or the environment