Company: Wood
Skills: Production Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Runge, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Oilfield Lease Operator to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of oil and gas wells, facilities, and equipment on assigned leases. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of the oil and gas industry, and a proven track record of safe and efficient operations. .

Schedule: 14x14 Rotation

Location: Runge, TX

Other: Full Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K + Company Match, PTO/Vacation and more); All offers of employment subject to passing of drug & alcohol screening

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required
  • Monitor and control oil and gas production from assigned leases to ensure maximum efficiency and profitability.
  • Conduct routine inspections of well sites, facilities, and equipment to ensure proper operation and maintenance.
  • Monitor and maintain accurate records of production, injection, and operating data for all wells.
  • Maintain and repair production equipment, including pumps, separators, and pipelines.
  • Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations and guidelines related to oil and gas production.
  • Coordinate with third-party service providers to ensure the safe and efficient completion of well maintenance and repair activities.
  • Respond to emergency situations, such as spills or equipment malfunctions, in a timely and effective manner.
  • Communicate with supervisors, co-workers, and other stakeholders to ensure a smooth and efficient operation.
  • Plunger and gas lift experience is required
  • Experience with oilfield software (i.e SCADA, CYGNET, eVin)

Skills / Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of mechanical applications
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Ability to self-motivate and work independently under little supervision
  • Basic math skills
  • Responsible and diligent
  • Safety-conscious
  • Personal computer experience or willingness to learn
  • Previous oilfield experience
  • No supervisory responsibilities
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Safety-sensitive position subject to random drug and alcohol screening
  • Ability to satisfy Department of Justice requirements with or without assistance

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.