Company: Basic Energy Services
Skills: Fabrication, Welding
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Midland, Texas, United States
Status: Active

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Position Overview: Construction, maintenance, modification and repair of company equipment.

Reports to: Fabrication Lead

Directs Reports: None

Major duties:

  • Performs diagnosis and repair on equipment and/or structure for problems in accordance with company and industry standards and safety procedures
  • Performs maintenance, repair, fabricating, welding, remodeling and construction on a variety of metal products from samples and sketches
  • Performs manual forging, shaping, straightening, sizing, dressing and heat treating of metal products
  • Operates acetylene acting torch, welding machine, mig machine, and grinders
  • Inspects and maintains equipment and work area ensuring a clean, safe and hazard free work environment and equipment in proper working condition
  • Keeps proper records of materials used and hours worked for billing purposes
  • Maintains and orders adequate stock of all necessary supplies
  • Inspects completed work for conformance to established specifications
  • Leads or supervises the work of other welders on assigned job orders as needed
  • May be requested to work outside of normal work schedule to meet customer needs
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills



  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent education
  • Previous welding experience with a minimum of one year experience
  • Must have certification or ability to pass a welding test
  • Ability to operate various kinds of welding equipment in a safe manner
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, sketches and charts
  • Ability to work in a team environment and perform under all types of weather and physical conditions
  • Ability to interact with others and communicate effectively
  • Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol screening as well as background check




  • Valid driver’s license

Physical Requirements:



  • Position requires long periods of standing and sitting and the ability to work long hours if necessary
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

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 machinery
  • Potential exposure to loud noises, airborne toxins, solvents, flammable atmospheres and industrial chemicals

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