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Lease Operator, Production

Lease Operator, Production

Job ID 
2017-2083
Location 
US-ND-Williston

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Position Summary

The Lease Operator is responsible for the operation and maintenance of a specific, assigned group of wells.  This individual will monitor daily production, equipment and performance to ensure proper volumes are attained and maintained.  This position will be located in Williston, ND. The schedule for this position is 7 days on, 2 days off and 8 days on, 4 days off. Wage and level commensurate with experience. 

Essential Job Functions

  • Measures and records production at the well site
  • Provides routine maintenance checks to equipment and machinery
  • Conducts routine maintenance and minor repairs to equipment and machinery
  • Reports changes in individual well performance
  • Reports any concerns about the well, well site or equipment
  • Confers with production foreman and superintendents on operating issues or problems
  • Coordinates oil sales and water disposal
  • Treats oil to meet pipeline/equipment specifications
  • Assures operational compliance with governmental requirements and company policies
  • Must be familiar with the operation of POCs, plunger lift and flowing wells
  • Drives safely to and from wells and well sites
  • Must understand and perform all duties according to Oasis standard operating procedures and in compliance within all regulatory and EH&S guidelines
  • Possess and maintain HAZWOPER certification
  • Complete required H2S training

 

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the position. Incumbents will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and duties outside of their normal responsibilities as assigned by their supervisor. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Must live within 50 mile radius of Watford City, ND or willing to relocate to Watford City, ND
  • Must be at least 21 years old for Company motor vehicle insurance
  • Ability to successfully complete a post-offer/pre-employment drug screen, background check, physical,  functional capacity examination, and to be able to meet all physical requirements of the job

 The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year related experience
  • 1 year oil and gas experience