Cotulla - TX Contract 1 week ago

Our client, a major Oil & Gas company, is looking for a Lease Operator to work on an initial 6-month contract in Cotulla, Texas.

Job Description

  • Make routine checks on all well sites according to schedule.
  • Monitor production equipment, compressors, wellheads, dehydrators, and meters.
  • Manage daily fluid production; gauge and record oil and water tanks; record all seal records.
  • Participate in periodic well review meetings with foreman, techs, and asset manager.
  • Analyze production-related problems and work with the foreman, techs, asset manager, and any other relative personnel to troubleshoot.
  • Submit daily data and turn in all reports and tickets on a timely basis.
  • Inspect lease sites, ensure they are clean and maintained, check for spills and fluid leaks.
  • Daily inspection of pumping units, compressors, and other equipment to ensure they are well maintained.
  • Provide relief pumping when needed.
  • Communicate regularly with the production foreman and relief pumper.
  • Ensure company-provided vehicle is well maintained and cleaned.
  • Perform light maintenance on equipment.
  • Perform all duties in accordance with Company Health and Safety Guidelines.
  • Run Dynamometers and Shoot Fluid Levels on a daily basis.
  • Operate and maintain multiple types of Pumps Off Controllers including those with VFD s.
  • Generate computer-based reports with recommendations for well performance improvements.
  • Assure that all components are operating safely and within regulatory guidelines.
  • Provide support to field personnel as needed to ensure POCs are operating at an optimal level

Requirements and Experiences:

  • High-pressure gas operations experience.
  • Ability to understand gauges, meters, or other indicators to ensure a machine is working properly.
  • Ability to perform routine maintenance on machines and equipment.
  • Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts.
  • Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications.
  • HS Diploma or GED (Minimum) – College Degree (Preferred)


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