Job Title: Lease Operator / Production Operator
Location: Dilley, Texas to Cotulla, Texas
Danos Expectations: A successful candidate will exhibit characteristics that support the following:
Implementing Vision and Values
Our purpose, values and high-performance culture traits are fundamental to our success and offer wonderful opportunities for employee development.
This position is responsible for oil and gas well operations, well testing, operating, and maintaining field equipment and facilities, surveillance of general field operations and maintenance of various databases regarding production and operations.
Non-scheduled callouts outside normal business hours can be expected.
Types of well include flowing, beam pump (with electronic pump-off controller), plunger lift, water injection and water disposal.
Types of facilities include production tank batteries, flowlines, LACT (lease automatic custody transfer) facilities, water injection plants, natural gas compression, cathodic protection, and metering devices (electronic gas measurement and others).
Job is to be performed employing safe work practices while utilizing acceptable environmental procedures to maximize earnings while minimizing costs on assigned oil and gas producing properties.
Daily monitoring of multiple well sites by vehicle.
Test, calibrate and troubleshoot equipment and mechanical problems.
Perform mandatory paperwork required by customer and regulatory agencies.
General housekeeping and field maintenance.
Computer knowledge - Proficient utilizing MS Windows environment
Strong initiative and self-starter
Ability to keep neat and accurate records
Multi-task orientation with skills related to work prioritization
Excellent Interpersonal Communications skills in a team environment
General mechanical troubleshooting and repair skills
Ability to identify operational inefficiencies
Understanding of Business fundamentals
Ability to implement cost effective solutions
Technical Skills related to math and analytical thinking
Understanding of Importance of environmental and Safe Work Practices
Must be able to climb ladders and stairs.
Walking, bending, stooping is required.
Must be able to wear personal protective equipment including the use of a respirator.
Must be able to respond to visual and audible alarms.
5+ years of Oil & Gas production with working knowledge/experience of land based operations.
Strong Computer Skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by self without direct supervision
High School Grad or GED required
Valid U.S. Driver's License with an acceptable driving record
Candidate must live within a 50-mile radius of the job site at the time of applying.
Danos offers competitive wages, sustainable health benefits, 401K company match, and opportunities for employee development.
Visit www.danos.com to complete a general application or to review additional openings.
Danos is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status