Contract Lease Operator (Night)(Hourly)

Haughton, Louisiana, United States

Job Reference 1243191

Location Haughton, Louisiana, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Gas

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 14, 2024

Airswift is looking for Lease Operators to work in Haughton, LA for initially 6 months contact.


• Make routine checks on all well sites according to schedule, ensure they are clean and maintained; check for spills and fluid leaks
• Monitor production equipment: wellheads, separation vessels, compressors, generators, pumping units, and meters
• Manage daily fluid production, analyze problems, and work with foreman, techs, engineer, and any other relevant personnel to troubleshoot
• Operate and maintaining artificial lift systems
• Communicate regularly with production foreman, production techs, and relief operator
• Perform all duties in accordance with company's Health, Safety and Environmental Guidelines


• Ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, contractors, and other external vendors
• Ability to understand gauges, meters, or other indicators to ensure a machine is working properly
• Mechanical aptitude in routine maintenance on machines and equipment (repairing pressure regulators, dump valves, level controllers, etc.)
• Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications
• Ability to follow standards and procedures
• Honesty and Integrity
• Problem solving/troubleshooting skills
• Good team player
• Good driving record
• Dependable and self-motivated
• Ability to hold self and others accountable

• High School Diploma or GED, or an equivalent substitution for education of 4 or more years of related work experience

Preferred Experience:

• 2+ years of lease operating experience (familiar with equipment flow, can walk/trace lines to make determinations)
• Familiar with different types of artificial lift (rod lift, plunger lift, gas lift, jet pump)
• Experience with high pressure oil and gas operations with H2S environments
• Familiar with Cygnet

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