Fieldman - Pipeline Operations

Kermit, Texas, United States

Job Reference 1243134

Location Kermit, Texas, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Midstream

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 20, 2024

Airswift is looking for a Pipeline Operator Fieldman for a 6+ contract with one of our clients near Kermit, TX

Job Summary:
The Fieldman - Pipeline Operations will be responsible for the operation and normal upkeep and maintenance of the pipeline and equipment that gathers, conditions, measures and handles gas, oil, and production water. Ensure all pipeline and pipeline component problems/issues are addressed promptly to maintain the integrity of our pipeline system for all its customers.  Work environment to mainly be outside in the elements as required.
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in gas gathering, oil gathering/stabilization, SWD, or field production/pipeline operations is required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, Cygnet (or other SCADA system), and IMaps (or Google Maps) preferred.
  • Good time management, communication, organizational proficiencies, and people skills.
  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively across cross-functional groups.
  • Must be able to lift and move heavy objects safely.
  • Must be able to work outside as required for scheduled 10 Hour Days on an 8/6 Schedule.

  • Performs daily rounds on facilities and can identify advanced-level discrepancies. 
  • Oversees construction and pipeline repairs and installation and provides advanced troubleshooting and implementation solutions. 
  • Understand, Install, repair, service and maintain valves, pipeline, and components.
  • Operates field equipment, handles line spotting and wellhead issues, assists with maintenance of field compression, and gathers measurement information.
  • Leads basic and advanced pipeline repairs and troubleshooting 
  • Maintain, make minor repairs, and operate equipment (valve maintenance, pick-up trucks, air compressors, etc.)
  • Perform governmental compliance activities, such as line patrol, road and railroad crossing inspections, and valve inspections, Emissions reporting.
  • Provide daily or weekly time records, and job status updates.
  • Respond to emergency calls after hours as required.
  • Communicate with many different teams to reach a common goal.
  • Identify undesirable pipeline conditions such as hydrate and freeze conditions and execute remedial actions.
  • Launch/Receive pipeline pigs as required.
  • Be able to operate independently or from the Operations Control Center by monitoring field volumes, pressures, and issues. Making adjustments or provide guidance as needed
  • Be an active participant our Health Safety and Environmental culture.
  • Accomplish job responsibilities/duties in accordance with Company's Core Values.
  • Obtain and maintain OQ (Operator Qualifications) for associated task. 
High School diploma or equivalent is required.

Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle.
Travel Requirements:
The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 - 10%.

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