Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States
Oil & Gas - Onshore Oil
Operations & Production
August 16, 2023
Lease Operator – Carlsbad, NM
Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure, and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.
Our client, a major Oil and Gas company, is looking for a Pumper/Operator to work on their facilities on a 11-month contract in Carlsbad, NM.
The Pump Operator monitors gauges and flow meters and inspects equipment to ensure that tank levels, temperatures, chemical amounts, and pressure are at specified levels, reporting abnormalities as necessary.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Pump Operator records operating data such as products and quantities pumped, stocks used, gauging results, and operating times.
The Pump Operator communicates with other workers, using signals, radios, or telephones, to start and stop flows of materials or substances.
The Pump Operator tends vessels that store substances such as gases, liquids, slurries, or powdered materials, checking levels of substances by using calibrated rods or by reading mercury gauges and tank charts.
The Pump Operator turns valves and starts pumps to start or regulate flows of substances such as gases, liquids, slurries, or powdered materials.
The Pump Operator plan movement of products through lines to processing, storage, and shipping units, utilizing knowledge of interconnections and capacities of pipelines, valve manifolds, pumps, and tanager.
The Pump Operator reads operating schedules or instructions or receives verbal orders, in order to determine amounts to be pumped.
The Pump Operator cleans, lubricates, and repairs pumps and vessels, using hand tools and equipment.
The Pump Operator collects and delivers sample solutions for laboratory analysis.
The Pump Operator connects hoses and pipelines to pumps and vessels prior to material transfer, using hand tools.
The Pump Operator needs knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
The Pump Operator needs knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
The Pump Operator needs knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
The Pump Operator needs knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
The Pump Operator needs a good knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
The Pump Operator needs knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
4-7 years pumper experience
Experience with Gas Lift, ESP Artificial Lift, SCADA Required
Client will provide cell and laptop
Standard Pumper Tool kit required
Work schedule: 12 hr shift, rotating day/night 7 on/7 off (rotation typically runs Wed - Tues; 48hrs/36hrs)