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Automation Technician
Job Description: Installs, maintains and troubleshoots equipment used to control
and monitor wells, pipelines, compressors, etc. remotely.
Typical Education: High School Diploma/GED
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Construction Coordinator or Technician (aka Location Coordinator)
Job Description: Determines needs for construction of well sites or gathering facilities (roads, power supply, water management, rights-of-way, pipelines, permits, etc.) and supervises contract crews engaged in those tasks.
Typical Education: High School Diploma/GED; Associate’s Degree preferred
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Drilling Superintendent (aka Rig Supervisor)
Job Description: Ensures that wells are drilled according to plan and notifies engineers or other field leaders of problems, recommended changes, etc. Produces drilling reports. May supervise movement of drilling equipment.
Typical Education: High School Diploma/GED; Associate’s Degree preferred
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Electrical and Instrumentation Technician
Job Description: Installs, maintains and troubleshoots electrical/electronic equipment used in gas production, processing and/or transportation.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Electronics Technician (aka - E-Tech)
Job Description: Performs testing, troubleshooting, maintenance and repairs on the electronic and electro-mechanical equipment used to monitor and control the mixing, metering and pumping equipment typically focused on data acquisition and equipment automation functions.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Field Engineer/Technical Professional - Cased Hole (aka Cased-Hole Engineer)
Job Description: Ensures the well was drilled and cased correctly and quality assure the data that was already acquired by running other tests down-hole. Also perforate or put holes in the casing where the oil and gas is.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Field Engineer/Technical Professional - Measurement while Drilling or Directional Drilling
Job Description: Steers the drill bits, sometimes horizontally, sometimes through multiple reservoirs to maximize the potential of a single well and well pad. Field Operations Well Site work, living quarters at well site, 24-hour call.
Typical Education: Bachelor's or Associate's Degree (depending on company)
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Field Operations Leader
Job Description: Manages an operational segment for a particular field area (production, gathering, pipeline, etc.).
Typical Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Maintenance or Mechanical Technician (aka Mechanic)
Job Description: Installs, maintains and troubleshoots mechanical equipment (pumps, motors, compressors, etc.) used in gas production, processing and/or transportation.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Maintenance Technician (aka - Diesel Mechanic)
Job Description: Performs maintenance and repairs on custom designed and manufactured typically diesel powered acid mixing and pumping units, nitrogen pumping units, coiled tubing units, bulk blending and transport equipment, mobile crane trucks, data gathering equipment.
Typical Education: High School Diploma/GED
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Measurement Technician
Job Description: Installs, maintains and troubleshoots measurement equipment (meters, custody transfer units, etc.) used in gas production, processing and/or transportation.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Pipe-fitter
Job Description: Makes, assembles, and maintains piping systems.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Production Coordinator
Job Description: First-line supervisor of production operations (lease operators).
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Production Operator
Job Description: Assists in managing wells, pipeline, and facility operations.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Technical Services/Maintenance Coordinator
Job Description: Supervises a group of field technicians (measurement, maintenance, etc.) in a particular field area.
Typical Education: N/A
Typical Locations Offered: Field Locations
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

Welder
Job Description: Positions, cuts, and repairs metallic pieces by using electrical arch, gas and other heat sources.
Typical Education: Associate's Degree
Typical Locations Offered: Field
Typical Job Family: Skilled Craftsman

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