Lease Operator

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The Uinta Operations team is seeking a Lease Operator with a proven track record of accomplishments to support operations near Roosevelt, Utah.  This position will report to Production Coordinator.

The Lease Operator is primarily responsible for operating pumping routes, working roustabout ranks and assisting mechanics. 


Make daily pumper run to check gauges, maintain equipment and report daily production.Performing daily operational check of assigned wells.Test wells to determine production rates and problems.Minor equipment repairs on natural gas engines.Abide by all health, environmental and safety programs and policies in performance of duties.Selling crude oil.Document well data on iPad.Routinely monitor all well batteries on assigned routes to regularly check casing and tubing pressures, gauge tanks, and amount of time wells ran since last check.Ensure that well sites comply with the State of Utah Regulations and Federal Onshore Orders to include cleaning up wellhead oil spills, dragging locations, and keeping locations free of weeds.


Working knowledge of natural gas engines, pumping units, and production equipment.High school diploma or GED equivalent required.Ability to self-motivate and work independently under little supervision.Basic math skills.Responsible and diligent.Safety-conscious.Computer experience or willingness to learn.Previous oil field experience.Demonstrate a strong desire to apply innovative ideas in the field.Must be able to lift between 25-75 pounds.Safety-sensitive position subject to random drug and alcohol screening.Will be required to work outside year-round in all weather conditions.Work schedule; eight on six off, some nights and on call required

Benefits: Ovintiv offers a competitive benefits package. Click here to learn more.

At Ovintiv, we value diversity and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.

Please note that due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to any individual inquiry about the status of your application.

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