General Electric Field Operator in Pleasanton, Texas

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Role Summary:

Assist experienced crew members in supporting wireline operations in the field or at the facility.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Field Operator, you will:

  • Rig up and rig down wireline equipment under supervision from Sr. Operator and Field Specialist

  • Assist supervisor during operations

  • Make up tool string with no supervision

  • Must be able to repair and maintain wireline equipment with no supervision

  • Operate all truck mounted hydraulic cranes

  • Operate and maintain all pressure control systems

  • Operate and maintain all positive dump bailer systems

  • Operate and maintain knock-out tools

  • Maintain all wireline fishing tools

  • Must be able to complete all Industry Required Safety Training

  • be able to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations – onshore and offshore locations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reach secondary level medical care Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution (OR Minimum 5 years of experience in wireline field service or wireline oil field, in lieu of education)

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in oilfield or wireline oil fieldEligibility Requirements:

  • Must be able to complete all Industry Required Safety Training

  • Ability to receive and maintain clearance to operate explosive material with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (BATF)

  • Work 14/7 rotation schedule

  • Required to maintain a CDL Class B driver's license with Hazmat endorsement

  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record

  • Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

  • Work on a 24-hour call basis to respond to customer needs

  • Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities

  • Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

  • Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs

  • Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time

  • Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments Desired Characteristics:

  • Minimum 1 year of experience with pressure control equipment highly preferred

  • Minimum 6 months of experience as a crane operator highly preferred

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to work well and communicate well with others

  • Can work independently from supervision from Field Specialist and may lead Operators Locations: United States; Texas; PleasantonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.