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United State Of America
May 04, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 3.0-6.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Production Operator, Heavy Machinery Operator, Mechanical Technician
Role Other Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Designation Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Wood Group designs, modifies, constructs and operates industrial facilities mainly for the oil & gas sector, right across the asset lifecycle.

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a MSO (Multi-Skilled Operator) in Watford City,ND. You will be responsibel for well operations, gas lifted wells, ESP's, three phase separation, gas compression, control board operation, pipeline operation, minor maintenance of valve, pumps and rotating equipment and assisting the other operators and craft personnel in their duties.

U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Monitor control panels to ensure that materials are being pumped at the correct pressure, density, rate, and concentration
  • Operate engines and pumps to shut off wells according to production schedules, and to switch flow of oil into storage tanks
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment
  • Repair gas and oil meters and gauges
  • Unload and assemble pipes and pumping equipment, using hand tools
  • Attach pumps and hoses to wellheads
  • Start compressor engines and divert oil from storage tanks into compressor units and auxiliary equipment to recover natural gas from oil
  • Open valves to return compressed gas to bottoms of specified wells to re-pressurize them and force oil to surface
  • Supervise oil pumpers and other workers engaged in producing oil from wells


  • Typically requires up to 3 years of experience
  • Entry level
  • Provides technical and/or administrative support.
  • Demonstrates the ability to learn terminology, applications and standard procedures for performing the job function
  • Performs routine, basic office/field tasks using established procedures

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