Legacy Well & Battery Operator

Job Role:

  • Deliver safe, efficient operation of well sites
  • Demonstrate a culture of safety excellence, actively participating in JSAs and complying with all safety policies and procedures
  • Support high up-time of wells through diligent equipment surveillance, routine walkarounds and quickly escalating operational issues to Operations Foremen
  • Provide safe isolation / drain / purge / vent and LOTO for routine maintenance and minor modifications
  • Control work on location including checking in vendors, reviewing JSAs, and ensuring suitable controls are in place for essential hazardous activities
  • Support optimization efforts for gas lift and rod pump wells working closely with the Production Engineer
  • Support return of wells to operation following workovers
  • Monitor all surface equipment for weeps / seeps, open ends, damage, corrosion, etc to actively prevent spills and loss of containment
  • Support routine maintenance activities, including changeout of filters, stroking automated valves, purging / draining control lines, etc
  • Daily reporting to Operations Foremen
  • Lead site emergency response during an incident

Preferred Background:

  • Minimum 5 years in field operations role
  • Good understanding of typical onshore upstream oil & gas wells and associated battery systems
  • Experience with gas lift and rod pump well operations
  • Experience in basic troubleshooting of pumps, tank operations and dump / control valves


  • Hourly position; 14-14 rotation
  • Reports to Operations Foremen
  • Work location: Field locations near Barstow, TX
  • Point Energy’s assets include over 60 producing wells with an active development program bringing ~24 wells online per year

Qualified candidates may send resumes to: hr@pointep.com