Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0006
Post Date 3/13/2017
Title Pipeline Operator
City Midland
State TX
The Pipeline Operator is responsible for maintaining all Laredo Midstream Services pipelines and infrastructure, for managing chemical treatment of pipelines and facilities, for servicing and maintaining water transfer pumps and seals, and for collecting and reporting data on existing infrastructure systems. They will also commonly work with other groups within the Laredo Midstream Services department to assist with different measurement systems, compression facilities, and pipeline construction. This position reports directly to the Midstream Operations Foreman.


Maintain and operate Laredo Midstream pipelines by:

-Pigging oil, water, and gas lines and reporting and tracking material condition of existing pipelines
-Observe and monitor chemical treatment of pipelines and make recommendations regarding treatment and corrosion
-Replace or rebuild seals and impellers on various types of pumps
-Rebuild gas operated valves and mechanical dumps on equipment
-Take samples of oil and water and occasionally run various types of analysis on different product samples using Laredo equipment

Assist other Laredo Midstream technical groups by:
-Assisting gas measurement by collecting meters and assisting with calibration and documentation
-Assisting oil measurement by witnessing LACT proving and working on oil meters
-Assisting water measurement by recording water well meters and pit levels and supervising water transfer crews
-Assisting gas compression technicians by working on compressors and supporting facilities
-Assisting construction projects by assisting with staking or line locate and crew supervision.

Collaborate with peers to identify and remedy problems and complete projects within defined requirements. Perform other duties as required or assigned.

-High School diploma or equivalent required
-College experience or previous work in a technical field may be counted towards some of the experience required
-Minimum of 1 years of oilfield experience, prior pipeline experience a plus
-Strong computer skills and knowledge of Laredo systems, working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software (Word, Excel, Outlook)
-Effective written and verbal communication skills
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