Water/Wastewater System Technician
Job Details
Midland - Midland, TX
Full Time
Up to 25%
10-Day Hitch Schedule

General Information:

Title: Based on experience--Field Service Technician (FST), Lead Technician, or System Operator

Reports to: System Operator or Field Superintendent, roles up to Area Operations Manager      

Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt

Pay: Bi-Weekly

Site: Functions in the field out of either Midland, TX or Pecos, TX facilities

Hours: 10 days-on/5 days-off hitch schedule for non-local employees, M-F schedule for employees who live locally in Midland, Odessa, Pecos, Monahans

Supervisory Responsibility: 

  • FST has no direct reports;
  • Lead Technicians may supervise up to 3 FST;
  • System Operators supervise 1- Lead Technician and up to 3-FST


Position Overview:

WaterFleet, LLC is seeking reliable and detail-oriented Water/Wastewater System Technicians (WWST) to join our Operations team.  WWST must be able to function effectively both as a member of a rig-move team, and also independently in the delivery of service, maintenance and repairs. Work locations are remote, geographically dispersed, and fully exposed to all extremes of weather.  WWST will work directly and indirectly with a small crew, as a System Operator (Advanced Applicants), Lead Technician (Experienced Applicants), or Field Service Technician (Entry Level Applicants). Successful performance will require both physical and mental exertion & resilience.  Maintenance issues that occur after-hours will be addressed in an on-call rotation basis. WWST will frequently drive long distances, work with exposed wastewater (sewage), and experience double & triple shifts consecutively.  The successful WWST must be able to accomplish these tasks without compromising the delivery of quality, safety, or customer service.



  • Deliver water and waste-water purification trailers to remote customer sites
  • Rig equipment up/down as customer sites relocate
  • Perform various types of basic preventative maintenance & repairs
  • Plumbing from source to delivery
  • Communicate clearly & respectfully with both co-workers and customers
  • Monitor the performance of water and waste-water purification units
  • Coordinate maintenance activities with System Operators, Lead Technicians, FST’s and Remote Monitoring Technicians


  • High School Grad; or GED
  • Overtime and On-Call when on hitch schedule
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record (no more than 3 moving violations in previous 3 years)
  • Acceptable background check, clear of DWI convictions, for the last 5 years
  • Travel to work locations (Permian and/or Delaware Basins) 
  • Maintain respectable appearance professional demeanor
  • Drivers of Commercial Motor Vehicles are required to be 21 years of age or older - DOT regulations


  • Ability to use basic hand/power tools for installation and maintenance purposes
  • Physical ability to sit, stand, walk for long periods, and to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • High mechanical aptitude, ability to apply trouble-shooting techniques productively
  • Ability to access computer systems to determine required maintenance activities
  • General computer/cellphone navigation abilities, navigating on a computer, using a mouse, typing, changing screens, etc.
  • Knowledge of the oilfield industry--expectations and environment.
  • Experience with customer service, client communication, and technical environments
  • Experience in water/waste-water purification preferred

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • Field Service Technician has no direct reports;
  • Lead Technician may supervise up to 3-FST;
  • System Operators supervise 1-Crew Leader and up to 3-FST

Americans with Disabilities/Specifications/Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Ability to lift up to 40 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Work Environment:

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.



  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (Medical & Dependent Care)
  • Disability Insurance (Short & Long Term)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Retirement Plan

Time Off:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Eight (8) Company Paid Holidays

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi-Weekly (26x/year)

Company Website:

What Is WaterFleet?
Who is WaterFleet? The first and the best to bring clean water. Where you need it. When you need it.