The Equipment Operators are responsible for the day to day maintenance and operations of tractors, pumping, sand, blending, and other operational equipment. Level of equipment operator depends on time with the company and previous experience in the field. Must be able to perform pre and post trip inspections.
A Day in the life of an Equipment Operator:
- Operation of pumps, blinding units, hydration unit, chemical unit, sand, and line equipment including iron, valves and well heads, and equipment including but not limited to those associated with cementing and water transfer
- Drive equipment over from yard and to site in all types of road and weather conditions. Includes interstate highways, county roads, and some off road situations
- Ability to install tire chains on equipment and vehicles as needed
- Accurately maintain all compliance paperwork including DOT logs, timesheets, post job documentation, etc.
- Perform maintenance on equipment as required
- Perform on-site quality assurance
- Adhere to all HSE and PPE requirements
- Wash and maintain all equipment as needed
- Assist with rig up and rig down procedures
- Assist mechanics with major repairs on equipment
- Train new employees as needed on equipment
- Operate crane and/or forklift
- Clean, organize, and take inventory of materials at the yard/warehouse
- Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor