Keane Group Gunloader in Odessa, United States
The Gunloader’s primary responsibility is loading the perforating guns, keeping up to date the explosive inventory control list, ordering explosives and ensuring that the Perforation Equipment like gunn adapters, consumables and related equipment is maintained to the highest standards. The Gunloader assists in performing test procedures as specified by the Wireline Supervisors. With supervisor, the Wireline Gunloader sets up and operates assigned support equipment required for testing, evaluation, and facilities maintenance.
PHYSICAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS:
Frequent Climbing (stairs, ladders, terrain)
Frequent lifting (70 pounds)
Frequent bending, twisting and standing
Exposure to working outdoors in all-weather conditions.
Potential exposure to chemicals and fumes or gasses in a shop environment
Exposure to long hours
Exposure to high noise
Exposure to explosives
Loads explosive charges and detonating cord into perforating gun carriers used in shooting holes through tubing, casings, and earth formations
Clean and service gun adaptors and chambers
Install O-rings and gun subs onto gun carriers to be ran in oil and gas wellbores
Assemble wireline perforating gun strings in a safe manner
Assemble TCP gun strings
Stores loaded guns, explosives, and related materials in storeroom according to established safety procedures.
Maintains inventory records and orders new supplies.
May keep gun and explosive records in compliance with local and federal laws
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One (1) or more years of experience in industry related field
Some wireline training (preferred)
Ability to read and comprehend simple oral and written instructions and effectively communicate information to others
Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division)
Ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out written and oral instructions.
Ability to think quickly and apply problem solving skills to situations as they come up in the field
Ability to work more than 40 hours in any given week
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to work with hand and power tools
Working together in a positive team environment
Ability to operate independently is important
Ability to champion a company safety culture
Ability to promote safety awareness, follow policies & procedures on quality, health, safety & environment. Will also maintain required Quality & HSE certifications up to date.
Explosives Safety (Preferred)
Knowledge of ATF and State Laws regarding explosives
Basic Electronics knowledge (Preferred)
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent experience
CDL A with Hazmat (Preferred)
Forklift Training (Preferred)
Lock out, Tag out
PEC Premier (Preferred)
First Aid (Preferred)
ATF Employee Possessor of Explosives (Preferred)
Must be able to obtain a State Blaster License
US WORK AUTHORIZATION:
- Must be qualified to work in the United States
THE COMPANY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND COMPLIES WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS THAT PROHIBIT DISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT BECAUSE OF RACE, COLOR, CREED, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, SEX, GENDER, RELIGION, DISABILITY, VETERAN STATUS, CITIZENSHIP STATUS, OR ANY OTHER CLASSIFICATION PROTECTED BY LAW.
Requisition # 1325