Baker Hughes Field Operator (Wireline) - Victoria, TX in VICTORIA, Texas

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Role Summary:

Our US Land Wireline group is looking for an experienced Wireline Operator to be based out of Victoria, TX.

Applicants will be responsible for safely performing Wireline related duties at the well site and at times in the shop, while ensuring compliance with all regulations applicable to Wireline explosives operations

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Preparing for jobs and performing tool maintenance, pre-job and post- job tool checkout.

  • Rigging-up and rigging-down equipment at the well site.

  • Service mechanical devices and building logging cable heads

  • Perforating cable heads and maintenance on the tools

  • Maintaining well site/DOT records and communications as required by District Manager

  • Completing job-related paperwork and other records for self and assigned crew

  • Promoting and maintaining good customer relations

  • Receiving instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on well site activity

  • Performing basic duties at the well site and at the shop

  • Driving company vehicles in a safe manner while observing Company and government regulations

  • Participating in quality improvement efforts for ballistics operations

  • May supervise and train other Field Operators while maintaining a high level of safety awareness at the well site

  • Performing other related duties as required


  • 2 years of Wireline experience.

  • Industry experience and product line training required

  • High school diploma or equivalent education

  • Class A CDL license

  • Good mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to work and communicate well with customers and employees

  • Ability to utilized computers for communication, reporting and other work-related purposes

Desired Characteristics:

  • HazMat endorsement is highly preferred

  • Career-minded individuals with a strong work ethic are preferred.

  • Previous experience as a Wireline Field Operator

  • Must have the ability to work on-call 24x7 and flexibility to work at well sites for extended periods of time

  • Must have a clean driving record and the ability to pass a Federal background check

  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States with no restrictions

  • Must be safety and environmentally minded

  • May require relocation

  • Carrying out all required responsibilities according to Company policies and procedures

  • Ensuring compliance with all Federal, Country, State, Local and WLE regulations applicable to WLE explosives operations.


Victoria, TX

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Job: Field Operations

Title: Field Operator (Wireline) - Victoria, TX

Location: Texas-VICTORIA

Requisition ID: 1805241