WPX Energy, Inc. Gathering Operator I in New Town, North Dakota

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Gathering Operator I


New Town




A Gathering Operator works as part of an operational team that includes Lease Operators, Automation Techs, Measurement personnel, and our Marketing group. Responsibilities are to operate, maintain, troubleshoot

and repair equipment that gathers and ships oil, gas and water across a large area. Equipment includes LACTS, pumps, tanks, vessels, and SCADA systems. The selected candidate will demonstrate compliance with BLM and NDIC rules and regulations on seals and

site security and will be proactive in Environmental, Safety, and Health standards and practices.



  • Some prior experience as a pumper or technician operating similar gathering systems and related equipment.

  • Willing to work shifts as assigned and to be on call after hours on a rotational basis.

  • Demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills to handle multiple tasks with changing and conflicting responsibilities and accountabilities.

  • Must be self-motivated and an enthusiastic team player capable of completing tasks with minimum direction of others to meet sensitive deadlines and production goals.

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

  • Must possess valid driver license.

  • The ability to work in temperatures between -10 and 30 degrees Fahrenheit on a seasonal basis.

WPX Energy Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

WPX Energy is a background screening, drug screening, and E-Verify participating employer.

EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled