MILESTONE ENVIRONMENTAL SVCS PUMP OPERATOR in PLEASANTON, Texas

About Us: Milestone Environmental Services, LLC accepts and safely disposes of oilfield waste, including solids, in our cutting edge injection wells. It is through safety, innovation and efficiency that we create real value for our customers. Position: Pump Operator We currently have an opening available for Pump Operator at one of our South Texas waste disposal facilities located in Smiley, Texas. Pump Operator Responsibilities: Operates pumps and valves to regulate and direct flow of liquid from and into tanks, pipelines and injection well site according to schedule or verbal instructions. Monitors flow meters, gauges, flow ratios, pressures and related controls at specified time intervals through automated gauges and/or instrument panels. Monitors and records operating conditions, observations and data. Ensures conformance to process specifications. Diagnoses basic operational problem and takes corrective action per procedure. Verifies and reports any malfunctions and variances to supervisor/manager. Performs routine cleaning, lubrication, adjustment, inspection and minor repair on assigned equipment. Inspects pipelines, valves and flanges to detect malfunctions such as leaks and connections. Tightens connections with wrenches greases and oils valves, using grease gun and oil can. Promptly reports any leaks, defective valves or operations problems to supervisor. Practices good housekeeping in assigned area. Performs general labor including cleaning equipment, facilities and grounds as required and properly disposes of waste according to safety and environmental policies. Assists other personnel as required. Education: High School diploma, trade school or general education degree (GED) required with ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational process, safety and quality instructions) is a must. Pump Operator Skills: Must have mechanical aptitude and working knowledge of pumps as related to injection wells. Refinery, rig, derrick-man experience and well test experience in exploration and production industry preferred. Consistently demonstrates ability to independently operate assigned equipment meeting or exceeding production and safety targets. Equipment will include pumps, engines, generators, valves, filters and measuring control devices, testing equipment and material handling equipment. Must have the ability to diagnose process and mechanical problems, troubleshoot basic equipment and take corrective action within policy and procedure limitations. Working knowledge of safety training. Must understand and follow all safety policies and apply good safety practices while working and possess an exemplary safety record. Demonstrates proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility required Personal Protection Equipment. Must pass a drug screen, pre-employment physical and background check. Must have ability to communicate at all levels including engineers, operations staff, mechanical and electrical staff and with customers. Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily. Must have the understanding and demonstrate expectations set forth in support of company policies and procedures and follow SOP s set forth. Be an example of integrity and honesty to the less experienced staff. Pump Operator Experience: Must have experience working with injection pumps (tri-plex preferred) in an oil base mud environment and in a safety sensitive environment. Good mechanical aptitude and ability to perform daily and ongoing maintenance and service on the pumps and other site equipment. Experience working with offloading trucks and heavy equipment in a plant environment preferred. Must be able to work outdoors in a safety sensitive environment and on various rotating shifts. Experience working at an oilfield waste disposal facility and solids control experience is a plus. Current Safe Eagle Ford