Patterson UTI Drilling Company Equipment Operator 1 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION Job Title Equipment Operator 1 Location Punxsutawney, PA, US Organization Name Universal Pressure Pumping Department Description Universal Pressure Pumping, Inc. a premier source for hydraulic fracturing, cementing, nitrogen and acidizing services for reservoir enhancement. Universal Pressure Pumping provides well services primarily in Texas and the Mid-Continent and Appalachian regions. Brief Description The Equipment Operator 1 is responsible for working as one of the crew members assigned to the field (cementing, acidizing, fracturing, or other, as required). The candidate must demonstrate safe work habits, be able to follow directions and work well as part of a team. Major responsibilities include general maintenance and repair of pumping equipment and attachments and assisting in pumping activities. This position will work under the direction of the Service Supervisor, with a dotted reporting line to the Site Supervisor/Operations Manager. Detailed Description * Comply with all Company and customer Health, Safety, and Environmental (HS&E) rules, practices and guidelines * Ensure that a high level of efficiency and readiness is achieved by performing proper equipment operation, function and maintenance * Conduct proper Job Safety Analysis (JSA) in compliance with Company regulations * Perform rigging up and rigging down duties, as well as operate and maintain one or more of the following equipment: bulk sand trailers, cement bulk body load units, field bins and semi-trailers * Help fueling trucks between stages as well as acting as a fire watch for refueling as directed by service supervisors * Maintain proper DOT logging, to include: accurate and current driver s log reporting; driver s logs turned in daily; accurate mileage and fuel reporting; and complying with all hours of service regulations * If CDL certified, perform pre-trip inspections and post-trip inspections, such as: proper fluid level checks and service as needed; proper brake inspections and slack adjustments as needed; proper tire inspections; proper working condition of lights; complete documentation and reporting of any defective equipment; inspecting, reporting and maintaining proper documentation of equipment; daily signing off on post trip report, etc. * Fill out and maintain shipping documents for hazmat transportation, including proper use of placards and labels and securing loads * Perform other related duties as assigned Job Requirements * Demonstrate the ability to work well with others, and work independently when required * Willingness to train on assigned equipment and duties to advance within EO classifications * Demonstrate clear communication skills including ability to read, write and speak English, and to promptly follow verbal and written directions in English along with the ability to establish and * maintain effective rapport with all employees at different levels both in the office and in the field. * Perform simp