Lease Operator

Vacancy ID



La Barge, Wyoming, USA

Job Type


Job description

Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Make routine checks on all well sites according to schedule.
  • Monitor production equipment, compressors, wellheads, dehydrators and meters.
  • Manage daily fluid production; gauge and record oil and water tanks; record all seal records.
  • Participate in periodic well review meetings.
  • Analyze production related problems and work with foreman and leads to troubleshoot.
  • Submit daily data and turn in all reports and tickets on a timely basis. ?
  • Inspect lease sites, ensure they are clean and maintained; check for spills and fluid leaks.
  • Routinely inspect pumping units, compressors, and other equipment to ensure they are well maintained.
  • Provide relief assistance when needed.
  • Communicate regularly with production supervisor and relief operator.
  • Perform light maintenance on equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to understand gauges, dials, or other indicators to ensure a machine is working properly.
  • Ability to perform routine maintenance on machines and equipment.
  • Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts.
  • Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications.
  • Able to learn company specific applications.

Education and Work Experience Required:

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 or more years of experience as a Lease Operator.