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  • 1) Operates steam, gas, gasoline, electric, or diesel pumps and auxiliary equipment to restore and control flow of oil from wells: Opens valves to regulate flow of oil from wells to storage tanks or into pipelines.

  • 2) Turns valves to adjust pressure of separator which separates natural gas from oil.

  • 3) Reads flowmeters, gauges oil in tanks with calibrated steel tape, and prepares reports of amount and quality of oil pumped and in storage.

  • 4) Collects and bottles samples of oil for laboratory analysis.

  • 5) Lubricates and repairs pumps, using grease gun, oilcan, and handtools.

  • 6) Examines pipelines for leaks.

  • 7) Reports major breakdowns and well difficulties.

  • 8) May test and treat oil to reduce water and sediment content according to specifications for pipeline transportation of oil.




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Job Number: 6924