Oil Well Service Operator Helper

Assist Oil-Well-Service Operators.
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Salary Range
$17,000 – $35,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Oil Well Service Operator Helpers do?

Assists OIL-WELL-SERVICE OPERATOR in controlling blending and pumping equipment to treat oil or gas wells and permeable rock formations with cement, acid, or chemicals: Drives truck equipped with acid pumps, mixers and related equipment to well site. Unloads and assembles pipes and pumping equipment, using handtools. Dumps acids, cement, or other treating materials in mixer to blend solution. Opens valve as directed to admit specified amounts of solution into well. Dismantles and loads equipment on truck after treatment. May be designated according to duty performed as Acidizer Helper; Cementer Helper; Formation-Fracturing-Operator Helper.

Should I be an Oil Well Service Operator Helper?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Service Person, Service Worker Helper

    How to Become an
    Oil Well Service Operator Helper

    Most Oil Well Service Operator Helpers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9haaaa&chl=no+college+%2888%25%29|certificate+%2811%25%29|associate%27s+%281%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,88,88
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