Oil Rig Worker Job Description

April 29, 2011

There are several jobs available in an oil rig. Understanding the job description of an oil rig worker can help you decide if this job is right for you. What is an oil rig worker? An oil rig worker comprises bulk of duties and responsibilities which includes management, technical drilling, security and cleaning, catering and […]

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Geological Engineer Job Description

September 6, 2010

The Geological Engineer is responsible for the investigation and analysis of earth materials prior to construction projects. The Geological Engineer’s role is to make sure that geological factors affecting engineering works are identified and provided for. Tasks of Geological Engineer The Geological Engineer assesses the quality of soil, rock, water, and other natural conditions prior […]

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Geologic Engineer Job Description

July 26, 2010

Geologic engineers are engaged in the technical analysis of the earth’s crust and assessing the risks presented by existing geological hazards. They ensure that significant geological features that affect construction from an engineering point of view are identified and resolved. Nature of Work Geologic engineers are responsible for assessing the integrity of the natural conditions […]

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Geologist Job Description

July 26, 2010

Geologists study the crust that envelops the earth to know its composition, structure and history. Their findings have many practical uses, especially today when every nation on earth is becoming aware of the environmental changes that affect the earth’s condition. The data geologists gather from their investigations are used in constructing buildings, in exploring for […]

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Roustabouts Job Description

June 21, 2010

The Roustabouts job function is to assemble or repair oil field equipment using hand and power tools. They are also required to perform other tasks as needed. Duties: The Roustabouts job is to clean up spilled oil by balling it into barrels. The Roustabouts job is to unscrew or tighten pipes, casing, tubing, and pump […]

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Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators Job Description

June 10, 2010

The Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators job function is to operate industrial trucks or tractors equipped to move materials around a warehouse, storage yard, factory, construction site, or similar location. Duties: The Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators inspect product load for accuracy, and safely move it around the warehouse or facility to ensure timely and […]

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Service Unit Operator Job Description

May 7, 2010

The Service Unit Operator must operate equipment to increase oil flow from producing wells or to remove stuck pipe, casing, tools, or other obstructions from drilling wells. They may also perform similar services in mining exploration operations. Tasks for Service Unit Operators The Service Unit Operator observes load variations on strain gauges, mud pumps, and […]

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The Wellhead Pumpers Job Description

April 22, 2010

The Wellhead Pumpers job is to operate power pumps and auxiliary equipment to produce flow of oil or gas from wells in oil field. Tasks for Wellhead Pumpers The Wellhead Pumper monitor panels during pumping operations in order to ensure that materials are being pumped at the correct pressure, density, rate, and concentration. The Wellhead […]

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Geological Technician Job Description

April 19, 2010

The Geological Sample Test Technician must test and analyze geological samples, crude oil, or petroleum products to detect presence of petroleum, gas, or mineral deposits indicating potential for exploration and production, or to determine physical and chemical properties to ensure that products meet quality standards. Tasks for Geological Technicians The Geological Technician tests and analyzes […]

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Derrick Operator Job Description

April 16, 2010

The Derrick Operator rigs derrick equipment and operates pumps to circulate mud through drill hole. The Tasks of the Derrick Operator: The Derrick Operator inspects derricks, or orders their inspection, prior to being raised or lowered. The Derrick Operator inspects derricks for flaws, and cleans and oils derricks in order to maintain proper working conditions. […]

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