19 Apr 2017

Full-Time A Operator

Company Wood Group – Houma, Louisiana, United States

A Operator Job Description

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Brief Posting Description


We are currently recruiting for an A Operator on a Production Platform Facililty located in the Gulf of Mexico. Work schedule of 14/14 with a work terminal out of Houma/Patterson, LA.

Detailed Description



Under direct supervision, responsible for performing operations and maintenance duties on a production facility.

Essential Duties

Monitors and interprets meters, gauges, pumps, compressors, instrument readings and charts.

Enters production data in a computer of handwritten logs and reports.

Notifies supervisory personnel of production and maintenance issues that require corrective action.

Performs daily functions to ensure safe practices and environment which are compliant with governmental agencies.

Starts, operates, inspects and performs routine maintenance of facility equipment.

Operates and monitors radio and telephone communications equipment as required for platform operations, logistics and reporting.

Operates pedestal/boom cranes using hand and foot controls to transfer personnel and supplies to and from platform.

Responsible for participating in all safety training and assisting in safety procedures such as basic first aid, CPR, fire drills and emergency evacuation.

Handles chemical injection assignments while ensuring proper use of personal protective equipment.

May be required to travel to worksite via marine or helicopter transport.

Responsible for following safety procedures, testing safety equipment and recording results.

May be required to reside at worksite on a predetermined work rotation schedule.

Other duties as assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


GED or High School Diploma

Licenses Registrations

T-2 Certification

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to climb or balance and reach with hands and arms. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit.; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; use fine motor control; stand stationary and stand/move about; use swing rope to move on/off work site. The employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is regularly required to talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and depth perception.

Wood Group PSN is an EOE/M/F/D/V Drug-Free Workplace

Additional Details

Why is WGPSN where you want to be?

  • We are the largest brownfield oil and gas service company in the world so there are always opportunities for the best people to fast track their careers through understanding and living the companys core values
  • We have operations globally so your career has the ability to bring you to some of the most interesting places in the world
  • Our training and competence teams will provide you with the tools and ability to progress your career

How To Apply


Please quote job reference IRC in all correspondence relating to this position.

Internal applicants must discuss their application with their line manager prior to applying.

Online applications only – no email applications

Job Categories: Inspection. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: operator. Job expires in Endless.

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