Bakken Staffing is currently recruiting Caterpillar Mechanics/Technicians. Our client is based in Houston, TX with operations in ND.
Mechanic/Technician I: Minimum 1-3 yrs experience....$18-$24.00 per hour
Mechanic/Technician II: Minimum 4-7 years experience....$22-$30.00 per hour
Mechanic/Technician III: Minimum 8 years experience....$28-$35.00 per hour
This role will serve as a Mechanic/Technician for packaged equipment consisting of natural gas fueled generators and artificial lift jet pumps and will be responsible for developing a strong working partnership with key customer technical personnel. The position will initially cover the North Dakota area based in the Berthold facility and reporting to the local Manager.
Duties & Responsibilities:
***MUST have experience working ON/WITH OILFIELD EQUIPMENT....i.e, Artificial Lifts, Jet Pumps, Generators, etc.
*Proactive analysis, troubleshooting and solving onsite issues with natural gas engines and equipment including generators and jet pump surface equipment
*Reporting and tracking of issues and installations
*Maintain an eligible driving record/license
*Assist in transport and delivery of spare parts or materials to and from well sites or client plants/facilities
*Assist in responsibility for the safety and well-being of the location and all personnel
Skills & Knowledge:
*General knowledge of oil field equipment and production, specifically generators and artificial lift systems including jet pumps
*Strong mechanical skills using basic tools
*Ability to be trained to comprehend the operation of artificial lift systems - recognizing and identifying the various components
*Ability to assemble, service and repair various types of pumps, gearboxes and Caterpillar engines
*Ability to make recommendations for replacement and repair parts
*CDL Class A license a plus
*Must have the ability to recognize and solve problems
*Must be able to work with minimal supervision
*Computer skills (MS Office, custom sizing programs, Windows)