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Equipment Operator - Drilling Support - O&M Prudhoe Bay

Oil & Gas Operations & Maintenance
21000551 Requisition #
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This position reports directly to the drilling support leads and foreman. The Operator is responsible for performing daily walk-around inspection of equipment, load inspections, properly securing equipment weighing up to 125,00 pounds, and driving on ice roads during winter months.


Candidate must have knowledge of and experience with: drilling support operations, oil and gas field operations, construction projects, and environmental compliance with waste management.



  • Monitor equipment operation and identify malfunctions
  • Prepare and maintain inventory of supplies and equipment
  • Clean, store and maintain equipment as required
  • Erecting, deconstructing, installing signage, PM’s, dewatering, building and maintenance of temporary drill cuttings pits
  • Rig move pre and post drill site preparation
  • Loader support during rig moves and spuds
  • Well guard installation and well house ladder removal during rig moves
  • Operating Super Suckers and Vacuum trucks for dewatering operations
  • Operating 90bbl vac truck for sump cleanout and used oil disposal from rig
  • Haul drill cuttings to all disposal facilities
  • Gamma -Jet operations for Vacuum Truck, Tanks, disposal facilities etc.
  • Operate Super Sucker, Vac Truck and all other equipment for rig support operations
  • Assist drilling materials coordinator with casing work
  • Second person on fluid transfers
  • Assist in hardline tie-in’s to flow back tank for rig displacements
  • Assist with SWACO injection line tie-in’s
  • Conductor and cellar installations 
  • Must be able to interpret load charts and determine load capacities for different tractor-trailer configurations.
  • Inspect all load-securing devices.
  • Other duties may be assigned as business needs require, including roustabout duties.
  • Build and install Conductor/Cellar covers
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Comply with Company and customer policies and procedures
  • Support AES zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations



  • High school diploma or GED equivalent is required.
  • A minimum of three (3) years training and related experience required.
  • North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) safety training certification.
  • Valid Class A commercial driver’s license (CDLA) with tanker and Hazmat endorsement required.
  • Current US DOT Medical Card required.
  • Must take and pass an AES written and practical equipment certification test on all equipment.



  • Three (3) years experience operating vacuum trucks, tanker trucks and tractor-trailers preferred.
  • Previous experience operating heavy equipment in the Oil & Gas industry preferred.
  • Previous experience working in the arctic environment preferred.  
  • Previous experience operating skid steers, front-end loaders and man lifts preferred.


Note to all current employees: 
It is recommended that all current employees inform their managers when they apply for new positions as leadership will be notified of current employees applying for posted positions. 


A candidate must be able to meet the following non-exclusive requirements:                                                               

  • Meet the AES Driving Records and Motor Vehicle Use Policy. 
  • Take and pass a pre-employment drug test which may include both UA and hair testing.                         
  • Meet the physical requirements of this position including working in a remote location under arctic conditions.
  • Required to take and pass a Fit-For-Duty Exam.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an access badge for the work location.


The availability of this position is contingent upon the Company’s continued operational needs once training is completed.


If you need any assistance or a reasonable accommodation to apply for this position, please contact AES Human Resources at: 907-334-1688

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