Wireline Logging Specialist

Location: Casper, WY

Department: Operations

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Student (College)

Job Function / Purpose

  • Achieve Proficiency in performing multiple types of wireline services using Gyrodata, Inc. wireline units and supporting downhole survey operations and logging instruments at client jobsites, as well as Competence in performing the Advanced Wireline Operations requiring Well Pressure controls and logging. “Proficiency” is defined as the ability to successfully perform wireline services without supervision. Works with operators to ensure proper rig up and rig down procedures

Essential Duties

  • Achieve Proficiency in the following tasks:
  • Performing wireline services using Gyrodata, Inc. wireline units and supporting downhole survey operations and logging instruments at client jobsites
  • Performing operations at client job sites for any type of entry, including circulating heads, side door sub entry, side entry, modified swivel, high pressure grease control units, pump in sub and pump down equipment
  • Performing wireline and surveying services required for basic client jobs, including open well jobs, top drive entries
  • Performing routine wireline equipment performance checks, preventative maintenance of related tools, wireline tool assembly, testing and basic troubleshooting
  • Performing servicing of all well entry gear and assisting with changing wireline on all units
  • Operating wireline units, including conveying gyro and steering tools
  • Checking wireline equipment at client jobsite and assembling tools
  • Performing rig-up procedures and installations at client jobsites
  • Performing safe operation of crane and sling loads
  • Performing pre-job preparation of wireline equipment, wireline units, and surveyor equipment on combined service jobs and ensuring completion of pre-job logistics
  • Applying Gyrodata, Inc. Quality Assurance systems and standards
  • Removing and disassembling tools and equipment in the field
  • Attending to post-job shop responsibilities, including cleaning, servicing, and labeling equipment, post-job office equipment testing, and accurate and timely submission of post-job paperwork and related files
  • Preparing and maintaining documentation for client jobs, including wireline logs and journals, job tickets, daily reporting, end-of-well reports and all applicable administrative paperwork
  • Performing general shop duties for tools and equipment, including picking up deliveries of parts and equipment and washing wireline units
  • Performing repair and maintenance of wireline units and prepare wireline units for third party inspections
  • Assists, to become Competent, more senior Wireline Operators in performance of data acquisition of cement bond logging tools and [more complex] jobs
  • Perform under direct guidance an Awareness for accurate evaluations of cement integrity through the use of the CBL tool
  • Mentor Wireline Operator I and II
  • Assist more senior Wireline Operators and Survey Specialists in the field as necessary, particularly for magnetic and pressure control jobs and may lead certain advanced operations
  • Maintain safe driving records and comply with all Gyrodata, Inc. certifications per local and client requirements
  • Submit to and comply with all applicable Gyrodata, Inc. and pre-employment screenings and qualifications, including audiograms, physicals and drug testing
  • Comply with all Gyrodata, Inc. and client safety and training requirements and providing corresponding documentation, including Jobsite Awareness forms and site work permits
  • Travel as directed by Operations Coordinator to perform job duties, and remain on job site
  • Represent Gyrodata, Inc. in a positive and professional manner and communicate clearly with client representatives

HSE Function

  • Comply with applicable safety standards and maintain a safe working environment

QA Function

  • Comply with applicable quality assurance standards and maintain a safe working environment
  • Cooperate with management in promoting, developing and maintaining a safe place of work and safe working practices, meeting all applicable health, safety and environmental requirements
  • Report any work methods, equipment or conditions considered hazardous and submit suggestions to remedy the situation
  • Drive defensively at all times observing posted speeds and traffic signs and adjust driving as needed to meet road conditions
  • Report any accident or incident (including near misses) that could have caused injury, damage or loss of production
  • Be aware of hazards in the field and the shop; wear necessary safety clothing; use appropriate safety equipment; maintain equipment in clean and serviceable conditions; immediately report any faults

Required Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral English communication skills
  • High School Diploma, GED or regional equivalent
  • 1 year minimum experience as a Senior Wireline Operator IV, or industry equivalent
  • Valid commercial driver’s license and clean motor vehicle record as per local requirement
  • SafeGulf and SafeLand Certifications
  • Valid Transportation Worker Identification Credentials
  • H2S Certification
  • Customer Safety Certifications
  • Pressure Control Certifications
  • Defensive Safe Driver Certification
  • Crane Operator Certification
  • Complete 5 Day Cold Water Survival, Fire and CPR course
  • Ability to work non-office hours and weekends as necessary
  • Ability to record data and demonstrate good record-keeping skills
  • Ability to perform duties according to on call schedule
  • Ability to use basic hand tools
  • Ability to travel internationally
  • Ability to use a computer for accessing and sending e-mail, opening and revising documents, accessing internet and web-based Gyrodata, Inc. systems, including SharePoint, Agresso and ability to use Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Working Conditions                                                       

  • The job is performed at the client’s outdoor job site and involves exposure to the elements, including extreme heat and cold, and significant travel. The job requires exposure to safety hazards, such as exposure to heavy machinery, mechanical and electrical equipment, and possible exposure to toxic chemicals. The job requires routine physical exertion, including sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to sixty (60) pounds, carrying, pushing, pulling, kneeling, squatting and a wide range of physical motion. The job requires operation of tools, machinery, equipment, computers and telephones. The job requires following written and oral instructions, attention to detail, ability to multitask, ability to work with others, ability to meet deadlines, compliance with safety protocols and regular attendance. The job requires attention to emergency and time sensitive tasks, which may include working irregular and prolonged hours. The job requires following established policies and procedures and meeting quality and safety standards.
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