May 25, 2024 10:37 PM
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Oilfield Service Operator

Oilfield Service Operator


INDIAN OIL TANKING Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in India with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day. 

Job Summary:

Do you enjoy working with your hands to operate machinery and find solutions to complex problems? As a service unit operator at our company, you get a chance to be a part of a dedicated team in the oil, gas and mining industry to run machines related to drilling and perform regular safety inspections to keep all of the equipment running smoothly and safely. On this team, you will collaborate with other service unit operators to troubleshoot error messages and create efficient work plans. While certain day-to-day activities remain the same, this job provides plenty of flexibility in your work activities as you complete special projects or machine maintenance.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Operate controls that move derricks or rigs on a daily basis to increase drilling efficiency by finding the best positions for the equipment
  • Maintain equipment by performing regular safety inspections and making necessary repairs
  • Record time spent doing a job, all of the services performed and the tools used to create a detailed bill for clients
  • Detect irregular conditions or defective operations by listening to equipment, such as rotary chains and engines, as a part of the troubleshooting process
  • Work directly with engineers to gather information about the required tool size or current borehole conditions for a particular project
  • Install pressure-control devices onto the wellheads to monitor and gain control over the pressure within a well and surrounding pipes
  • Determine the best method and tools needed to remove obstacles from the well, such as broken casing, liners, screens and drill pipes, by interpreting instrument readings related to the depth of an obstruction
  • Seal wells that are no longer in use to maintain safety of the work site, and follow state and federal guidelines
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to endure repetitive movements
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Technical knowledge of machinery, such as hoists, pipe-handling equipment and slickline cutters
  • Ability to work closely with others
  • Ability to endure working in outdoor conditions in a range of temperatures
  • Knowledge of data logger software

Organizational: Leveling:
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.


Indian Oiltanking provides Infrastructure-led Terminalling Services to Petroleum, Petrochemical, and Chemical companies in India, and has pioneered Independent Terminalling services in India way back in 1996.


It’s an exciting time to join INDIAN TANKING. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

INDIAN TANKING offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 


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