Company: Basic Energy Services Skills: Rig Mechanic, Mechanic Experience: 3 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Location: Midland, Texas, United States Status: Active
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume
does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.Authorized to work in: US

Position Overview: Troubleshoots, diagnoses, repairs, reconditions and services oil field equipment, systems and components to ensure continuous operation with all appropriate regulations, and Basic’s policies, practices, and procedures. This is a safety sensitive position.Reports to: Area Manager, Area Superintendent, or Field SupervisorDirects Reports: YardhandMajor duties to include one or more of the following:

Performs diagnosis and provides consultation for problems on various types of oil well service equipment based on reports from the field
Checks mechanical equipment to diagnose trouble, adjusting functional parts of mechanical devices as necessary or determines other actionable steps to resolve issues
Performs required repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment
Consults with DOT drivers at checkpoints to assist in resolving problems as necessary
Acts as liaison between drivers and management in resolving mechanical issues
Cleans, lubricates, or adjusts parts equipment, or machinery
Travel may be required to the field to conduct repair work
May be required to work outside of normal work schedule to meet customer needs
Performs other duties as assigned
Qualifications and SkillsRequired:


Must have knowledge of hydraulics, electrical, pneumatics and rebuilding components
Minimum 3 years’ experience as mechanic
Must have experience in using hand tools
Must be able to communicate with all levels of employees
Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol screening as well as background check



High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education
ASC certified
Bilingual (English/Spanish)
Physical Requirements:



Occasional lifting and carrying of 10-50 lbs may be necessary when performing repairs to equipment both in the yard and in the field
May be required to enter tight spaces or other areas by the use of ladders or other access devices
Physical activity including long periods of standing, squatting, kneeling, reaching or similar activities may be necessary
Typical working conditions and hazards:



Work is performed in all weather conditions and may be either in a shop environment or outside in the field in all temperatures.
Able to perform duties with protective equipment, H2S respirator where required
Potential hazards include working near or with heavy tools and moving machinery
Potential exposure to loud noises, airborne toxins, solvents, flammable atmospheres and industrial chemicals

Reach your full potential.

Basic offers interesting and challenging opportunities for dynamic individuals who want to be part of the exciting oilfield services industry. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value and individual contributions of every employee.


Highly competitive salaries
Benefits programs
Performance-based financial rewards


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