Operator I - Water Management

Field Operations Watonga, Oklahoma


Responsible for overall daily water collection, treatment, and redistribution for fracturing work in the South Central Oklahoma and Texas Panhandle areas. Coordinate with Completion Foremen to assure adequate water supplies. Monitors water quality and coordinates with service companies for treatment and stimulation water delivery.



  • Tracks flow back volume and matches to projected stimulation water demand to determine how much additional water should be purchased
  • Tracks and reports oil production from water recycling facility tank batteries
  • Oversee day to day water treatment quality control, monitor biologic processes, perform basic water chemistry data collection (pH, conductivity, etc)
  • Perform/coordinate water treatment equipment maintenance.
  • Coordinate/supervise water transfer set up and job execution to deliver water to fracturing operations.
  • Coordinate sampling of flow back water from well sites and at central facility.
  • Perform and document environmental compliance checks, leak detection on pit liners, etc.
  • Track and report third party water purchase volumes.
  • Assures operational compliance with government requirements and company policies    
  • Other duties may be assigned



  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software such as Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint.
  • Advanced skillset with Microsoft Excel preferred
  • Proven team player



  • High school diploma, general education degree (GED),
  • Three years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • An acceptable pre-employment background and drug test.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stoop, stand, walk, pull, carry instruments, and climb stairs and ladders for extended period of time
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work overhead for extended periods of time
  • Ability to perform fine manipulations with hands and fingers
  • Capable of driving distances of 150 miles or more per day during all types of weather conditions
  • Ability to one arm carry up to 25lbs. without assistance
  • Regular bending, crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges
  • Must be able to exert up to 50lbs. of force occasionally and up to 20lbs. frequently to move or manipulate objects
  • Ability to work significant amounts of time as required in completing job responsibilities
  • Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in field, hazardous Chemicals, and Hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate safety measures are required