Station Gauger

Job #: 2020-006
Location: Midland, TX - South Region
Type: Regular, Full-Time, Non-exempt


Essential Job Duties:

  • Accurate measurement, sampling, operations, and custody transfer of various crude oil types being gathered and transported; following measurement manual procedures and guidelines.
  • Reconcile system/segment line balance, system utilization, and quality control.
  • Perform batch change operations to ensure effective commodity segregation and quality.
  • Perform (L) ACT and tank inspections with associated documentation.
  • Measurement security at field locations and stations within area of responsibility.
  • Monitor SCADA/HMI interface to ensure safe operating parameters.
  • Interact with various computer programs to generate custody tickets and other operations required to perform assigned duties.
  • Schedule crude oil movements thru facilities to maintain safe efficient inventory levels.
  • Read and understand station flow diagrams, gate maps, and pipeline drawings.
  • Must be able to work a Rotating Shift Schedule as outlined below:
  • Must pass COBRA test
  • Other duties as required

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Two (2) years of oilfield measurement, preferably pipeline/station measurement experience.
  • Experience with (L) ACT meter operations and station equipment, and meters calibration.
  • Experience with crude oil analyzing equipment.
  • Experience with (L) ACT unit design and operations.
  • Experience with flow computers, coriolis meters, and displacement meters.
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Suites, STAR, Maximo)
  • Perform various mathematical calculations associated with job duties to ensure accurate quality and quantity.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little supervision.
  • Must be a team player and work with others.
  • Ability to multitask.

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to work rotating 12-hour shift schedule (if applicable, site specific).
  • Requires fine motor skills and ability to lift 50 lbs., and work outside in all weather conditions, and extended hours.
  • Visual acuity correctable to 20/40 distant and 20/20 near, Color Vision required: Ability to distinguish colors on LCD SCADA/HMI interface.
  • Must be able to climb large storage tank stairs, with measurement equipment, and work at elevated heights.