Noble Energy, Inc. Lease Operator III (14/14) in Pecos, Texas

Inspects, maintains, and tests equipment for production activities at well site on a daily basis. Accountable for the safety of employees, contractors, Noble resources and the environment in their area.

Detailed Description

  • Interfaces with contract personnel.

  • Oversees the movement of vessels, units, wells, etc.

  • Technical leader provides assistance to other lease operators as needed.

  • Responsible for mentoring and training other lease operators.

  • May be required to conduct and document lease operator skill assessments.

  • Responsible for equipment start-ups and shut-downs.

  • Responsible for multiple routes.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Driver’s license and good driving record.

  • Typically requires 5 years of lease operator experience

Additional Details


  • Ability to work significant amount of time as required in completing job responsibilities.

  • Ability to work weekend rotations.

  • Daily driving of approximately 90 miles or more as required completing assigned jobs and/or repairs.

  • Exposure to and driving in all weather conditions, including extreme heat, extreme cold, sun, rain, hail, sleet, high winds, etc. to run well routes and inspect and repair equipment.

  • 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. Also includes

working withmoving machinery/equipment parts for which extreme caution must be taken.

  • Regular bending, lifting up to (25 Pounds) without assistance and approximately (100) pounds with assistance) crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges and perform repairs.

  • Able to climb stairs while carrying up to 25lbs. of equipment.


In order to promote into a higher-level position, a business need for the promotion must exist. Leader approval, time in current position, or ability to perform at the level does not guarantee a promotion. Requirements build as one progresses. In addition, the requirements and specifications listed above are intended to describe the general function and level of the personnel assigned to this classification. It is not intended to limit any additional responsibilities, duties and/or skills that may be required of the incumbent.

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Job Title: Lease Operator III (14/14)

Location: Pecos, TX, US

Organization Name: Noble Energy Inc