Wireline Operator

at Nine Energy Services
Location Charleroi, Pennsylvania
Date Posted September 23, 2022
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Permanent



A wireline operator is responsible for applying the appropriate procedures for the operation of wireline equipment, tools, and techniques in order to ensure quality and cost effective services to each customer.


  • Assists in load-out and pre-job checks for jobs as directed.
  • Complete required paperwork, to include driver logs.
  • Assists in preparation of documentation for DOT and maintenance of fleet vehicles.
  • Assists in rigging up and rigging down of wireline equipment for well site operations.
  • Assists in the preparation of the wireline unit and calibration of equipment.
  • Assists in the assemblies of perforating guns and rebuilding of related assets in various field and shop locations.
  • Performs meter checks on perforating guns prior to use in field.
  • Guides surface tools during wireline operations as instructed.
  • Performs operational tasks in elevated platforms, man baskets and crane as directed.
  • Assists in troubleshooting of tools and equipment as directed by supervisor.
  • Maintains assigned wireline unit, tools, equipment and facilities in a neat, workable condition.
  • Assist in post-job equipment management, including cleaning, re-stocking and making 100% ready for service.
  • Immediately reports damaged, inoperable, unsafe and inadequate tools, equipment, fleet or materials to supervisor.
  • Immediately reports any and all malfunctions to supervisor.
  • Report all injuries to supervisor, regardless of severity, as soon as practical.
  • Turn in all required paperwork timely, as directed by management.
  • Maintain all required certifications and notify management 90 days prior to certification expiration.
  • Observes safety and security rules and procedures and immediately reports potentially unsafe conditions. Utilizes Stop Work Authority when necessary.
  • Is available to perform duties on short notice, day or night, while on call.
  • Operate all company vehicles in Nine fleet.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.


  • Strong mechanical aptitude, with ability to use the tools related to the role
  • Customer service skills - High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Current Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with Hazmat and Airbrake Endorsement; or ability to attain a Class A CDL with specified endorsements within 120 days of employment.
  • Organized with troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • Process oriented and highly motivated with a positive attitude
  • Basic math skills required to successfully accomplish the job.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

Drop files here browse files ...