Bulk Plant Operator - Gillette WY

Date: Aug 22, 2019

Location: Gillette, Wyoming, US, 82718

Company: Basic Energy Services

Position Overview: Responsible for ensuring the blending of cement, chemicals and other additives is accurate and processed correctly and in appropriate amounts.  Loads mixture into bulk trucks for delivery to work site locations.

This is a safety sensitive position.


Reports to: Field Service Supervisor


Directs Reports: None


Major duties:

  • Blend and mix all bulk products for delivery to the well site on time and as per the detailed design
  • Orders products using the PO system
  • Checks and/or calculates quantities of material blends required prior to loading
  • Follows company quality assurance procedures to load transports
  • Coordinates bulk products movement to and from the well site location
  • Assists in the monthly inventory count
  • Performs a daily check of bulk plant equipment and maintains and cleans equipment in the bulk plant and acid loading dock
  • Receives bulk materials
  • Loads, unloads and may deliver product using forklift and/or commercial motor vehicle
  • Regular and reliable attendance is an essential function of this job
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Skills


  • Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol screening as well as background check
  • Knowledge of basic mechanical functions



  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent education
  • 1-year forklift experience
  • CDL and 1-year experience


Physical Requirements:

  • Able to stand long periods while cargo is being loaded and unloaded
  • Ability to climb stairs and/or ladders
  • Able to lift and move up to 50 lbs.


Typical Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in all weather conditions
  • 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



  • This is a safety sensitive position. Essential mental alertness requirements, which include the following, are required to be met as part of the essential job functions, and must be met by Basic Energy Services applicants and current employees. To be considered and eligible for hire, each and every applicant and employee must:
    1. Work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
    2. Have, display & maintain the ability to perform tasks involving high levels of cognitive function and judgment
    3. Not be mentally or physically impaired from any cause, that can adversely affect an employee’s ability to safely and completely perform the duties of the position
    4. Have, display & maintain the ability to work in an unfatigued state
    5. Have, display & maintain the ability to accurately gauge lengths of time and distance
    6. Have, display & maintain the ability to quickly store and recall instructions in one’s short term memory
    7. Have, display & maintain the ability to concentrate
    8. Have, display & maintain the ability to cope with sudden changes in surrounding and/or emergency situations and/or alarms
    9. Have, display & maintain, demonstrated caring, committed and concerned attitude about safety


If any applicant and/or employee is not able to meet these requirements indefinitely, said applicant and/or employee may not be eligible for employment, re-employment, or promotional opportunities, and may be subject to termination if it is determined that said applicant or employee is determined to be impaired, by following the Company’s reasonable suspicion training, and process.


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
  • Training
  • Performance-based financial rewards


Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Environment

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Equipment Operator, Warehouse, QA, Manufacturing, Quality

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