Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Rig derrick equipment and operate pumps to circulate mud through drill hole.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Concern for Others * Self Control * Attention to Detail * Leadership * Adaptability/Flexibility * Persistence * Integrity

Representative Tasks * Inspect derricks for flaws, and clean and oil derricks to maintain proper working conditions. * Control the viscosity and weight of the drilling fluid. * Repair pumps, mud tanks, and related equipment.


Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction,

Job Family Construction and Extraction

Sample Job Titles Derrick Hand, Derrick Man, Derrick Operator, Derrick Worker, Driller, Floor Hand, Gas Derrick Operator, Oil Derrick Operator, Rotary Derrick Operator, Well Service Derrick Worker.