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Kent Recruitment

Wellsite Operator

Brisbane - Australia
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Kent is specifically seeking applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates to join our high performing team on Shell’s QGC business as a Wellsite Operator! This role will see you working in the Surat Basin, Queensland and is available to residents of the local area or residing in Brisbane. This work is on a family friendly roster of 15 days on, 13 days off, working 10 hours per day!

Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our purpose and beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.

Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

Purpose & Accountabilities:

  • Carry out wellsite activities related to the operations of wells and the associated gathering systems including
    • Wellsite surface equipment / gathering network maintenance;
    • Site preparation for third party work;
    • Routine monitoring of well performance; and
    • Production reporting.
  • Work with a strong focus on production and optimization of the wells within your area
  • Inspect and maintain well sites, wellheads and valves, ensuring well site gathering system vegetation control and general tidiness.
  • Collect and collate information from wells and gathering systems
  • Coordinate logistic support (transport, materials, etc.) for well site production activities.
  • Maintain operational support for emergency response equipment as required

Skills & Requirements

  • Strong commitment to Health, Safety, Security and the Environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A collaborative team-focused outlook
  • Basic computer skills;
  • Competent in demonstrating initiative and exercising sound judgements.
  • Willingness to learn.

Highly Regarded Experience:

  • Certificate III in Process Plant Equipment;
  • Previous operation and maintenance of well site equipment;
  • Gas engines, hydraulic motors and pumps awareness;
  • Basic instrumentation and measuring principles and practices.

Kent and its clients celebrate and supports Indigenous employment and offer supportive and welcoming environments for Indigenous staff. If you are keen to be part of something new and exciting, and want to work within an A-Class team, apply today!

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