Key Energy Services

Odessa, Texas, United States

Winch Truck Driver, Odessa, TX

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Job Summary:

The purpose of this position is to drive and operate a winch truck safely under specified height, weight, width and load guidelines.

  • Drives truck with a total capacity in excess of 3 tons.
  • Has knowledge of load securing devices (straps, ratchet boomers, chains, and binders).
  • Inspects daily winch cable for burrs, flat spots, broken threads, and tail chain rope socket.
  • Inspects daily winch frame, welds, loose bolts on frame.
  • Applies knowledge of moving equipment such as tanks, pits, etc.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Wears proper safety equipment on job (when applicable)
  • Goggles, face shields or safety glasses
  • Ear plugs/muffs
  • Steel toed boots
  • Hard hats
  • Safety belts
  • Anti-fall devices
  • SCBA (Self-contained Breathing Apparatus)
  • H2S/multi-gas detectors
  • Slicker or tyvek chemical suits
  • Gloves
  • Uniforms/FRC's

    • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and written.
    • Valid CDL A or B drivers license depending on vehicle required to drive with required endorsements and acceptable driving record within past 3 yrs.
    • Understands placement of load securing devices (follow DOT requirements).
    • Basic problem solving, organizational skills
    • Has good understanding of location restrictions such as power lines, guy lines on units, and other equipment on location.
    • Has knowledge of loading and unloading frac. tanks, checking to make sure empty, hoses are secure, valves closed before moving.
    • Must pass company drug/alcohol urinalysis.
    • Must pass post-offer "Essential Job Functions Test."
    • Must pass DOT-drug & physical as required by state and federal government.

    Education Requirements:

    High School Diploma, GED, or the equivalent is preferred.