Prover

Job #: 2020-010
Location: Carlsbad, New Mexico – West Region
Type: Regular, Full-Time, Non-exempt


Essential Job Duties:

  • Responsible for meter calibration (displacement and coriolis) and all other proving duties in assigned area and other areas as needed.
  • Operate and move, (pulling/backing), gooseneck proving trailer.
  • Witness third party meter calibrations as needed.
  • Perform various mathematical calculations associated with meter proving calculations and analyze meter performance and other analytical data to assist in accurate measurement.
  • Troubleshoot and repair all meter proving related problems and/or assist in repair if needed.
  • Read and understand station flow, pipeline drawings, and maps.
  • Schedule and coordinate meter calibrations at lease and custody facilities locations.
  • Assist in maintenance and measurement operations as needed.
  • Other duties and projects assigned as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must possess a class A CDL with Hazmat endorsement and have a clean driving record.
  • Must have 2 years portable/stationary meter proving experience.
  • Strong understanding and experience of prover Water Draw methods and calculations.
  • Strong understanding of DOT, OSHA, and API regulations.
  • Strong math skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little supervision.
  • Must be a team player and work and communicate well with others.

Physical Demands

  • Fine motor skills required, ability to lift 50 lbs., and work outside in all weather conditions, and extended hours.
  • Color vision required. Visual acuity correctable to 20/40 distant and 20/20 near.
  • Must be able to climb, with required equipment, ladders and stairs and work at elevated heights of up to 60 feet.