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Wellhead Pumpers

Operate power pumps to cause oil or gas to flow from wells.

Quick Facts

Wages:


$26.67 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:


Growth rate:  21.7%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Operate vehicles or material-moving equipment.
  • Control pumps or pumping equipment.
  • Maintain vehicles in good working condition.
  • Monitor equipment gauges or displays to ensure proper operation.
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Job Title Examples:

Compressor Operator
Well Tender
Pumper

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