Slickline Operator

Wamsutter, WY Full-time

Position Summary:

The Slickline Operator is primarily responsible for the running of down-hole tools and equipment while supervising and training Assistants. They should be continuously advancing their knowledge and skill set to move into a supervisor position.


  • Supervises and mentors Slickline Assistants and completes job evaluations.
  • Provides assistance to the Slickline Assistants in some aspects of rigging up and down of equipment. ·
  • Operates Slickline unit performing down-hole work until job is completed for day.
  • Checks all equipment to make sure it is secured and put away.
  • Completes all field tickets and forwards to appropriate processing office in a timely manner.
  • Calls costs in daily.
  • Acquires an acute knowledge of the current price book.
  • Ability to trouble shoot down hole problems.
  • Able to make gauge runs, inspect safety valves, run down-hole pressures, and cut paraffin.
  • Performs simple fishing jobs.
  • Ability to work a “24 hour on call” schedule.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all required training is current at all times.
  • Responsible for attending all safety related meetings and follow all safety regulations and guidelines as defined by Crowheart or its customers.
  • Maintains a safe work area or job site by following Crowheart’s Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental (QHSE) and Standard Operating (SOP’s) procedures manuals.
  • Ability to understand and trouble-shoot problem wells and set pack-offs.
  • Rig up 3/16 cable, swab, and run alloy lines, without a supervisor.
  • Knowledge of fishing operations.
  • Able to execute any Slickline operation.


Desired Skills:

  • Current practices, equipment, materials, and supplies used in the Slickline services business.
  • Good verbal and written communication and troubleshooting skills.
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • Accurately complete/maintain necessary reports/records in a timely and legible manner, in accordance with applicable procedures and/or work order.
  • Deal with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.



  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum of three to five years Slickline experience strongly preferred.
  • Must possess a CDL License


Working Conditions

·         This position involves outdoor work and may be subject to extreme weather conditions

·         Ability to lift up to 75 pounds,

·         Routine use of hand tools: hammers, wrenches, pipe wrenches with ability to properly tighten/torque fittings for safe operation 

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