Coil Tubing Operator


Viking Coil Tubing


Odessa, Texas


Job Description: Coil Tubing Equipment Operator


  • Operates Coil Tubing units and associated equipment without supervision.

  • Must have developed necessary skills within the service line and grasp a general understanding of other service functions.

  • Must be fully trained in operating all associated pressure control equipment (Fluid Pump, Nitrogen equipment).
  • Conducts the pre-job and post-job inspections and testing of the coiled tubing units by completing pre and post job inspection forms.
  • Conducts the maintenance and general upkeep of the coiled tubing units and related equipment.
  • Knowledge of coiled tubing unit operations, including but not limited to correctly connecting hydraulic hoses, equipment startup, engaging of prime mover and hydraulic pumps. A demonstrated knowledge of the function and location of all coil tubing unit operating controls.
  • Performs and assumes other duties and responsibilities as may be required by immediate supervisor.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • At least one (1) year of experience in coil tubing operations with full capability and understanding of general coil tubing operations.

  • Knowledge of coil tubing equipment, fluid pumps, and nitrogen unit operations.

  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment.

  • Exhibit in-depth knowledge and familiarity with the operational procedures.

  • Capable of operating with minimal supervision all tools, units & equipment relevant to efficient job execution (wash, purging, pumping, cleaning etc.)

  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug test

  • Able to pass an MVR and criminal background check

  • Able to communicate both verbally and written in English

  • Knowledge of DOT regulations

  • Clean driving history

  • Must possess a valid Class A CDL Driver's License


Must possess or training will be provided for:

a) Basic Well Control Certification.

b) Training in pumping and related operations.

c) Training in basic Coiled Tubing / Nitrogen equipment including hydraulic / pneumatic training and Pumping applications.

d) Pumping monitoring and associated software training.

e) Field testing procedures/techniques and related jobs