Well Testing Crew


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Location: Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 60
  • Education level: Secondary School
  • Closing date: Friday, 31 December 2021

About this role: Well Testing Crew

About this role: Well Testing Crew

Brunel are partnering with a major oilfield services company. Together we are seeking experienced Well Testing personnel for immediate opportunities across Australia; QLD, SA and NT.

Responsible for the rig up and operation of Surface Well Test equipment, including detailed reporting of surface and downhole conditions to the operator and client management. Responsible for supervising/operating equipment and services required to achieve the successful outcome of the operation as well as delegating these responsibilities as required.

  • Provide technical support to customer representatives where necessary
  • Interpret complex P&IDs relating to Well Test installations
  • Monitor maintenance programs for field equipment
  • Able to operate all equipment including the test separator correctly, confidently and independently
  • Able to oversee full package test operations including slickline/wireline services
  • Field training of Well Test personnel
  • Ensure high levels of performance from supervised crew
  • Supervision of operators and delegation of required tasks to the operators
  • Plan, organise and direct personnel across a number of different well sites when required
  • Communicate to management about delays or issues occurring out in the field whilst managing the issue onsite
  • Accurate reporting of surface and down-hole test data, ensuring that all data collected is relevant and accurate
  • Communicate to the customer other relevant information that they may require to achieve a successful operation



  • Oilfield well site services with strong multi-skill experience in slick line service or offshore/international slick line, testing and early productions systems
  • Computer literacy and electronic product service experience
  • Computer experience
  • CV crane license
  • 4WD license
  • Senior First Aid Certificate
  • HR drivers license
  • Gas Detection training certificate
  • Wellsite Permit to Work Holder and Authority training
  • Breathing Apparatus training


  • Well Test training
  • Data Acquisition training
  • Sampling Course – Advanced (PVT)
  • Well Control Training
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Forklift Ticket



  • Daily rate (dependent upon experience)
  • FIFO from major cities
  • Roles in QLD, SA and NT
  • Accommodation and meals provided or payable per diem

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Chris Brennan via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Chris Brennan
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane
(07) 3007 7627

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