Floorhand 2, Midland, TX

Location: Midland, TX, USA


Requisition Number: 831

CDL Required: No

Line Of Business: Rig Services

Employment Type: Regular - Full Time


Job Summary:

This position is one of a crew of a well service rig responsible for performing services on oil and gas wells.  Duties include assisting in rigging up and rigging down, pulling/laying down rods, tubing, casing and other functions specified by customer or well operator.

This position takes day to day, tactical operation from: Rig Operator.


  • Lifts, operates, rigs up/down guy wires, hydraulic jacks, pads/boards and emergency gear which may include SCBA boxes, fire extinguishers and H2S monitors.
  • Lifts, removes, installs and operates well head pump, jacks and performs other task as designated by the rig operator or company official.
  • Drives Key vehicles as necessary, including crew truck and tool truck.
  • Positions, lifts, attaches, installs and works with matting boards, tubing, rods, casing and associated well equipment, such as rod strippers, polish rods, etc.
  • Operates rod wrenches, tongs, elevators and other associated rig tools and equipment.
  • Reports safety hazards, accidents or maintenance issues to the rig supervisor.
  • May work in shop or yard as required.
  • May become trained to operate Key Energy Services special equipment (e.g., Hydra Walk).
  • Works on elevated platform handling rods, tubing and other equipment related with well servicing.
  • May work in the BBS (Behavior Based Safety) observation process as an observer, facilitator and/or trainer.
  • Completes required work plans, job safety analysis, observations, and attends safety meetings as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Wears proper safety equipment on the job (when applicable)
    1. Goggles, face shields or safety glasses
    2. Ear plugs/muffs
    3. Steel toed boots.
    4. Hard hats
    5. Safety belts
    6. Anti-fall devices
    7. SCBA (Self-contained Breathing Apparatus)
    8. H2S detectors
    9. Slicker or tyvek chemical suits
    10. Gloves
    11. FR uniforms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Communicate effectively, verbally and/or in writing.
  • Work in fast paced environment, handling multiple tasks at same time.
  • Interact positively with others on the team.
  • Basic problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Excellent customer services skills to provide world class value to customers.
  • Must possess valid drivers license and meet all qualifications defined in Motor Vehicle Policy to drive Key Energy vehicles if required.
  • Minimum 6 months oilfield servicing experience required, 1 year preferred.
  • 1 or 2 years of floor hand experience preferred.
  • Command of English language, verbal and written, preferred.
  • Must pass drug and physical test if required by state and federal government.

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or the equivalent is preferred.

Key offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Education assistance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Paid time-off

Key Energy Services (Key) is an equal opportunity employer. Key does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.