Requisition # 19000230 - Wells Support Technician - Kuparuk Support Services - Wells Support

The Wells Support Technician is responsible for assisting in all phases of well work activities including slick line, electric line, coiled tubing, Frac activities and well stimulation operations. This position is responsible for the construction of hard line, job set up and rig down of tanks, chokes, valves, manifolds, well head attachments, well house construction, removal and installation, pressure testing, the installation and removal of blinds and piping. The Wells Support Technician will also drive and operate heavy equipment to include vacuum truck, tanker, super sucker and boom truck (required to produce current qualification card). Other duties are assigned to include facility and operations support or assistance to other groups and departments.



  • Must be familiar with hardline set ups, wire line and coiled tubing rig ups, tanks and consequent monitoring of fluid levels. Must be familiar with fluid transfer and manifesting procedures.  

  • Must have experience with heavy equipment support to include rigging and securing loads, triplex and diaphragm pumps. 

  • Able to perform work in cold and extreme weather conditions.

  • Must be willing to work either day or night shift as needed. 

  • Able to operate Vac trucks, Tankers, Super Suckers, Boom Trucks and driving on ice roads to include ice covered gravel pads. Certification proof required for Boom Truck operators. 

  • Must be familiar with wells, wire line, down-hole pumping and drilling fluid support loading and unloading liquids to include water, seawater, brine, mud, diesel and crude oil under fluid transfer guidelines and procedures. 

  • Monitor chokes, tanks, gauges on flow back and coil tubing rig ups. 

  • Perform pressure testing of hard line, pipe systems, freeze protection, and provide general support of well head work using hand tools, wrenches, and various electric and pneumatic tools. 

  • Must be able to work at heights.

  • Must be able to work closely with others in a team environment.

  • Maintain records, logs, and schedules of all requests. 

  • Comply with Company and customer policies and procedures.

  • Support AES zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations.



High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 5 years Well Support or related training and experience around wells is required. Experience in the oil and gas industry and in the arctic environment essential.



Current DOT Medical Card, Class A Commercial driver’s license with tanker and hazardous material endorsement required. Driving record must meet Company requirements. North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) safety training certification and in field boom truck experience required. NCCCO or equivalent small hydraulic crane/boom truck certification preferred.


Note to all current employees: 

It is recommended that all current employees inform their managers when they apply for new positions as leadership will be notified of current employees applying for posted positions. 


A candidate must be able to meet the following non-exclusive requirements:                                                               


  • Meet the AES Driving Records and Motor Vehicle Use Policy. 

  • Take and pass a pre-employment drug test which may include both UA and hair testing.                         

  • Meet the physical requirements of this position including working in a remote location under arctic conditions.

  • Required to take and pass a Fit-For-Duty Exam.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an access badge for the work location.


The availability of this position is contingent upon the Company’s continued operational needs once training is completed.


To apply for this position please submit an application to

Contact AES Talent at

Prudhoe Bay, AK

5 month(s) ago

Closing Date 2019-07-30