Well Testing Supervisor


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Australia

What is required?

  • hours per week: 70
  • Education level: Professional Courses
  • Closing date: Sunday, 16 October 2022

About this role: Well Testing Supervisor

Brunel are partnering with a major oilfield services company. Together we are seeking 4 experienced Well Testing Supervisors for a project in the Cooper Basin!

Short-term Assignment - in between roles looking for a filler?

400 class visa available - come and see South Australia and get paid to do it

What Does Our Client Need You to Do?

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


You'll have worked in the industry before and have the skills and experience to do the role. You'll need to have or demonstrate

  • Worked on a land rig before anywhere across the world
  • Experience with one of the major oil filed services companies is a BIG plus
  • Computer literacy and electronic product service 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
  • Well Control Training
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Forklift Ticket


  • Daily rate - dependent upon experience up to $850/day - earn up to $3900 per week including Super (gross)
  • FIFO from capital cities - Adelaide, Brisbane etc
  • Overseas candidates are welcome to apply. Visas and flights provided.
  • Accommodation and meals provided or payable per diem
  • Got the experience but not Australian ticket our Client will help
  • 4 weeks on / 2 weeks off - up to 12 hour days
  • For the right person this client may extend the job

Join the Brunel Community

Join the Brunel Community

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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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Darren Leavey is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Darren Leavey
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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