Water Transfer Pump Mechanic


Job Details

Entity: Select
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Pay Range: $65,000 - $70,000*

FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt

Business Unit: Water Transfer
Reports to: Operations Manager

Travel Requirement: Yes

Based on overtime, availability, and customer demands



Job Description 

Select’s Water Transfer Mechanic position is responsible for diagnosing mechanical problems, repairing and rebuilding pumps in the shop. Will maintain pump operation by completing inspections and preventative maintenance requirements, correcting pump deficiencies, making adjustments and alignments, and keeping records. Each employee is responsible and accountable for conducting their job tasks in a safe, healthy, and environmentally prudent manner. Select is looking for a team player with a willingness to learn and grow with the Company.

The essential job functions include, but are not limited to

  • General maintenance on 4”x 4”, 6”x 3”, and 6”x 6” centrifugal pumps including mechanical seals.
  • Knowledge of Pioneer and Cornell pumps helpful.
  • Conducting periodic inspections
  • Correcting identified deficiencies
  • Scheduling and oversight of major repairs
  • Completing required documentation
  • Excellent communication will be required; Open communication with management on status of repairs and/or maintenance

Other duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:

  • Must possess valid driver’s license and be eligible to drive a company vehicle according to Select’s insurance guidelines
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to trouble-shoot electrical, mechanical, diesel engine problems, as well as hydraulic, centrifugal pump, and vacuum equipment, and mechanical seals
  • Experience working on tractor trailers
  • Basic welding skills
  • Ability to understand necessary safety procedures and precautions
  • Intermediate knowledge of computer/lap top
  • Knowledge of the oil and gas industry, preferred
  • Intermediate knowledge of hand tools/power tools
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations for repair
  • Must be able to use battery and charging system test equipment
  • Ability to successfully pass pre-employment and random DOT alcohol and drug screenings, background check, road test, and driving record review
  • Certificates, Licenses and Registrations


  • A - Accountability:  Take ownership of actions and outcomes.
  • C - Continuous Improvement: Embrace the necessity for change and commitment to continual growth and progress.
  • T - Teamwork:  Encourage and support a collaborative, safe, and engaged work environment.

Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Top Tier Benefits 

  • Medical, dental, vision, coverage in addition to life and disability insurance plans 
  • Paid Vacation Days and Paid Holidays
  • Retirement and Savings (401K) Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program 

Physical Demands and Exposures

  • Work is regularly performed in outside weather conditions, including rain and extreme cold and heat, near moving mechanical parts; exposure to high wind, ice, snow, wet and/or humid conditions, vibration, and dust is expected.
  • Exposure to noise levels requiring the use of hearing protection
  • Prolonged sitting, standing, walking
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to individually lift: Maximum 100 lbs


Affirmative Action/EEO statement

Select is an equal opportunity employer. It is Select’s policy to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to any protected class, status, characteristic, or activity. All employment decisions, including decisions regarding recruitment, selection, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, advancement, discipline, discharge, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment are made without regard to any lawfully protected class, status, characteristic, or activity.

Clean Air Act

Select requires all employees whose jobs may involve environmental compliance to understand and comply with the U.S. Environmental Protections Agency’s Clean Air Act that regulates air emissions from stationary and mobile sources.  A copy of the Clean Air Act can be provided to you upon request from Human Resources.


Select Energy Services participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.  If E-Verify cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, Select is required to give you written instructions and an opportunity to contact Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or Social Security Administration (SSA) so you can begin to resolve the issue before the employer can take any action against you, including terminating your employment.  Select only uses E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.

Other details

  • Job Family Water Transfer
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School

Full time
Salary Range
$44,000.00 - 57,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Midland, TX 79709, US
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