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Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Weigh clay, and mix with water and chemicals to make drilling mud, using portable mixers.
Supervise crew members, and provide assistance in training them.
String cables through pulleys and blocks.
Steady pipes during connection to or disconnection from drill or casing strings.
Start pumps that circulate mud through drill pipes and boreholes to cool drill bits and flush out drill cuttings.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS