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Oneok, Inc Operations Specialist in Hutchinson, Kansas

#WeAreONEOK Fortune 500 company. 100+ years in business. Leading midstream service provider. Safety first. Sustainable operations. Environmentally responsible. Employee focused.

We are on the hunt for a diverse group of talented, high-caliber employees to join our team. ONEOK is recognized as an employer of choice in the natural gas and natural gas liquids industry and offers competitive pay; professional development; excellent benefits; a strong commitment to safety; community engagement; and a caring, inclusive work culture.


Job Profile Summary

Performs specialized level of clerical and administrative functions related to the operations and maintenance of plants and pipeline facilities.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Research, verify, compile, and prepare reports and/or correspondence related to processing plant, storage facility, transmission pipeline and gathering pipeline system operations activities including but not limited to:

  • Material requests/requisitions

  • Invoices and expenses/cost center coding

  • Authority for Expenditure (AFE)/completion reports

  • Regulatory reports

  • Storage/reserves activities

  • Rights-of-way and storage leases

  • Audit requests

  • Production & volume reporting

  • ONE Call Notification

  • Access, enter and/or maintain information using various computer applications such as:

  • Budgets (capital, operations, maintenance, etc.)

  • Employee information

  • Job-to-job transfers

  • Contracts and agreements

  • Activity reports

  • Right-of-way index and storage leases

  • Overtime summary

  • Time entry

  • Vehicle/Fleet reports

  • A/P invoice entry

  • Measurement tickets & databases

  • Provide administrative guidance and assistance to producers, processors, pipeline company personnel, employees, and others concerning activities including but not limited to:

  • Pipeline/storage activities

  • Leases and contracts

  • Materials charges and account classifications

  • Work permits

  • Status of AFE’s/completion reports

  • Line locations

  • Rights-of-way and storage leases

  • Coordinate and/or perform administrative support activities including but not limited to:

  • ONE CALL line locates

  • Typing

  • Meeting and travel arrangements

  • Verifying invoices and preparing check requests

  • Ordering/maintaining supplies

  • Mail delivery/collection


  • None Required.

Work Experience

  • Experience in use and function of office equipment applicable to position including but not limited to:

  • Computers

  • Calculators (Tested or demonstrated by position)

  • Keyboards (Tested or demonstrated by position)

  • Two-way radios (Specified by position)

  • Facsimile machine

  • Document scanners

  • Experience and training related to:

  • Spreadsheet and text software such as Excel, Access database, and Word

  • Transmission pipeline system operations and related procedures

  • AFE’s, completion reports, and related procedures

  • Developing and maintaining file systems

  • Budget processes/procedures

  • Classification of accounts

  • ONE Call procedures

  • Experience interpreting, compiling, composing, revising, and/or preparing information such as correspondence and reports; policies and procedures; contracts and agreements; and job orders and completion reports

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of: processing plant, storage facility, transmission pipeline and gathering pipeline system operations

  • Knowledge of: company organizational structures, terminology, policies, and procedures

  • Ability to: apply addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Application of decimals and percentages

  • Ability to: interact and communicate effectively

  • Ability to: communicate and/or exchange verbal information or instructions

  • Ability to: communicate using two-way radios

Licenses and Certifications

  • None required

Strength Factor Rating - Physical Demands/Requirements

  • Sedentary Work - Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally (Occasionally: activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) and/or a negligible amount of force frequently (Frequently: activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.

Strength Factor Description - Physical Demands/Requirements

  • Standing: Remaining on one's feet in an upright position at a work station without moving about (Occasionally)

  • Walking: Moving about on foot (Frequently)

  • Sitting: Remaining in a seated position (Constantly)

  • Lifting: Raising or lowering an object from one level to another (includes upward pulling) (Occasionally)

  • Carrying: Transporting an object, usually holding it in the hands or arms, or on the shoulder (Occasionally)

  • Pushing: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves away from the force (Occasionally)

  • Pulling: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves toward the force (includes jerking) (Occasionally)

  • Climbing: Ladders, Stairs (Occasionally)

  • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling (Occasionally)

  • Stooping: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the spine at the waist (Occasionally)

  • Kneeling: Bending the legs at the knees to come to rest on the knee or knees (Occasionally)

  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the legs and spine (Occasionally)

  • Crawling: Moving about on the hands and arms in any direction (Occasionally)

  • Reaching: Extending hands and arms in any direction (Constantly)

  • Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with the hand or hands (Manual Dexterity) (Constantly)

  • Fingering: Picking, pinching or otherwise working with the fingers primarily (Finger Dexterity) (Constantly)

  • Feeling: Perceiving such attributes of objects/materials as size, shape, temperature, texture, movement or pulsation by receptors in the skin, particularly those of the finger tips (Constantly)

  • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas/information by means of the spoken word (Frequently)

  • Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sound by the ear (Frequently)

  • Tasting/Smelling: (Occasionally)

  • Near Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less (Constantly)

  • Far Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 feet for more (Frequently)

  • Depth Perception: Three-dimensional vision; ability to judge distances and spatial relationships so as to see objects where and as they actually are (Frequently)

  • Vision: Color - The ability to identify and distinguish colors (Constantly)

Working Conditions/Environment

  • Employee is subject to inside environmental conditions

Working Conditions

  • Well lighted, climate controlled areas (Constantly)

  • Frequent repetitive motion (Constantly)

  • CRT (Computer Monitor(s)) (Constantly)


  • None required,


  • Based on assigned tasks, employee may be assigned a company vehicle requiring the applicable driver's license

ONEOK is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, gender identity, disability, military/veteran status, genetic information or any other categories protected by applicable law.

The job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills required for the job and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, in accordance with the needs of ONEOK.

ONEOK is committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request an accommodation email or call 1-855-663-6547​.

ONEOK is a leading midstream service provider and owns one of the nation’s premier natural gas liquids systems, connecting NGL supply in the Mid-Continent, Permian and Rocky Mountain regions with key market centers and an extensive network of natural gas gathering, processing, storage and transportation assets.