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Summer Student Laborer

Date:  May 26, 2023
Job Category:  Summer Student Program

Summer Student Laborer
Location: Wink  
Job status: Full Time Fixed Term
Department: US Operations 


What it’s like to Work Here
At Gibson Energy, we are powered by the diverse, skilled and innovative talent of our employees to ensure safe and responsible operations. Employees take pride in being a trusted member of our communities where we live, work and play to create a positive impact. It’s our people that make coming to work everyday enjoyable – sharing success together along the way.
The Gibson Way
Attracting and retaining the right people is key to our business strategy. For 70 years, Gibson Energy has been defined by people who seize opportunities and make exceptional customer service a part of everything we do.
The Business doesn’t successfully operate without ‘we’ collectively working together and ‘I’ contributing individually to achieve our goals. Transitioning from words on the wall to actionable values, provides a daily anchor for our colleagues and teammates to kick start their day with energy. By staying true to our values, we will continue to build a powerful presence in the industry, navigate change more successfully, and dominate our competition!
The ‘We & I’ play a very important role in our success! 

  • Contribute & Add Value Everyday
  • Keep Our Edge & Be Resilient 
  • Stay Focused & Open-Minded
  • Work it Out & Do it Together


This is what we are all about and we encourage you to learn more! Click Here: The Gibson Way


The goal of our Student Program is to develop the leaders of tomorrow by providing meaningful work experiences that allow students to gain valuable industry knowledge from all levels of the organization. The Students will have the opportunity to grow their professional network, give back to the community, and gain real world skills that will enhance their knowledge applicable to their studies.



The student will work at our GWT Wink, TX Terminal maintenance/pipeline department completing equipment checks and terminal maintenance, painting, cleaning, lawn and weed control, and will always work in a safe manner. The student will also have the opportunity to learn about Gibson Energy's Operations Management System (OMS) and will be involved in the documentation function relating to OMS. 


What You'll Be Doing

  • Ensures personal safety and follow safe operating procedures for facility.
  • Maintains current safety training and certification.
  • Familiar with and follows all Gibson's EH&S manuals and policies.
  • Ensures adherence to quality standards.
  • Demonstrates competency and follow maintenance procedures.
  • Completes general upkeep, routine, and regularly scheduled maintenance of facilities.
  • Reports problems to Supervisor promptly and accurately. 
  • Performs routine building maintenance.
  • Demonstrates a personal commitment and proactive approach to Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) through participation in all applicable EH&S programs and ensures safe operation of the branch, team or unit and compliance with all Company EH&S policies and procedures. 
  • May perform other duties as assigned.


What You'll Bring 

  • 2023 High School Graduate 
  • Basic MS Excel and Word skills.
  • Has strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Knowledge or previous summer work experience in the petroleum industry would be an asset.
  • A motivated team player, capable of managing several concurrent and varied projects.
  • A quick learner who approaches all projects with a sense of urgency.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Works well independently and work with minimal supervision.
  • Works with external and internal customers in a courteous and timely manner.
  • Willing to work in and contribute to a team environment.


Working Conditions & Physical Requirements

  • Required skills include the ability to lift, carry and pull up to 50 lbs, effectively work at heights, climb stairs and ladders frequently and walk for 50-60% of the shift which may include walking on uneven surfaces.
  • As this job is considered safety sensitive, it is subject to pre-employment drug testing as outlined in Gibson Energy's Drug & Alcohol policy.


Nearest Major Market: Midland