SM is currently seeking a Lease Operator for our Sidney, MT area.
This position performs complex operator duties with limited supervision. Responsible for the daily operations of the oil and gas processing equipment.
This member of the team handles a variety of responsibilities, including, but not limited to:
Gauge production and test wells as required
Ensure proper reporting of production and downtime
Maintain production rate throughout the system
Perform daily operational checks of assigned wells and production facilities
Ensure compliance with all SM HES requirements and expectations
May perform minor equipment repairs
Maintain relationships with land owners to identify and resolve issues
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES:
Minimum of 2 years of related experience as a field operator is preferred
Is capable of handling the most complex duties with supervision
Working knowledge of facility construction practices
Ability to perform tasks in the area of Health, Environmental Compliance and Safety
Ability to embrace and implement the changes demanded by an exploratory program
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
This is an active position, involving significant standing and walking, and driving. May exert up to 20 lbs occasionally, but usually negligible force is necessary.
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