Operations Engineer, E&P 1-3 years experience - East TX
FPCNational - New Mexico

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Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provides support in researching new production techniques and approaches to enhance production rates and reduce operating costs for marginal gas and oil wells.
  • Assists with technical and economic evaluation of acquisition targets.
  • Provides support to Executive Staff Engineer in evaluating new properties and the development of enhancement project plans.
  • May provide assistance to Operations Engineers in evaluating, planning, and coordinating all aspects of workovers.
  • Provides support in the development of detailed workover procedures.
  • May assist Operations Engineers in researching well files and related data.
  • Assists in the continual monitoring of workover procedures and practices to identify opportunities to improve overall economic results.
  • Provides engineering and technical assistance to field operations as needed.
  • Provides support to Executive Staff Engineer in managing and maintaining the well file system.
  • Assists with monitoring engineering/operations technology changes for economic application to business.
  • Provides support to Executive Staff Engineer in AFE development, management, and evaluation.
  • Assists field operations with safety and environmental compliance administration and research.
  • Provides support and coordination in the completion of Operations projects as needed.
  • Performs work activities from the office and occasionally from field locations.
  • Reports directly to Executive Staff Engineer.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering. Petroleum or Mechanical degree preferred.
  • Previous exposure to Oil and Gas Operations and Engineering (1-5 years), specifically with marginal gas wells preferred, but not required.
  • General down-hole knowledge combined with strong mechanical aptitude.
  • General knowledge of all surface and down-hole production equipment including, plunger lifts systems, compression, and gathering systems.
  • Well developed project management skills with capability to manage multiple diverse projects.
  • Good communication/interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively interact in group meetings and one-on-one.
  • Experience in analyzing and performing trend analysis.
  • Demonstrated skill in presenting information in a concise, economic-based manner.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team to solve operational problems.
  • Organized and administratively proficient with ability to manage time and workload effectively.

Attractive compensation and benefits package for qualified candidates.