Company Name: TETRA Technologies, Inc.
Location: Houma, LA, United States
Education Experience: Bachelor's Desired
Employment Experience: None
Required Travel: Up to 50%
Classification Type: Permanent
Classification Time: Full-time
Provides comprehensive management of Clear Brine Fluid systems in the well site environment in such a way as to protect the customer's fluid asset and provide a high level of professional service.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Demonstrate safe work practices through compliance with TETRA and customer safety policies and procedures
Participate in, and lead when needed, well site safety meetings
Take an active roll in the development of Job Safety & Environment analysis documents for all tasks related to fluid handling, filtration and any other task in which the Fluid Engineer will have an active part
Complete one Safety Observation Card daily
Make recommendations when necessary concerning safety
Exercise Stop Work Authority when appropriate to insure your personal safety or the safety of others
Report any fluid related environmental events to supervisor
Report all injuries and near misses to supervisor immediately
Conduct all fluid handling operations in such a way as to comply with all Corporate, Customer and Statutory environmental rules, regulations and policies
Complete and update the NPDES section of the Daily Fluid Management Report (FMR) every day
Conduct Static Sheen test and record results on FMR and NPDES, sheet if requested, prior to all intentional discharges fluid
Collect for the customer all environmental compliance samples, Oil & Grease, LC 50, etc. when requested
Clearly communicate all material, equipment and personnel needs to the customer representative on location and with the Engineering Supervisor
Provide a complete and accurate FMR daily to the customer
Job Reports and Paperwork:
The Completion Fluids Specialist is responsible for reporting accurate and timely reports that are required by his supervisors and the customer and sending copies to the appropriate people daily
Documents used to return, credit or transfer materials are to be sent to the appropriate facilities and your supervisors
Other paperwork such as vacation requests, mileage reports and any other documents deemed necessary shall be turned in at the time required
All required job paperwork shall be turned into the Operations office at the end of the job in a timely manner
Take necessary steps in preserving the value of TETRA equipment, fluids and other material being returned of buyback or credit
Each employee shall adhere to TETRA's "P-Card Policy and Procedures Manual" and the "P-Card Cardholder Agreement Form"
All purchases must be in accordance with company purchasing policy for the purpose of TETRA approved expenses
When making financial commitments on behalf of TETRA you will strive to obtain the best value
Job Specific Tasks:
Review and understand all TETRA and customer procedures and completion plans
Make recommendations on:
Proper fluid handling procedures
Lost circulation control
And other procedures as needed
Monitor progress through displacement and other completion procedures recording:
Times of start and stop of procedure and various phases of procedures
Fluid loss volumes and causes
Circulation Rates and other information pertinent to the procedure in progress
Prepare a complete and accurate FMR each day
Monitor fluid properties and make recommendations for restoring and preserving of customer specified fluid properties
Manage filtration operation to insure that TETRA and Customer filtration QA/QC standards are met
Plan activities and material re-order to prevent any non-productive rig time
Communicate to the customer representative all items or services needed to insure that the highest level of service is provided to the customer
Maintain an accurate inventory of all materials on location
Manage the installation and treatment of packer fluids as per TETRA and Customer specifications
Prepare "Material Return Receipts" (MRR) for all fluids and other materials to be returned from a job
Send MRR to Engineering Supervisor and to the plant that is to receive the material
Prepare "Well to Well Transfers" (WTWT) for all material that is to be transferred to another job
Send WTWT to Engineering Supervisor and to the plant from which material is being supplied
Secure signed and properly completed Delivery Ticket for Engineering services and related costs
Turn in to the Houma office copies of all documents, Delivery Tickets and reports at the end of the job or when being relieved from a job
All other tasks that may be specified from time to time by your supervisor or TETRA Technologies management.
Additional Analytical Training for This Position Will Be Required. This Training will be conducted at TETRA Tech Center in Conroe, TX:
Percent Proteus in CaBr2 by TOC
Percent Water in Neptune CaBr2 Brine by KF
Percent CaBr2 in Neptune fluid by Titration
Density by Handheld Density Meter
TCT of TETRA Neptune by Hand Method
Education: Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent in Petroleum Technology from two-year College or technical school; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret completion prognosis technical procedures and governmental regulations. Ability to write reports. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, rations, and proportions to practical situations
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited equipment capabilities exist. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Pass the required physical examination and drug test
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near moving mechanical parts and outdoor weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to extreme heat (non-weather). The employee is occasionally exposed to work in high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock and vibration.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
TETRA Technologies, Inc. is a geographically diversified oil and gas services company, focused on completion fluids and associated products and services, water management, after-frac flow back, production well testing, offshore rig cooling, compression services and equipment, and selected offshore services including well plugging and abandonment, decommissioning, and diving.
Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, TETRA is a global company with employees and operations on six continents. We were incorporated in Delaware on February 6, 1981 and trade on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol TTI. Our indirect, wholly owned subsidiary Compressco Partners, L.P. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol CCLP.
TETRA Technologies, Inc. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.
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