Lease Operator

Encana Midland , TX 79701

Posted 3 months ago

As an employer, we foster an exciting culture of innovation that offers challenging and dynamic work to unlock the potential of our people. We are collaborative, fast-paced, engaged and relentlessly focused on our goals.

Attracting and retaining the right people is the key to our business strategy. We provide our employees with a variety of career growth opportunities and programs that recognize and reward demonstrated results. Our work environment promotes knowledge sharing, transparency and innovation.

The Permian Basin Production Operations team is seeking a Lease Operator with a proven track record of accomplishments to support operations in the Permian Basin near Midland, TX. In return, you will have the opportunity to work in a true team environment and make a significant impact on high-profile projects.

Further, you will gain experience with a company that is a challenging and rewarding place to work. Reporting to the Production Supervisor, you will be a key member of the operations team and will be expected to work with a high degree of focus on safety and production Encana provides our employees with a variety of career growth opportunities and programs that recognize and reward demonstrated results.

Responsibilities:

  • work with automation systems, well control and liquid level monitors
  • seek ways to reduce direct lease operating expenses
  • operate wells and artificial lift methods to optimize production in a safe and cost-effective manner
  • observe, record and input oil and gas production volumes daily
  • operate Encana properties to ensure all regulatory, environmental, and safety compliance issues and goals are met
  • lead by example in areas such as EHS, maintenance and record keeping
  • check production units daily and responsible for creating and maintaining daily production reports
  • schedule oil and produced water movement
  • work on all types of production equipment, pump valves, etc. perform maintenance and troubleshooting on all types of production equipment
  • monitor chemical usage at wells
  • perform various other field related activities as required

Qualifications:

  • high school diploma or equivalent required
  • previous experience in oil and gas industry preferred
  • knowledge of BLM Onshore Oil and Gas Orders preferred
  • self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • basic computer skills and familiarity with SCADA and Cygnet preferred
  • safety-sensitive position subject to random drug and alcohol screening
  • ability to satisfy Department of Justice requirements with or without assistance from Encana

Encana is an EEO/AA employer.

Please note that due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to any individual inquiry about the status of your application.


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