Ascent Resources is seeking an experienced Production Foreman. This position is located in St Clairsville, OH and will report to the Production Superintendent.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Oversee field operations
Communicate gas nominations to marketing
Review turnover reports and generate work orders for any outstanding discrepancies
Ensure downtime is coded and accounted for correctly
Troubleshoot equipment and production or I/E related problems with the lease operators in a timely manner to minimize downtime
Review and approve invoices
Monitor, control, and reduce LOE
Monitor, control and optimize daily wellhead production volumes.
Generate daily reports and ensure all work conducted for assigned route has been captured.
Personnel issues are reported to the Production Superintendent
Coordinate and conduct flowback operations when required in a manner sufficient to our BMP's and safety policies.
Coordinate simultaneous operations (SIMOPS) on assigned route with other departments
Evaluate Artificial Lift efficiencies, work with the Production Optimizer in order to fully optimize all artificial lift.
Manage your direct reports and contractors daily in accordance to our BMP's, SOP's, Safety Policies, and Employee Policy guidelines.
Work with each department daily to promote a team environment.
Continue to promote a safe work environment and a culture that is consistent with our beliefs and expectations. Ensure all incidents, spills, and near misses are reported to the Superintendent in a timely manner. Ensure all equipment failures are reported and investigated.
Review and approve operator timecards; Notify operators if not complete
Meets with Production Superintendent to go over operator/consultant/contractor performance, upcoming work schedule, maintenance schedule, personnel schedule
Attends weekly operations meeting
Review chemical treatment on a per well basis and communicate discrepancies to vendor and route specific operators
Perform at least one job audit a week
Perform at least one site audit a week
Meets with Production Superintendent to go over monthly training for employees training curriculum and reports
Assists Production Assistants on completing audits
Meets with Production Superintendent to go over audits
Meets with Production Superintendent to go over LOE costs
Assists Production Superintendent with operator evaluations
Submit log of operator training
Help provide input for quarterly route reviews and failure analysis reviews.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Proven leadership/managerial expertise
Significant experience with productions
Problem solving skills, management experience, and communication skills are necessary
Must be ok with after-hours phone calls, including weekends and holidays
Education & Work Experience Required
Ascent Resources provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ascent complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.