Senior Lease Operator (Cog-2019-613)

Concho Resources Kermit , TX 79745

Posted 2 months ago


Senior Lease Operator


Kermit, TX

Job Summary

Responsibilities include:

  • Gather and report production on assigned wells and report gauge readings, downtime and other pertinent well information to district office

  • Perform lease maintenance, such as minor surface pump and production equipment repairs and adjustments; trim weeds, clean up trash, etc.; greasing pumping units, service lease equipment, pack wells etc.

  • Note problems and/or recommend courses of action to supervisor in order to decrease costs and increase production

  • Assist in witnessing meter calibrations; monitor rates and pressures on injection and disposal wells and make necessary adjustments; monitor chemical use and inspect wells to maximize production

  • Monitor pump off controllers, look for leaks and lost production

  • Perform work in a manner that ensures the secure and environmentally safe operation of all wells and leases for which pumper is responsible

  • Offer guidance and assistant other lease operators if needed

  • Conduct other tasks as required by supervisor which are unique to the assigned geographic area

Education/Experience Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited state-certified program

  • Must possess a current, valid driver's license and the ability to meet and maintain all eligibility requirements to drive a company vehicle and have a good, clean driving record

  • Must have a minimum of 10 years of oil/gas industry related experience with at least 4 years of pumping experience

  • Must have an interest in gaining knowledge of engineering principles and an understanding of subsurface and surface equipment and operations

  • Must be able to perform simple mathematic calculations, have good mechanical aptitude, good writing skills and have a good safety and driving record

  • Must have prior work experience utilizing PC-based computer applications

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule work will include Saturdays, Sundays and some holidays and can be changed at any time

  • Must be able to be available on-call 24/7 in case of emergency

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift at least 40 pounds

  • Must be willing and able to drive a car for extended period of time

COG Operating LLC ("Concho") uses e-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. Concho is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer. Concho's policies are intended to ensure qualified applicants and employees are treated fairly and have equal opportunities in all aspects of employment, regardless of personal characteristics or status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Please note that COG Operating LLC ("Concho") does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, COG Operating LLC ("Concho") will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, COG Operating LLC ("Concho") explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of COG Operating LLC ("Concho").

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