OIL FIELD / ENERGY

 

Meter Prover                                             Closing Date: 11/07/2014

Company Name: Western Refining
Approx. hrs. / week
Days of week
Salary Range

Position Description and Qualifications
Job Summary:
This is a technical position dealing with liquid pipeline measurement. The Meter Prover technician will be responsible for mobile meter proving and to improve measurement performance and predictability. The Meter Prover technician will work closely with pipeline field operations, operations supervisors and other personnel involved in pipeline.

Skill and Knowledge Required:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED), Measurement training preferred and 2-4 years in oil field or related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. CDL Class A with HAZMAT endorsement .

Strong working knowledge of API Standards and RPs related to Meter Proving, Volume Correction, Meter and Tank Measurement, and Crude Oil Custody Transfer.
Knowledge with crude oil custody transfer procedures; sampling, centrifuge operation, density and temperature obtained via hydrometer, and ticket writing.
Proficient in MS Office for data analysis, reporting and document writing..
Proficient at operating bi-directional ball and small volume meter prover. Familiar with Coriolis, P.D., and turbine meters, incorporating proving software, as well as cross referencing all corrections by hand.
Ability to do calculation routines and verification of flow computers.
Knowledge of temperature and pressure corrections and how they affect final factor.
Written communication skill to fill out routine forms and records.
Oral communication skill to give, receives, or exchange information with co-workers.
Excellent Interpersonal communication skill to work effectively with others in order to coordinate activities and complete assigned tasks.
Ability to follow all company policies including, safety, regulatory, P.PE., H2S, explosive atmospheres, grounding/bonding, etc.
Ability to follow specific, step-by-step instructions, standard procedures, and operating guidelines
Ability to work effectively without supervisory guidance.


How to Apply

Apply at www.wnr.com or email resume to cynthia.sandoval@wnr.com

(Posted 10/09/14)


Pipeline Operator                                             Closing Date: 11/07/2014

Company Name: Western Refining

Approx. hrs. / week
Days of week
Salary Range

Position Description and Qualifications
Job Summary:
Inspects and maintains equipment at pipeline stations. Assists with the pipeline pigging program and assures pipelines are pigged according to schedule. Performs minor repairs as needed, notifies proper company personal of the need for major repairs. Makes operational decisions while regarding the effect of actions on other stations or other segments of the pipeline. Assists in the operation of the pipeline system as needed during and after normal business hours. Will be subject to call outs and/or emergency response.

Responsibilities:
- Inspects and maintains equipment at pipeline stations and performs major and minor repairs, as needed.
- Account s for the purchase of raw materials by accurately preparing run tickets.
- Measures, samples, and tests crude oil upon receipt or delivery to obtain accurate temperature, gravity, BS& W sample, bottoms, and tank gauge information essential for run tickets accuracy.
- Follows environmental procedures and regulatory requirements as determined by company policy, while taking a pro-active role in the prevention of environmental contamination.

Skill and Knowledge Required:
- Preferred associates Degree or 2 year technical degree or equivalent education and experience.
- 2-3 years previous experience with the operation, maintenance, and/or construction of a hazardous liquid or gas pipeline facility or similar facility/system.
- Computer skills are a must including spreadsheet and word processing applications.
- Valid driver’s license with clean record.
- Knowledge of the general design and operation of a liquid or gas pipeline.
- Must demonstrate mechanical aptitude and dexterity in the use of tools and equipment.
- Knowledge of centrifugal pumps, pd pumps, regulators, MOV’s, electronic controls and medium electrical voltage with an understanding of NGL pipelines.
- Must be willing to work overtime and handle call-outs.
- Must live or relocate within a 30 minutes response time of job assignment.
- Self-motivated individual; Accountable and self-driven to learn and to continuously develop and improve his/her skills through both formalized and on the job training.
- Must demonstrate sound judgment with the ability to make decisions and corrections when problems are detected.
- Must have a history of being dependable and reliable, take pride in a job well done, and enjoy working hard.

This position is available in Bloomfield and Albuquerque, NM


How to Apply

Apply at www.wnr.com or email resume to cynthia.sandoval@wnr.com

(Posted 10/09/14)


Pipeline Technician                                             Closing Date: 11/07/2014

Company Name: Western Refining
Approx. hrs. / week
Days of week
Salary Range

Position Description and Qualifications
Job Summary:
Inspects and maintains equipment at pipeline stations. Assists with the pipeline pigging program and assures pipelines are pigged according to schedule. Performs minor repairs as needed, notifies proper company personal of the need for major repairs. Makes operational decisions while regarding the effect of actions on other stations or other segments of the pipeline. Assists in the operation of the pipeline system as needed during and after normal business hours. Will be subject to call outs and/or emergency response.

Responsibilities:
- Inspects and maintains equipment at pipeline stations and performs major and minor repairs, as needed.
- Account s for the purchase of raw materials by accurately preparing run tickets.
- Measures, samples, and tests crude oil upon receipt or delivery to obtain accurate temperature, gravity, BS& W sample, bottoms, and tank gauge information essential for run tickets accuracy.
- Follows environmental procedures and regulatory requirements as determined by company policy, while taking a pro-active role in the prevention of environmental contamination.

Skill and Knowledge Required:
- Preferred associates Degree or 2 year technical degree or equivalent education and experience.
- 2-3 years previous experience with the operation, maintenance, and/or construction of a hazardous liquid or gas pipeline facility or similar facility/system.
- Computer skills are a must including spreadsheet and word processing applications.
- Valid driver’s license with clean record.
- Knowledge of the general design and operation of a liquid or gas pipeline.
- Must demonstrate mechanical aptitude and dexterity in the use of tools and equipment.
- Knowledge of centrifugal pumps, pd pumps, regulators, MOV’s, electronic controls and medium electrical voltage with an understanding of NGL pipelines.
- Must be willing to work overtime and handle call-outs.
- Must live or relocate within a 30 minutes response time of job assignment.
- Self-motivated individual; Accountable and self-driven to learn and to continuously develop and improve his/her skills through both formalized and on the job training.
- Must demonstrate sound judgment with the ability to make decisions and corrections when problems are detected.
- Must have a history of being dependable and reliable, take pride in a job well done, and enjoy working hard.

This position is only available in Carlsbad, NM


How to Apply

Apply at www.westernrefining.com or email resume to cynthia.sandoval@wnr.com

(Posted 10/09/14)



Pipeline Operations Supervisor                                             Closing Date: 11/07/2014

Company Name: Western Refining
Approx. hrs. / week
Days of week
Salary Range

Position Description and Qualifications
Western Refining is hiring a Pipeline Operations Supervisor for our Carlsbad, NM location.

The qualified applicant must be able to supervisor the operation of the pipeline system to ensure crude oil is shipped to Western Refining locations in a timely, cost-effective, accurate and safe manner in accordance with Company policies and procedures and governmental regulations. Must be able to inspect and maintain equipment at pipeline stations. Purchase raw materials, measure, sample, and test crude oil upon receipt or delivery to obtain accurate temperature, gravity and BS&W information essential for run ticket accuracy. Assists with the pipeline pigging program and assures pipelines are pigged according to schedule. Makes operational decisions while regarding the effect of actions on other stations or other segments of the pipeline. Will be subject to call outs and/or emergency response. Requires driving long distances, occasionally encountering inclement weather and adverse conditions.

Minimal requirements
• Bachelor’s degree and 2-4 years supervisor experience in a technical field or equivalent experience.
• Proficient knowledge of a technical or specialized field, such as pipeline operations.
• Ability to read and understand technical instructions and procedures manuals
• Proficient knowledge in Excel, PowerPoint and word
• Ability to climb heights of 60 feet.
• Heavy physical effort up to 75 pounds.
• Pass pre-employment DOT drug screen and physical
• Valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record necessary to meet company’s insurability requirements.


How to Apply

Apply at www.wnr.com or email resume to cynthia.sandoval@wnr.com

(Posted 10/09/14)


Field Service Technician                                             Closing Date: 12/31/14

Company Name: Exterran
Approx. hrs. / week 40+
Days of week M - F, Some On call
Salary Range

Position Description and Qualifications
Primary Responsibilities and Assignments

•Provides preventative and corrective field mechanical service on gas compression and process equipment on site at client locations.
•Directs, coordinates, and assists with scheduled and unscheduled equipment repairs and maintenance.
•Represents Exterran in a professional manner at all times.
•Follows all Health, Safety and Environmental procedures.
•Demonstrates proficiencey in accurately and efficiently diagnosing and repairing mechanical problems on multiple compressor systems.
•Possesses a strong knowledge of new compressor technologies and comprehensive mechanical, diagnostic, and analytical skills.
•Will have call-out rotation responsibilities and responds to emergency maintenance calls.
•Responsible for submitting accurate maintenance reports and other necessary paperwork.
•Is dedicated to customer service, and maintains professional working relationships with customers and co-workers.
Education and Certification
Required:

•High School Diploma or equivalent.
Desired:

•Engine and Compressor Schools/Training.
Specific Work Background/Experience
Desired:

•Minimum of 1 year experience working on natural gas compressors.
•Experience working on CAT 3500 and 3600 engines.
•Knowledge and experience on compression, process and production equipment, as well as electrical systems, including panel boards, skid wiring, etc.
•Knowledge and experience of high speed and low speed equipment.
•Basic computer skills and ability to be proficient in using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Special Requirements/Additional Comments

•Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
•Must have valid Driver's License and a good driving record.
•Must be able to provide own hand tools up to 1 1/4".
•Must be able to work independently.
•Must be able to work in a fast-paced, high pressure environment.
Exterran is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Exterran provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


How to Apply

Please apply online at www/exterran.com/careers

(Posted:  10/20/14)


Well Servicing Maintenance Technician                                         Closing Date: 12/1/2014
(Intern and New Graduate opportunities available)    

Company Name:      Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)
Approx. hrs. / week 40
Days of week           Varies
Salary Range           Based upon experience

Position Description and Qualifications
WSM Technicians will be responsible for the overall coordination of data entry for all well downhole activities into the Oxy Well Maintenance data base. This position is primarily based in an office setting.

Responsibilities within the WSM Technician discipline include, but are not limited to:
- Working with the Well Servicing and Well Operations Teams to ensure the integrity and timeliness of data entry associated with downhole work, including daily rig activities, costs, failure details, and wellbore configuration.
- Overseeing, mentoring, and training of contract data entry clerks.
- Reconciling invoices to tickets and field estimates.
- Identifying and communicating process and software bottlenecks within the well servicing reporting process.

Additional Qualifications:
- Project Management skills
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by self without direct supervision
- Understanding of business fundamentals
- Demonstrated self starter with the drive and initiative to challenge the status quo
- Proficient in MS Office software suite
- Must have a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record

How to Apply
Please visit Oxy's website to apply:

www.oxy.com/careers/earlycareer

(Posted 09/16/14)


Production Technician                                                                                           Closing Date: 12/1/2014
(Intern and New Graduate opportunities available)    

Company Name: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy)
Approx. hrs. / week 40
Days of week Varies Salary Range Based Upon Experience

Position Description and Qualifications
Production Technicians are responsible for oil and gas well operations, well testing, operating and maintaining field equipment and facilities, surveillance of general field operations and maintenance of various databases regarding production and operations

Responsibilities within the production technician discipline include, but are not limited to:
- Types of well include flowing, beam pump (with electronic pump-off controller), ESP (electric submersible pump), plunger lift, water injection and water disposal. 
- Types of facilities include production tank batteries, flowlines, LACT (lease automatic custody transfer) facilities, water injection plants, natural gas compression, cathodic protection and metering devices (electronic gas measurement and others).
- Employ safe work practices
- Utilize acceptable environmental procedures to maximize earnings while minimizing costs on assigned oil and gas producing properties.  

Additional Qualifications:
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by self without direct supervision
- Technical skills related to math and analytical processes
- Proficiency in the use of personal computer utilizing a windows environment
- Ability to keep neat and accurate records
- General mechanical troubleshooting and repair skills
- Ability to identify operational inefficiencies
- Understanding of business fundamentals
- Ability to implement cost effective solutions
- Must have a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record

How to Apply
Please visit Oxy's website to apply:  www.oxy.com/careers/earlycareer

(Posted:  09/16/14)


Equipment Technician                                                                                              Closing Date:  12/1/2014
(Intern and New Graduate opportunities available)   

Company Name: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy)

Approx. hrs. / week 40

Days of week Varies

Salary Range Based upon experience

Position Description and Qualifications
Equipment Technicians will be responsible for the Preventive/predictive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of oilfield surface equipment. This includes knowledge and skills to maintain equipment reliability of various pumps, compression (screw and reciprocating packages), and associated plant/field surface equipment.

Responsibilities within the Equipment Technician discipline include, but are not limited to:
- Thorough knowledge of surface equipment types and applications related to oil & gas processing
- Ability to troubleshoot mechanical problems and perform root cause failure analysis
- Ability to repair minor mechanical problems on required equipment
- Ability to perform preventative maintenance and manage operating cost within budget
- Experience working with high and low speed gas engines
- Capable of basic troubleshooting of automation and electrical equipment.
- Also capable of repairing some equipment, such as actuators & level alarms and of changing out fuses, relays, etc.
- Competent in computer programs applicable to his/her daily work processes (Microsoft programs, Maximo)

Additional Qualifications:
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by self without direct supervision
Understanding of business fundamentals
Demonstrated self starter with the drive and initiative to challenge the status quo
Must have a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record

How to Apply
Please visit Oxy's website to apply:

www.oxy.com/careers/earlycareer