Production/Field Operator

Shreveport, Louisiana, United States

Job Reference 1185492

Location Shreveport, Louisiana, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Oil

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 7, 2023

Our client, an international Exploration and Production Operator, is currently seeking a Field Service Specialist to join their Shreveport – Louisiana team for a 9month-contract.

You will be responsible for working in the field with other teams to perform repairs, perform preventative maintenance on existing equipment, diagnose issues, conduct root cause failure analysis, pre and post job reviews, handle contractor work, collect data / validate conditions, and investigate customer/3rd party issues.

The physical demands are frequent: standing, walking, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, and repetitive foot, leg, hand, arm, shoulder, and torso movements. In addition, there are periodic demands of: operating power equipment, sitting at desk, utilizing computers and phones and occasionally lifting or moving up to 50lbs.

What we need from you:
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with remote staff on problems that may be encountered using phone, video or virtual assist technology
Analytical prowess to leverage data and available resources to resolve key issues that arise every single day in the field.
Full cycle understanding of oil and gas operating systems from reservoir to sales line.
Seek out opportunities to increase capability and capacity
Proven ability to learn or conduct basic failure analysis
Experience using data to drive decision-making
High level of aptitude and interest with new technology

Preferred skills and behaviors:
Experience in oil and gas or other manufacturing/industrial business
Understanding of oil and gas industry
Capability to troubleshoot and repair industry components such as level controllers, displacment valves, switches, controls, pumps, vessels, and flare systems
Artificial lift knowledge regarding gas lift compression, ESP’s, Rod Pump
Comfortable working with high pressure systems up to 3,000psig
Growth mindset: Proven ability to learn and adapt quickly
Extraordinary listening and social skills along with upbeat, naturally inquisitive, and confidence-instilling approach both remotely and in person.
Adaptable to changes in the work environment, handling challenging demands, and taking care of frequent changes, delays or unexpected events

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