Production Tech IV

Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States

Job Reference 1239563

Location Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States

Industry Other

Function Field Services

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 7, 2024

Our client, a major Oil and Gas company, is looking for a Production Tech IV to work for a 7-month assignment (Subject to extension) in Carlsbad, NM.

The Production Tech is responsible for the maintenance and repair of production equipment. They will troubleshoot problems, diagnose equipment failures, and make repairs as needed. They will also work with other production staff to ensure that production is meeting quality and quantity goals. This is a technically demanding job that requires the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Make routine checks on all well sites according to schedule.
  • Monitor production equipment, compressors, wellheads, dehydrators and meters.
  • Manage daily fluid production; gauge and record oil and water tanks; record all seal records.
  • Analyze production related problems and work with foreman, techs, asset manager, and any other relative personnel to troubleshoot.
  • Run Dynamometers and Shoot Fluid Levels on a daily basis.
  • Operating and maintaining multiple types of Pump Off Controllers including those with VFDs.
  • Provide relief pumping when needed.
  • Inspect lease sites, ensure they are clean and maintained, check for spills and fluid leaks.
  • Perform light maintenance on equipment.
  • Daily inspection of pumping units, compressors, and other equipment to ensure they are well maintained.
  • Submit daily data and turn in all reports and tickets on a timely basis.
  • Communicate regularly with production foreman and relief pumper.
  • Ensure company provided vehicle is well maintained and cleaned.
  • Perform all duties in accordance with the Environmental, Health and Safety Guidelines.
  • Generate computer-based reports with recommendations for well performance improvements Assuring that all components are operating safely and within regulatory guidelines.
  • Provide support to field personnel as needed to ensure POC s are operating at optimal level
  • Experience with high pressure gas operations.
  • Participate in periodic well review meetings with foreman, techs, and asset manager.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 5 Years of experience
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Oil & Gas experience  
  • Ability to understand gauges, meters, or other indicators to ensure a machine is working properly.
  • Ability to perform routine maintenance on machines and equipment.
  • Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications.
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts.

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