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Field Operator
United State Of America
Feb 24, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 2.0-6.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Floorhand / Roughneck, Production Operator, Mechanical Technician
Role Other Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Designation Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Wood Group designs, modifies, constructs and operates industrial facilities mainly for the oil & gas sector, right across the asset lifecycle.

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently sourcing Field Operators for a Major Oil and Gas Operator in Carlsbad, NM. Compnay is rapidly growing and looking for a long term full time employee.

Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

Responsible for assisting in the operation of natural gas processing facility to ensure optimum plant performance, including monitoring operations of natural gas processing plant, product treating, compression, making necessary adjustments, performing inspections and conducting preventive maintenance. Oversee the overall operation of the plant. Control room operating and pin pointing concerns to improve plant functions. Exchange information to maximize plant production, quality and efficiency.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates plant facilities' various equipment/systems including, but not limited to: Gas plant processing, process controls and measurement, pumps, pressure relief system instrument air system, dehydrators, fuel system, emergency shutdown systems, gas turbines, reciprocating compressors, steam turbines, gas fired boilers, process pumps, amine treating systems, inlet and gas receivers
  • Optimize processing throughout the facility and maintain proper product specifications
  • Responsible for plant start up or shut down when needed
  • Monitoring plant remotely via electronic surveillance devices to insure operations are running smoothly
  • Provides guidance to Plant Tech and Mechanics to insure plant is operating at ideal levels
  • Communicates plant performance and remediation recommendations to ICC and local leadership
  • Manage acceptable condensate levels within plant specifications
  • Engaging stakeholders to develop and communicate monthly and daily operational targets.
  • Providing information and guidance based on a consolidation of data and a broad perspective of day to day operational performance.
  • Coordinating/supporting responses to abnormal operating events and crisis events


  • High school degree or GED,
  • Willing to work rotating shifts and overtime as needed
  • 2 years' experience in a gas processing facility
  • Valid Driver's license
  • Mechanically Inclined

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