Company: Marathon Oil
Skills: MWD / LWD, Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States
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The Measurement Technician will be based in Carlsbad, NM.. The Measurement Technician will provide technical support to all field personnel. The Measurement Technician shall assist with all measurement projects, development & implementation of the Permian measurement policies and SOP, assist in the training of personnel, and maintain all measurement system programs. The Measurement Technician will be responsible for drafting and initializing measurement's management of change documentation.

The successful candidate will possess excellent leadership and communication skills, as well as HES awareness that promotes our dedication to achieving zero accidents.


  • Provide technical expertise and mentor field personnel and contract workforce.
  • Support management with measurement design of new facilities, expansions and systems as well as oversee new measurement construction.
  • Promote Marathon's measurement philosophy and work across multiple organizations to successfully upgrade and develop quality measurement systems.
  • Develop, review, and maintain all measurement systems configurations.
  • Develop, review, and maintain all measurement policies and SOP.
  • Project lead for all measurement projects throughout the Eagle Ford Shale.
  • Assist field production data specialist and production accounting groups to complete monthly field balances.
  • Troubleshoot and identify measurement issues
  • Periodically spot check tank gauges and shake outs, and participate in all LACT provings.
  • Comply with the Marathon Oil Company Safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Plan and perform all assignments in a safe manner utilizing the proper equipment, safety, and environmental rules and regulations.


Minimum Requirements:

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

Experience: 5+ years Measurement experience

Computer Skills: Microsoft Office products, SAP PM, Wonderware, Merrick, Procount and eVin, measurement software experience

Other Skills: Must possess excellent communication, teamwork, planning, and organizational skills. Must possess working knowledge of current API and GPA standards.

Ability to: work in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions; to work both in and out of company-owned vehicle; wear appropriate safety equipment; walk, bend, stoop and lift; work in several geographic locations each day. Capable of climbing ladders, stairs, fixed to various equipment during production and drilling operations. Work weekends and be on-call.

Note: Work schedules are subject to change based on the operational needs of the business and can include working nights, days and rotational shifts.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: || Carlsbad || NM || United States (US) || Not Applicable; SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ || Field and Drilling Operations || Not Applicable || || 29867 ||


Marathon Oil – Where You Can Make A Difference


Marathon Oil became an independent E&P company on July 1, 2011. Based in Houston, we're focused on the most significant oil-rich resource plays in the U.S. -- the Eagle Ford in Texas, Permian in New Mexico, STACK and SCOOP in Oklahoma, and the Bakken in North Dakota. We also have international operations in Europe and Africa. While we feel like a start-up in many ways, our roots go back 130 years to our company's formation in 1887. Our stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MRO.


We’re on a transformative path, with a variety of exceptional opportunities for people who are up to the challenge. If that’s you – if you’re seeking a challenge and ready to make a difference – you could be the right fit to help drive our future. Our U.S. exploration and development assets offer energy professionals exposure to projects from early-stage evaluation through production. Our producing international assets provide a broader perspective on the world’s energy challenges.


We have more than just opportunity to offer. We’re invested in equipping our people for an entire career – from advancing technical skills through to developing the leadership behaviors and skills that will take our business forward. Our competitive compensation and benefits package goes beyond the basics to include a wellness program, self-funded (with company match) and company-funded retirement plans, flexible hours in some positions and tuition reimbursement. Grow your career with us.





Marathon Oil is ranked in the Global Top 30 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.