Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Workover or Completion
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Thermopolis, Wyoming, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Position: Production Operator

Job type: Consulting Rotational role

Location: Wyoming, need to reside in Wyoming due to an on call element

Petroplan is currently working with an E&P business who are in need of a number of Production Operators for their ongoing projects in Wyoming.

In this position, you will report directly to the Operations Supervisor for the Rockies business division and be responsible for well operations, gas lift, Electrical Submersible Pumps, three phase separation, control board operation, pipeline, maintenance of valve, pumps and rotating equipment and assisting the other operators in their duties. Key challenges will include:

  • Performs and prepares maintenance, recording readings, issuing work permits, adhere to the procedures, initiating work requests, drafting procedures, and interfacing with support groups.
  • Monitor equipment and well performance data, act to take full advantage of production opportunity.
  • Works very closely with multiple different supporting teams to optimize pump rates based on data from the production
  • Interfaces with Engineering for data gathering requests.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience working within a production operation and live within Wyoming.

You will have a very strong understanding of Project management principles and experience working on Refinery operations.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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