Area Manager

Targa Resources Inc
Watford City, North Dakota, United States
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10 + Years Experience

Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Asset Management, Operations Management, Refinery / Plant Operations Supervisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Watford City, North Dakota, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


The Area Manager is responsible for the oversight of an Asset Area by leading self-managed teams, assisting in evaluating expenses, revenue, gas balances and asset utilization in addition to developing a business plan for the Area.


  • Oversees the operation and maintenance of regional gas and crude oil facilities to ensure their safe, reliable, and efficient operation, including the leadership of self-managed teams in the areas of Plant & Terminal Operations, Field Operations and Maintenance
  • Ensures the implementation and enforcement of all company guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Implement work practices and procedures consistent with Targa’s ES&H policies and continuously promoting and establishing a safe work environment for all employees
  • Set the objectives for the preparation of the operating and capital budgets for area of responsibility and reviews the status of the monthly forecasting during the fiscal year
  • Reviews progress and directs changes in priorities and schedules as needed to ensure work is completed in an efficient and timely manner meeting the needs of the business and customers
  • Oversees, and participates when needed, in the selection and or promotion of staff, salary change considerations, disciplinary matters, conducts performance evaluations and effectively provides developmental opportunities for staff
  • Directs and assists supervisory team in developing and achieving goals for OPEX and product balances
  • Assists in the development of new business deals and reviews proposed contracts in collaboration with the Commercial representative
  • Develops and maintains relationships with customers
  • Ensures current security measures protect company assets while preserving the safety of the general public, customers, and employees
  • Oversees the coordination with Marketing on produce movements and manages associated inventories
  • Participates and engages in local business and community organizations and events
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must posses and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • 10+ years’ experience in a management/ leadership position
  • 15+ years’ experience in the Midstream industry
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required to interface with employees, customers, vendors etc.
  • An organized and detail-oriented self-starter with a strong work ethic that can work self-sufficiently
  • Ability to think critically, solve problems independently and exercise excellent judgement both technically and managerially


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (strongly preferred)


  • Ability to lift, push, pull 75 pounds
  • Ability to work in changing climate conditions and a plant environment
  • Ability to work in close quarters: i.e. work while kneeling, squatting, climbing, and standing
  • Follow and adhere to all applicable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines


Targa Resources is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.