Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Operations Management
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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My client is a high growth organization that is revolutionizing wastewater treatment solutions for a variety of industries including: Oil & Gas, Mining, Landfills, and Industrial Facilities. They are currently hiring for a Senior Operations Manager.


In this crucial role, you will be requiring for managing all aspects of field operations for all teams throughout the US. This is a very strategic role encompassing both a technical "hands on" background and an operational management background. This candidate will need to be local to the Houston area, there potentially could be relocation for the right candidate. Listed below are some of the duties you will encounter for this role.



  • Attend on site meetings for surveying and strategizing the service for the client
  • Preparing operational plans that can be utilize by both field crews and upper management
  • Developing and maintaining budgets for field operations
  • Preparing strategic outlook that align with budgets and forecast
  • Assisting with deployment, operations, and maintenance of all equipment
  • Manage purchasing of equipment, supplies, fuel, lodging, and any other requirements for operations
  • Responsible for managing field onsite supervisors and crews
  • Able to face of the organization for clients when sales team and upper management are not there
  • Maintaining documents, receipts, logs, and various other information
  • Creating reports for both internal employees, customer, clients, etc.
  • Various other duties




  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science, Chemistry or in a related field
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Must have wastewater treatment experience
  • Prior supervisory/management experience for large scale operations across multiple states
  • Able to travel up to 80% and be in remote locations
  • Exposure to outdoor elements (heat, cold, rain/snow, etc.)
  • Our Client offers an excellent base salary with access to company share options plan, health benefits, and paid time off. This a great time to join an exciting company with industry changing technology and have your contributions shape its future direction.


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 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 in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

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

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.