Company: Crosby Energy Services
Skills: Production Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Santa Fe Springs, LA, US


Description

Crosby Energy Services is currently accepting resumes for a Lease Operator in Sante Fe Springs California. Ideal candidate will have 10+ years' experience in the oil and gas industry as a Well Tender / Lease Operator. Strong mechanical aptitude, solid work history and driving record. The Lease Operator performs daily operational check of assigned wells and production facilities. Working knowledge of oil and gas production operations is important. .

• Ensures proper operation of production equipment including wells, compressors and/or sales meters for gas & oil production by monitoring and adjusting equipment.

• Provides daily measurement of oil, gas & salt water production.

• Changes charts (where applicable) and keep written/electronic records of production.

• Notifies oil transporter and vacuum trucks to haul oil & salt water as necessary.

• Performs preventive maintenance & maintains written records (where applicable) on pumping units, SED pumps, compressors, engines, and glycol units. Maintains & monitors chemical program. Promptly corrects deficiencies (replace non-working gauges, vales, etc.) as needed.

• Identifies & researches warning signals, adjust controls, & troubleshoots & repairs equipment.

• Performs daily inspection of all pressure vessels, storage tanks, pumps, flow lines, and containment structures for mechanical integrity.

• Maintains well locations and surrounding grounds by cutting overgrowth & painting equipment to ensure accessibility, equipment performance & a safe & clean working environment.

• Maintains a safe working environment by obeying all safety rules as outlined in the Safety Program & by reporting all accidents, unsafe conditions & acts to Management.
  • Gauge production on assigned wells and report gauge readings, downtime and other pertinent well information to district office.
  • Perform lease maintenance such as minor surface pump and production equipment repairs and adjustments; trim weeds, clean up trash, etc.; grease pumping units, service lease equipment, etc. -Note problems and/or recommend course of actions to supervisor in order to decrease costs and increase production.
  • Assist in witnessing meter calibrations; monitor rates and pressures on injection and disposal wells; make necessary adjustments; monitor chemical use; and test safety systems daily to maximize daily production. Must be able to utilize software that customer uses.
  • Perform work in a manner that ensures the secure and environmentally safe operation of all wells and leases for which the pumper is responsible.
  • Must be self-motivated, strong ethics, ability to work with minimum supervision, have reliable attendance and demonstrate flexible cooperative behavior in the workplace
    • Gauge production and test wells as required
    • Ensure proper reporting of production and downtime
    • Maintain production rate throughout the system
    • Daily production data entry
    • Optimize production from wells by adjusting Pump-Off-Controller setpoints, etc.
    • Diagnose well problems with a focus on ensuring production optimization
    • Ensure compliance with all Environmental, Health and Safety requirements
    • May perform minor equipment repair
    • May participate in leading safety meetings and reviews
    • Conduct business with the highest ethical standards; demonstrate decision-making skills that ensure the safety of all persons
    • Other duties as assigned

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
    • Proficient utilization of Microsoft Office
    • Awareness of cost metrics and analysis
    • Basic knowledge of downhole operations, failure analysis, best practices
    • Working knowledge of facility construction practices and standards
    • Working knowledge in the area of Health, Environmental Compliance and Safety
    • Demonstrate leadership abilities; takes initiative on team tasks
    • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Must have valid driver's license


Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must meet and maintain eligibility requirements to drive a company vehicle. Must pass a background check. Must pass a drug screen. Must pass a company physical. Must have a general knowledge of safe oil and gas production operations. Must have an interest in gaining knowledge of engineering principles and an understanding of subsurface and surface equipment and operations. Must be able to perform simple ma-thematic calculations, have a good mechanical aptitude, good writing skills, good computer skills, a good safety and driving record. Must be dependable and have ability to work overtime, if necessary. Must be able to work in the United States without the assistance of sponsorship. Crosby Energy Services offers competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays along with a benefits package including health, dental, vision, life insurance & short and long term disability


As part of the hiring process, the Company reserves the right, consistent with all applicable federal, state and local law, to conduct certain pre-employment screening, which includes but may not be limited to, certain job-related medical examinations, drug and alcohol testing, background checks, and gathering of motor vehicle reports and incidents for positions requiring driving on Company business or in a Company vehicle. Crosby Energy will review the results of those inquiries on an individualized basis as part of its overall decision-making process

Summary

LEASE OPERATOR

The Lease Operator performs duties on land and is responsible for the daily operations of the oil and gas processing equipment. The individual will maintain the production rate throughout the system, perform daily operational check of assigned wells and production facilities, ensure that safety devices are operational, and test wells to determine production rates. Additionally, the Lease Operator will identify problems or potential problems with equipment; prepare documentation / production reports on a periodic basis and assist in the repair of equipment. Lease Operators are also responsible for ensuring safe and environmentally sound operations in their area or responsibility.

Ensures proper operation of production equipment including wells, compressors and/or sales meters for gas & oil production by monitoring and adjusting equipment.

Provides daily measurement of oil, gas & salt water production.

Changes charts (where applicable) and keep written/electronic records of production.

Notifies oil transporter and vacuum trucks to haul oil & salt water as necessary.

Performs preventive maintenance & maintains written records (where applicable) on pumping units, SED pumps, compressors, engines, and glycol units. Maintains & monitors chemical program. Promptly corrects deficiencies (replace non-working gauges, vales, etc.) as needed.

Identifies & researches warning signals, adjust controls, & troubleshoots & repairs equipment.

Performs daily inspection of all pressure vessels, storage tanks, pumps, flow lines, and containment structures for mechanical integrity.

Maintains well locations and surrounding grounds by cutting overgrowth & painting equipment to ensure accessibility, equipment performance & a safe & clean working environment.

Maintains a safe working environment by obeying all safety rules as outlined in the Safety Program & by reporting all accidents, unsafe conditions & acts to Management.

Crosby Energy is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity . We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.