Company: BP
Skills: Maintenance Manager
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Odessa, Texas, United States


We are seeking a highly motivated, adaptable individual with a growth mindset who enjoys a dynamic, hands on, field-based work environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for working in the Permian business unit to drive performance with respect to safety, environmental, cost, and cycle time with supervisory accountability. The MTL will have accountability for maintaining static mechanical equipment, rotating equipment, electrical systems, and process control / automation kit on upstream facilities. The specialist will work with central teams as well as other business units to upgrade existing systems to improve reliability and to enhance capabilities. As a member of the Permian Leadership Team, they will need to interface effectively with management, engineering, and operations team to plan, prioritize, and execute field-wide corrective maintenance and project delivery activities aligned with safety and business performance objectives.We are seeking a highly motivated, adaptable individual with a growth mindset who enjoys a dynamic, hands on, field-based work environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for working in the Permian business unit to drive performance with respect to safety, environmental, cost, and cycle time with supervisory accountability. The MTL will have accountability for maintaining static mechanical equipment, rotating equipment, electrical systems, and process control / automation kit on upstream facilities. The specialist will work with central teams as well as other business units to upgrade existing systems to improve reliability and to enhance capabilities. As a member of the Permian Leadership Team, they will need to interface effectively with management, engineering, and operations team to plan, prioritize, and execute field-wide corrective maintenance and project delivery activities aligned with safety and business performance objectives.

Job Duties
  • Accountable for all mechanical and I&E corrective activities in support of Permian Operations, inclusive of HSE and Cost performance.
  • Manage work management process and prioritization of all maintenance activities.
  • Drive the safety critical testing program, from ensuring all devices are accurately captured and overseeing the implementation of our testing protocol.
  • Responsible for all automation and maintenance work in the field, safely delivering break in work and large-scale projects such as surface artificial lift installs, compression optimization, facility retrofits, with field staff responsibility.
  • Lead field maintenance staff and embed a culture of operating discipline and quality assurance.
  • Work with the Permian Development team to ensure facility handover maintenance implications are delivered sustainably to operations.
  • Effectively manage field execution and alignment with Management of Change (MOC) policy.
  • Participate in investigations and integrate lessons learned into all maintenance activities.
  • Engage with functional support teams to progress continuous improvement opportunities associated with the work management process, materials management, etc.
  • Manage procurement and delivery of corrective materials and manage sparing strategy to reduce cycle time on work order closure.
  • Deliver business objectives in alignment with BP Policies and Procedures (CoW, OMS, WMS).
  • Share knowledge with co-workers and strive to meet personal and company business goals and objectives.

Essential criteria and qualifications:
  • 7 years minimum experience in oil and gas or similar industry
  • Bachelor of science degree in a STEM related field preferred
  • 2 years of management experience with emphasis on driving success in activity execution
  • Track record of success in a dynamic work environment
  • Embraces change and fosters innovation while maintaining rigorous processes