Company: Wood
Skills: Production Operator
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Looking for a long-term career opportunity? Come join Wood as a Lease Operator III in Carlsbad, NM. Wood offers health benefits, 401k, vacation and more. Candidate responsible for well operations, gas lifted wells, ESP's, three phase separation, gas compression and minor maintenance of valve, pumps and rotating equipment.

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required
  • Training to support that all shut downs and safety devices are in place and functional
  • Supporting the preparation, installation, and startup of new company-owned or rental compressors
  • Supporting and overseeing all new compressor site construction, layout, and piping needs
  • Training to support all sites meet or exceed environmental laws, rules, and regulations
  • Monitoring and optimize existing units
  • Recognizing opportunities for increased efficiency and recommending units for replacement or alternate lift and work with operations engineer to manage changes
  • With operations engineer, setting up tracking tools to analyze and document all compressor related performance metrics such as runtime, mechanical availability, fuel consumption, throughput, and environmental compliance
  • Assisting pumpers and production foremen with compressor related issues
  • Performing similar duties for installation and operation of gas engine-driven generators and vapor recovery units (VRUs); monitor VRU operation and controls to prevent oxygen entry into the system
  • Coordinating with operations engineer to specify operating conditions and evaluate vendor proposals for new installations; ensuring all approvals are obtained for new rental or purchase agreements
  • Assuring safe and environmentally compliant operations of all company owned or rental compressors, gas driven generators, and VRUs


Skills / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited state-certified program required
  • 5+ years of industry related experience is required
  • 3+ years of mechanical experience is required
  • Previous work experience in and knowledge of compressor operation, maintenance, and repairs preferred


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.