Company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Skills: Refinery / Plant Operator
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Some College
Location: Carrizo Springs, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Summary

This position is located in Anadarko's Southern Region supporting the Maverick Midstream Ops Team in Carrizo Springs, TX. 


The ideal candidate for this position should possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in oil and gas production facilities preferred

  • Working knowledge of the oil and gas industry

  • Computer skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook preferred

  • Ability to work effectively in a team-focused environment

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills


  • Adhere to and enforce all applicable company, state, and federal safety and environmental regulations

  • Execute startup, shut down and operating procedures for compressors, furnaces, distillation towers, expanders, electric motors, fans, pumps, instrumentation, valves and alarms

  • Analyze flow streams using a gas chromatograph and make necessary process adjustments to maintain product specifications

  • Perform minor maintenance of compressors, engines, pumps, controls, piping and valves

  • Generate daily production reports including liquid production, downtime and gas volumes

  • Test product samples and make adjustments to preserve product quality and proper specifications

  • Coordinate and oversee the transfer of liquid products into trucks, pipelines or barges

  • Prepare maintenance orders and notify maintenance personnel of problem areas

  • Complete assigned reports and logs

  • Work outside in variable environmental conditions around heavy equipment


High School diploma or equivalent required.


Valid driver's license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle.


This position may be eligible for domestic relocation.

Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 - 10%

Work Schedule

This position works a rotating 7/7 schedule 12-hour days; may require working overtime, weekends and holidays.

This position covers 24-hour operations and must be available for 24/7 on call.

Successful candidate must live within an 85 mile driving distance of the Carrizo Springs field office.

Anadarko does not offer sponsorship of employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions for this role.

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Anadarko is among the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, with corporate offices in the Woodlands, Texas. Our deep and balanced portfolio of assets encompasses premier positions in major U.S. onshore shale and resource plays, and oil-focused opportunities in deep-water basins worldwide.


Each day, we are focused on our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all of our business activities. We are committed to our mission of delivering a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders by exploring for, acquiring and developing oil and natural gas resources vital to the world's health and welfare. At Anadarko, we directly employ more than 4,900 men and women and we strive for excellence in all that we do. We know the best vision in the world will not be realized without the right people.


At Anadarko, we set ambitious goals and take disciplined risks to achieve them. We need individuals who will take on this challenge. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it.


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