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Who We Are
We are one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 14 countries, we explore for, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.
We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation, and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.
We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and perspectives of our employees drive our success.
The Bakken trend is a sequence of liquids-rich sand and shale layers in the Williston Basin, which stretches across western North Dakota and into Canada. The company’s position in the Bakken development area is comprised of approximately 560,000 net acres, which include 382,000 net mineral acres and 178,000 net leasehold acres. The company focuses on unconventional tight-oil play development and production in the most prolific portion of the basin.
During 2022, net production averaged 95 MBOED. There were 43 operated wells brought online during 2022, bringing the total to more than 800 operated wells online at year-end.
Quality of Life Incentives
ConocoPhillips’ offers additional benefits to support employees living and maintaining a primary residence in the Watford City, ND area. For more details visit: Living in the Bakken and view the Living and Working in Watford City video.
If you are selected as the Multi-Skill Operator (MSO) for the Bakken, you will be responsible for monitoring and improving production. You will perform most of your responsibilities at the well site via a company provided vehicle.
You will be a Safety Leader and drive ConocoPhillips’ commitment to Health, Safety and Environment (HSE).
While oil and gas experience is preferred, those with strong mechanical reasoning and comprehension, and interest in outdoor lone-work can be trained. We welcome applicants of a diverse group of backgrounds and experience.
This is a Safety Sensitive position.
Your responsibilities may include :
Accessing remote locations to check wells, maintain normal operating levels, pressures and flow on separation equipment, adjusting automatic and manual controls
Inspecting gas and oil wells, tanks, meters, separators, compressors, and attached piping components for leaks or unusual conditions and taking corrective actions
Gauging tanks for sale or transfer of crude oil and water
Operating and troubleshooting rental compressors, flowing gas wells, gas lift wells, testing wells and operation of sand traps and flow back equipment
Maintaining chemical injection rates, start up, and shut in wells
Entering production data into computer databases and reviewing outputs for correctness
Executing new facility walk-throughs, management of changes (MOCs), and pre-startup safety reviews (PSSRs)
Regulatory work including agency testing requirements, change of status, tank & meter numbering for new facilities
Updating piping & instrument diagrams (P&IDs) and site security diagrams for all new wells and facilities
Responding to alarms after hours or when on call
Implementing all safety, environmental, and company policies and procedures outlined in the ConocoPhillips Management System
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
Current and valid driver's license
1+ year direct experience requiring mechanical skills, including but not limited to:
use, maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment
general tasks requiring physical operation of equipment and machinery
performing inspection of equipment and machinery
Willing and able to perform/align with following (with or without reasonable accommodation):
Work in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions
Work in several different geographic locations throughout a single work day
Work both in and out of a company-owned vehicle
Wear appropriate special safety equipment
Climb heights up to 24 feet to gauge tanks
Walk, bend, stoop, lift, push, and pull
Use hand tools to make minor repairs
Work weekends and be on call
1+ year direct experience in an environment prioritizing Health, Safety and Environment
1+ years direct experience with oil and gas production practices, equipment, and terminology
Ability to use computers and input data in a timely manner
Ability to react to visual and hearing signals, alarms, and instructions
Able to meet the clean driving insurability standard requirements to drive a company vehicle, which means a driving record that is clear of any of serious traffic violations
Associate's degree/Trade certification or higher in Production Technology, Process Technology, or other related technical field or foreign equivalent
Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments
Works well with others to meet safety, environment, and production targets
Delivers positive results through realistic planning to accomplish goals
Builds effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical
Job Posting End Date:
December 31, 2023
ConocoPhillips’ sponsorship for employment authorization in the U.S. is NOT available for this position.
In the US, ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.