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ConocoPhillips Measurement Technician- Delaware Basin in LOVING, New Mexico

Title: Measurement Technician- Delaware Basin


Job Number: 00U6W

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 15 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.

Delaware Basin Overview

Our unconventional assets in the Delaware Basin are one of the company’s primary opportunities for growth. Spanning West Texas and southeastern New Mexico, the company held approximately 87,000 net acres in the Delaware at year-end 2018. The company is well positioned in some of the most prolific and lowest cost of supply zones, with an active development program underway. ConocoPhillips is committed to being an innovative and environmentally responsible operator, and the new technologies and practices that we are using in this area exemplify this commitment.

Quality of Life Incentives

ConocoPhillips offers additional benefits to support employees living and maintaining a primary residence in the Loving/Carlsbad, NM area. For more details visit: Living in Loving/Carlsbad ( and the A Diamond in the Desert ( video.


If you are selected as the Delaware Measurement Specialist, you will be responsible for ensuring that contract obligations and lease agreements are aligned with in regards to metering, testing, calibration and sampling in accordance with ConocoPhillips Measurement Policies and Procedures. The Measurement Technician performs most of their responsibilities at the central tank battery locations and associated well sites.

If you are selected for this role, you will need to currently reside or is willing to relocate within a 40-mile driving radius of Loving, NM.

This is a safety-sensitive position

Responsibilities may include:

  • Monitoring work activities to ensure they are being performed in a safe and efficient manner

  • Ensuring compliance with all contract obligations and lease agreements with regards to metering, testing, calibration and sampling in accordance with ConocoPhillips Policies and Procedures

  • Being an active member in the ConocoPhillips Measurement Council

  • Completing all work in compliance with company and applicable environmental, regulatory and safety policies

  • Coordinating with Engineering and Operations to achieve established objectives and to minimize interruptions to operations

  • Being the site point of contact (SPOC) for the ConocoPhillips Editing Group

  • Supporting implementation of Health, Safety, & Environmental (HSE) Management System, SAP-PM and PS

  • Reviewing invoices and verifying billing, expenditures and cost-control on assigned projects

  • Training and/or auditing on ConocoPhillips policies and procedures

  • On a limited basis, provide onsite supervision and coordination of measurement testing of company owned meters and witnessing of third-party meters in the operations area

  • Operating a company-provided vehicle to perform job duties

  • Regulatory work including agency testing requirements, Change of Status, Tank & Meter Numbering for new facilities

  • Enforce all safety, environmental, and company policies and procedures outlined in the ConocoPhillips Management System



  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee

  • Current/valid driver's license

  • Currently reside or be willing to relocate within a 40-mile driving radius of Loving, NM

  • 1 years of experience with detailed routine calibrations, troubleshooting, repair, installation of electronic, and electrical/pneumatic equipment

  • 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 every single day

  • Work both in and out of a company-owned vehicle

  • Wear appropriate special safety equipment

  • Walk, bend, stoop, lift, push, and pull

  • Use hand tools to make minor repairs

  • Work weekends and be on call


  • Associate's degree/technical certification or higher in Instrumentation, Electronics, or Electrical Technology or foreign equivalent

  • 3 years of experience in the oil and gas industry

  • 1 years of experience working with AGA/API/GPA specifications in the installation and maintenance of meter stations

  • Proficient with Fisher ROC and Total Flow

  • Proficient (ability to perform the skill with limited assistance) with Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and SAP

  • Working knowledge of AGA–3 1985 &1992 Standards, API 14.3, and GPA 2166-86.

  • Required to follow ConocoPhillips Health, Safety Environment (HSE) procedures

  • Experience in performing system balance function

  • Experience in working with Field Data Management (FDM) System

  • Familiar with PD Meters

  • Familiar with Coriolis meters

  • Ability to utilize laptop PC and applicable software programs

  • Ability to prepare accurate and legible reports

  • Ability to follow verbal and/or written instructions

  • Ability to work in a proactive manner

  • Demonstrated Safety Leadership

  • Extensive planning & organizational skills

  • Effective oral & written communication skills

  • Team Building - Strong teammate; committed to safety, environmental and regulatory compliance

  • Delivers results through realistic planning to accomplish goals

  • Generates effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical

  • Listens actively and invites dialogue to gain a shared understanding, then influences and acts to drive

  • Takes ownership of actions and follows through on dedications by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable, and standing up for what is right

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of July 27, 2021.

Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a) (1). Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

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.


Job Function: Technicians and Technologists

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level

Line of Business: DELAWARE BASIN

Title: Measurement Technician- Delaware Basin

Veteran Spotlight

Becky Peavler


“One of the things I liked most about the Army was the camaraderie and ‘unit first’ aspect of Solider life. When I left the military, I had the opportunity to be a consultant and work with a variety of clients in the oil and gas industry. What drew me to ConocoPhillips was the culture of how they treated people. Even as a consult I knew the support I was providing was valued and I felt like part of the team. As an employee, I have traveled to most of our global office locations and experienced the same positive teamwork culture everywhere I have visited. Now as a leader in the company, I am empowered to reinforce our People and Teamwork pillars of our SPIRIT values.”

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