ConocoPhillips Measurement Technician / Specialist - Delaware Basin in ORLA, Texas

Title: Measurement Technician / Specialist - Delaware Basin


Job Number: 00RHM

Our Company

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 17 countries, $90 billion of total assets, and approximately 13,300 employees as of Dec. 31, 2016. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,567 MBOED in 2016, and proved reserves were 6.4 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2016.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.


The Delaware Measurement Specialist position is responsible for ensuring that contract obligations and lease agreements are complied with regards to metering, testing, calibration and sampling in accordance with ConocoPhillips Measurement Policies and Procedures and performs most of his/her responsibilities at the central tank battery locations and associated well sites.

The person selected for this role must currently reside or is willing to relocate within a 40 mile driving radius of Loving, NM.

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's 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

  • Adhere to all Safety, Environmental, and company policies and procedures outlined in the ConocoPhillips Management System



  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

  • Valid drivers license

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

  • Willingness and ability to perform/comply with following:

  • To work in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions

  • To work in several different geographic locations each day

  • To work both in and out of a company-owned vehicle

  • To wear appropriate special safety equipment

  • To walk, bend, stoop, lift, push, and pull

  • To use hand tools to make minor repairs

  • To work weekends and be on call


  • 3 years of experience in the oil and gas industry

  • Associate's or Technical degree in Instrumentation, Electronics, or Electrical Technology

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

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

  • Proficient with Fisher ROC and Total Flow

  • Familiar with PD Meters

  • Familiar with Coriolis meters

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

  • Demonstrated Safety Leadership

  • Extensive knowledge of ConocoPhillips Health, Safety Environment (HSE) procedures

  • Experience in performing system balance function

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

  • Extensive planning & organizational skills

  • Effective oral & written communication skills

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

  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner

  • Team Building - Strong team player; must be committed to safety, environmental and regulatory compliance

  • Ability to utilize laptop PC and applicable software programs

  • Ability to prepare accurate and legible reports

  • Ability to follow verbal and/or written instructions

  • 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

In order 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 October 18, 2018 .

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: Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level


Title: Measurement Technician / Specialist - Delaware Basin