Senior Facilities Engineer – Durango, CO

Facilities Engineer – Durango, CO

CSI Recruiting is working with a growing upstream E&P company with a focus on assets in Southwest Colorado that is seeking to hire an experienced Senior Facilities Engineer to live and work in the Durango, Colorado area.
Our client is an oil & gas operator in the Greater Aneth Oil Field, the 86th largest oil field in the U. S. by proven reserves as ranked by the US Energy Information Administration and one of the largest CO 2 EOR projects in the U.S. Rocky Mountains.
This position provides surveillance and management of oil & gas facilities, plans, builds, optimizes and troubleshoots of all the facility aspects, optimizing various activities to assure producing properties operate at a maximum economic rate and comply with governmental and contractual requirements.
Qualified candidates must have a related Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (petroleum preferred) with 10 years Oil & Gas experience and a minimum 6 years experience providing technical facilities engineering support to oil & gas facilities in a comparable position.
Knowledge and experience must include:
• Design of well-site and centralized production facilities with the goal of optimizing well productivity, reservoir performance and improving reliability, especially in corrosive and high CO2 environments
• Technical skills in facility design, P&ID’s, process safety, equipment/line sizing
• Technical skills in design and engineering of production facilities, pipeline systems, VRU’s, water transfer, compression, dehydration and other gas handling, and other oil/gas processing equipment.
• Design and construction of CO2 facilities is desired
• Experience providing estimates for AFE process and tracking actual facility/pipeline/compression costs
• Project management skills required
• Contracting and job site management to ensure projects are constructed in a safe, timely and cost efficient manner and in compliance with Company and industry standards
• Proven leadership in safe operating practices and ensures compliance with Safety & Regulatory requirements as well as ASME, API, DOT, and OSHA best practices, monitoring emissions to ensure compliance while maximizing production This position must also meet the following work requirements:
• Ability to perform all duties in accordance with OSHA and company EHS compliance standards
• Work in all weather conditions and be able to move quickly, reach, squat, bend, climb and lift up to 50 lbs.
• Position requires driving; must have a valid driver’s license and pass a driving background check