Operations / Production Engineer – Denver, CO

Operations / Production Engineer – Denver, CO

CSI Recruiting is working with a Denver-based E&P firm in their search for an experienced Operations / Production Engineer with 5-10 years of professional experience.  Our client is a privately-held E&P firm with excellent financial backing and built to post sizable profits in a high oil-price environment, and capitalize on acquisition and optimization opportunities in times of weak oil prices.

The office environment an excellent mix of youth and experience, and the founders and senior management view every position in the firm as key to the success of the organization.

The company is extremely well capitalized and poised to continue their steady growth initiatives.


The Operations / Production Engineer will be heavily involved in the design, development and execution of the operations and production program for one of the company’s  primary oil assets, either in the Permian Basin or the Rockies.

You will work closely with senior engineers and the Director of Engineering on the execution of the company’s growth strategy. The assets involved are all domestic, on-shore and oil-focused.


Operations / Production Engineer must have a minimum of 5 years working within an active E&P environment as an operations / production engineer.  The client is targeting an Operations / Production Engineer candidate with between 5-10 years total in the industry.

Experience working in a high-energy E&P environment is key, as is a confident approach to problem-solving.


For the right person with the right experience and approach to data utilization, joining this team of premium technical staff and managers will be a significant career-developing move.  The right Operations / Production Engineer candidate will gain leadership experience, have significant responsibilities and learn how the E&P business truly runs, from top to bottom.