Production Technician Job in Carlsbad, United States

at Marathon Oil
Location Carlsbad, United States
Date Posted March 15, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent




Basic Information:

Position Title: Production Technician-

Org: Permian Operations

Supervisor:- Production Superintendent

Location: Carlsbad, NM

Vacancies: 1



Marathon Oil Corporation is an independent energy company engaged in exploration and production in the US as well as internationally and has a leasehold position in the Delaware Basin in Southeastern NM. The Company holds acreage in Lea, Eddy and Chaves Counties.


Seeking an energetic, highly motivated, self-driven, detail oriented individual to fill the Production Technician role based out of the Carlsbad, NM office. This position is responsible for the overall coordination of downhole well activities, along with monitoring all aspects of pattern performance. Works collaboratively to maximize production, from every wellbore through thorough review analysis and action, while controlling cost, and minimizing downtime in a safe, clean and responsible manner.- This position will also require some after hour call outs and weekend duties.

Maximize production from every wellbore in the asset
Monitor and analyze daily well performance, utilizing Lowis, Scada, Wellview and Spotfire
Program and assist the troubleshooting of RTU-s
Collect failure data and make artificial lift recommendations
Assist with well repair procedures
Witness artificial lift equipment teardowns as necessary
Reliability and maintenance of artificial lift systems
Prepare and participate in failure analysis meetings
Attend weekly staff meetings and lead technical projects to completion as necessary
Assist in artificial lift installs and start-ups and Trouble shooting.
Pursue new technology and applications associated with well optimization
Assist/Cross train with other departments as required
Provide training/instruction on software/ALS when necessary
Assist in work over operations, (willing to be well control certified)
Liaison between production engineers and operators/field personnel
Mentor new hires and fellow co-workers in a professional manner
Gather fluid levels, assist operators in troubleshooting production losses
Share findings with co-workers in and outside of the asset



Minimum Requirements:

Education:-High School Diploma or Equivalent.-

Experience: 3+ years industry related, preferred

Computer Skills: Lowis, Rodstar, Spotfire, Wellview, Evin, Echometer, Microsoft Office products

Other Skills: Must possess excellent communication, teamwork, planning and organizational skills

Travel: <5%     - Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether-you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you-need to succeed. Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law. If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals. Posting Notes:

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