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  • Job reference: RMS0148366

Production Supervisor

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: San Antonio
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 29/09/2014
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The Company:
My client, a large operating company, is seeking an experienced Production Supervisor. This position will play a critical role in the operation of the Company’s Eagle Ford Shale Asset, where the Company holds substantial net acreage and is executing aggressive growth and development plans.

The Role:

•The Kenedy, TX-based Production Supervisor role will guide production related aspects in the core area of the Company’s Eagle Ford asset base. Direct reports of this position include field operators, field administrators, production technicians, as well as managing relationships with third party contractors.

•This role will be responsible for guiding the local team and ensuring strong working relationships with other Eagle-Ford business groups to plan and implement well remediation activities, arrange maintenance activities, and support the SCADA and site security process on existing facilities.

•Excellent communication with construction personnel is essential. The Production Supervisor position will work with governmental agencies to comply with state and local regulations and local land owners to maintain Company’s reputation as a Safe, Clean and Responsible operator.


•Lead, supervise, and provide direction for all employees and contractors working within the area of responsibility. Manage contractor usage to achieve safe and cost-effective operations.

•Continue to drive the Safety Culture and ensure safe and environmentally responsible work practices by clearly communicating and living HES values, proactively managing contract labor force, ensuring timely completion of and participating in field audits and inspections. Be a proactive participant and leader in the Company BBS, GPS assessments and auditing programs, and ensure timely investigation and effective corrective actions are implemented on incidents/near misses to prevent recurrence. Ensure that all Company and contract employees remain in compliance with safety and environmental rules and regulations.

•Strive to produce all wells at optimum rates. Manage operating expenses for the area. Seek new and innovative production enhancement opportunities. Once changes are identified, quickly implement them.

•Ensure operating and regulatory compliance procedures are followed (and lead development of new procedures as required) by Company and contract personnel in order to maximize the value and efficiency of existing operation.

•Work closely with Construction and Maintenance personnel to prioritize the maintenance of existing infrastructure (facilities & pipelines). Goal is to ensure safe, clean, responsible overall operations to support the successful business model.

•Plan and coordinate future operational events. Communicate the plans and results to team members and management.

•Work closely with engineers and field operators to frequently review production. Participate in periodic detailed production review meetings with operating personnel. Positively interact with office and field personnel in a manner that creates an atmosphere of creativity, cooperation, and attention to the safety of all personnel, the environment and company assets.

•Maintain good working relationships to help ensure that the Company lives its values with key stakeholders, including contract companies, regulatory agencies and members of the public.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

•HS Diploma or Equivalent
•5 years’ experience in well operations (gas lift, plunger lift, pumping units) and workover/well intervention.
•Previous supervisor experience in onshore oil & gas production operations and field optimization highly preferred.
•Microsoft Office products, SAP, Management of Change system, TOW
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