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Facilities Engineer – oil/gas

Posted on: October 24th, 2019 | Engineering, Oil / Gas | Bakersfield, CA

Facilities Engineer

Position Summary

The Facilities Engineer assists in economic evaluations, engineering studies, and capital projects covering a wide range of scale and complexity. The Facilities Engineer will serve as a task leader under direct supervision and guidance from more experienced engineers and management. The incumbent will perform operations surveillance duties, seeking to identify process improvement opportunities.

Key Accountabilities

  • Scopes, design, budge, and implement a wide variety of oilfield surface facility projects, including cogeneration
  • Works directly with operations and production to identify potential facility/infrastructure improvement opportunities.
  • Acts as a point of contact (POC) for Construction Technical Representatives (CTR’s) providing clarity and technical support as
  • Coordinate with regulatory department to ensure projects have the necessary permits as required by local, state, and federal
  • Provides tactical engineering support to operations as
  • Seeks additional classes and/or certifications within area of specialty that could enhance work knowledge and
  • Works within established policies and procedures to meet set schedules and system or program requirements.
  • Assists in developing recommendations for moderately complex
  • Participates in field training and other on-the-job learning opportunities for further development and refinement.
  • Complies with all the Company’s Safety and Environmental policies, practices and programs. Takes corrective action within training limitations. Escalates as
  • Participates in and adheres to all training programs designed to enhance EH&S knowledge and safety standards.
  • Collaborates with both the operational and EH&S team to effectively meet area and departmental EH&S
  • Performs other duties as

Education, Certificates, Licenses

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • California Registered Professional Engineer


  • Complexity and scope generally involves knowledge and skills acquired through up to 6 years of prior relevant work experience in development, estimating, project management, engineering, and construction of Oil and Gas facilities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


  • Work independently and collaboratively within a team environment to produce
  • Positive attitude and support for company culture and
  • Time management and prioritization skills
  • Strong computer
  • Solid communication skills, both verbally and in
  • Efficiently manage multiple, competing
  • Ability to think analytically and solve complex Required:
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to interpret codes, regulations, and


  • Strong business acumen and demonstrated understanding of project
  • Basic understanding of operating
  • Cross disciplinary knowledge/experience (civil, structural, electrical, instrumentation, and controls)
  • Experience with:
    • Steam generation equipment and steam distribution/metering systems
    • Water treating facilities (filtration, SAC, WAC softening systems)
    • Oil dehydration processes and equipment
    • Complex fluid transport systems (piping networks, multi-phase flow, pumps, compressors, etc.)
    • Sour gas treating systems
    • Thermal diatomite operations
    • Process control systems design
    • SCADA systems, including advanced trending

Work Environment

  • Primarily office work environment in Bakersfield, California, with time spent at locations as
  • Primarily office work environment
  • Routine work involves common office activities during a typical 9-hour day such as standing, sitting, walking, typing, and twisting as necessary
  • May be required to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds

$100,000.00 to 137,500.00 base. It is a full-time, benefit position with 20% STI (annual cash bonus) and 20% LTI


For immediate and confidential consideration please contact Jackie Flesher or Jill Nunes, ProSearch Services – 661-377-2300 OR jflesher@prosearchservices.com, jnunes@prosearchservices.com


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