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Operations Manager

3S Services is looking for a Operations Manager to supervise all production operations in South Texas, to monitor the producing wells, maximize production from these wells, and maintain efficient production costs. The selected candidate will uphold high safety standards, supervise and direct surface and subsurface maintenance, and facilitate continuous improvement in all facets of field operations.

Key Experience: 

  • Experience managing/leading multiple operational leaders (supervisors & foremen)
  • History of leading at least 25 direct reports performing multiple operations activities – maintenance, well ops, measurement, instrumentation, etc.
  • Experience communicating effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, land owners and visitors
  • Experience monitoring all operated producing wells
  • Experience developing annual LOE budget and goals, monitoring performance and implementing changes when necessary
  • Experience building and designing new facilities
  • Experience in project planning and estimating
  • Experience maintaining effective scheduling and cost control within assigned field functions
  • Experience reviewing and assessing scope of authorized work and continually monitor job progress
  • Ability to delegate tasks

Responsibilities: 

  • Daily interaction with field personnel, engineers, managers, gas control and HSE personnel
  • Monitor daily activities of field personnel to achieve maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Monitor workovers, rod jobs, wireline operations, production testing and other activities as necessary
  • Lead root-cause failure analysis and incident investigations and implement corrective actions
  • Perform Job Risk Analysis for out of norm work scopes
  • Provide data and reports as required, including formal studies and evaluations, planning work, preparing schematics and other various administrative functions such as status reports, equipment evaluations or scope of work for outside contractors
  • Review project status reports and direct the resolution of operational and maintenance problems to ensure efficient spending and operations
  • Adjust work schedules, assignments, asset allocation, etc. to maintain efficient operations

Requirements:

  • 20+ years in supervisory experience in an Oil & Gas field environment
  • Competency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe.
  • Possess good organizational skills and self-motivated.
  • As stated earlier, duties associated with this position are subject to change, candidates need to be adaptable and willing to accomplish additional tasks should they arise.
  • High school education or equivalent is preferred.
  • A valid Driver’s License is required.
  • Qualified to work in the US.

3S Services, LLC offers competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays along with a benefits package including health, dental, vision, and life insurance.

3S Services, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. 3S Services, LLC does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.

2017 Scholarship Application

3S Services Scholarship Award

Applicants for the 3S Scholarship should submit completed packets to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   no later than June 15, 2017.

A total of three $1,500 scholarships will be awarded this calendar year.

 

Eligibility:

A high school senior or graduate who is enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited, two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational/technical school.

GPA requirement: 3.0 or better

Essay:

“Describe the pros and cons of oil production in the United States versus overseas. Consider potential income, job development, and the decreased reliance on foreign oil.”

Max 1,000 words OR LESS.

Proof of Community Service Hours and/or Academic/Recreational involvement

Applications must be received by email no later than June 15, 2017.

Applicants may only apply for the 3S Services Scholarship ONCE.

3S Gives Back Scholarship Application

Completed Packet Submitted By Email Should Include:

  • A copy of your most recent transcript.
  • Essay:  “Describe the pros and cons of oil production in the United States versus overseas. Consider potential income, job development, and the decreased reliance on foreign oil.”  Max 1,000 words OR LESS.
  • Proof of Community Service Hours and/or Academic/Recreational involvement. (achievement letters or awards, recognition in school newsletter or local media, etc)
  • Include any additional awards or accomplishments that you feel we might be interested in.
  • The name of college, university, or vocational/technical school you plan to attend. 

Lease Operator/ Pumper

The Lease Operator is responsible for monitoring and reporting on production and other pertinent well information and provides maintenance on production equipment. The position applies basic and some advanced skills to perform routine and complex operations using tools and equipment appropriate for the energy industry. Applies a general understanding of the technical concepts, practices, and procedures, and has a general knowledge of industry standards and government regulations related to the oil and gas industry.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Gauge production on assigned wells and report gauge readings, downtime, along with pertinent well information to district office.
  • Perform lease maintenance such as minor surface pump and production equipment repairs and adjustments; trim weeds, clean up trash, etc.; grease pumping units, service lease equipment, etc.
  • Seek ways to reduce direct lease operating expenses by noting problems and/or recommending courses of actions to supervisors.
  • Assist in witnessing meter calibrations; monitor rates and pressures on injection and disposal wells; make necessary adjustments; monitor chemical use; and test safety systems daily to maximize daily production.
  • Perform work in a manner that ensures the secure and environmentally safe operation of all wells and leases for which the pumper is responsible.
  • Must be self-motivated, strong ethics, ability to work with minimum supervision, have reliable attendance and demonstrate flexible cooperative behavior in the workplace.

Qualification Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Meet and maintain eligibility requirements to drive a company vehicle.
  • Pass a background check and Pre-Employment Requirements.
  • Preferred 2yrs General Working knowledge of safe oil and gas production operations.
  • Active interest in gaining knowledge of engineering principles and an understanding of subsurface and surface equipment and operations.
  • Ability to perform simple mathematic calculations, have a good mechanical aptitude, good writing skills and a good safety and driving record.
  • Dependable and have ability to work overtime, if necessary.
  • Must be able to work in the United States without the assistance of sponsorship.

3S Services, LLC offers competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays along with a benefits package including health, dental, vision, and life insurance.

3S Services, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. 3S Services, LLC does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.