NorthWestern Energy Engineer (Petroleum Preferred) in Havre, Montana
Engineer (Petroleum Preferred)
11-Oct-2021 to 25-Oct-2021 (MST)
Havre, MT, USA
Regular Full Time
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INTERNAL/EXTERNAL POSTING: JOB REQUISITION #3434
POSTING DATES: October 11, 2021 through October 25, 2021
Engineer (Petroleum Preferred)
6-9 ($57,200 to $123,000)
SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION
The Engineer will provide oversight, guidance, and technical support in the operation and maintenance of gas production and storage wells in the Battle Creek, Box Elder, and Bear Paw Basin fields. Major focus of the position is the optimization of gas production using downhole improvements and artificial lift systems. The Engineer will also be involved in a variety of areas including system and field operations, design engineering of surface facilities, measurement and regulation, construction, maintenance and gas processing. The Engineer will work with other departments within the company such as environmental, accounting, land department, and regulatory. The primary work location is in and around the Havre Gas Production area of operations in Havre Montana
DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics
Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives
Oversight of the operation and maintenance of low and high pressure natural gas production and storage wells, surface facilities, compressors, dehydration equipment, and related gas measurement.
Provide engineering design, support, training and troubleshooting related to oil and gas wells and facilities.
Perform economic evaluations, develop budget items and evaluate new products and services.
Maintain Risk Models for storage wells, abandonments, and workovers
Provide on-site technical assistance as needed
Focus on the evaluation and optimization of the down hole performance of the wells
Ensure compliance with all environmental regulations, EPA, DEQ or NWE.
Supervision of field operations personnel
Engineer will perform all of the above in accordance with all OSHA, DOT and NorthWestern Energy safety rules, policies, and procedures
Engineer will be responsible for budgeting capital and expense items and over sight of projects to insure the projects meet company standards, budgets and time schedules.
Supervise projects and oversee contract and field operation crews
Perform computer related functions such as engineering analysis, drawing, spreadsheets, and database compilations
Compile and write technical reports
Nature of the job requires the ability to respond to call outs, therefore the engineer is required to live within 30 minutes of the Havre gas department office
Travel up to 30% and extended hours may be required
Requires lifting up to 35 pounds and various other physical activities in a variety of weather extremes and occasional exposure to various field hazards and chemicals
Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record
Possess strong interpersonal communication skills
Bachelor's degree in Engineering required (Mechanical, Civil, Petroleum, Chemical) Petroleum Preferred
Demonstrated knowledge through experience or training in the operation and maintenance of gas compressors, wells, dehydration equipment, and all related equipment required
Demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills required to supervise field operations
Strong organizational and time management skills
Possess a valid Driver's License and a clean driving record
Demonstrate a self-motivated attitude and be able to handle multiple conflicting tasks and assignments
When considering applicants for this position, the selection process will take into consideration the needs of NorthWestern, including such factors as reorganization requirements, diversity opportunities, relocation requirements, employee development and job succession. If any of the preceding language conflicts with the applicable bargaining unit agreements, the bargaining unit agreement will prevail.
External applicants should apply online at http://www.northwesternenergy.com. Internal applicants should apply online at iConnect. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 1-800-245-6977, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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