Flare Technician

Devon Energy

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At Devon, we will offer you a career full of energy and unmatched opportunities to solve today’s greatest challenges. Innovation, creative problem-solving and positive change happen when people step out of their comfort zone and think differently. Our values, workplace practices, wellness programs, benefits and compensation are aimed at helping employees manage their unique personal life and care for their families so they can focus on contributing to the fullest.



The Flare Operator performs preventative maintenance and repairs operating flares in the field. The role will use production data to perform preventative maintenance prior to repairs being needed and will also work to fix flares as quickly and efficiently as possible if repairs are needed.



High School diploma or equivalent



Requires a minimum of 1 years of related experience



  • Proficiently repair operating flares.
  • Use production data (cygnet) to be able to prevent repairs.
  • Develop a working knowledge of relevant air emissions regulations.
  • Properly document findings and repairs in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements
  • Coordinate follow-up repair and maintenance work for flares requiring larger scale corrections
  • Transfer findings, corrective actions, and best practices to operations and engineering
  • Utilize phone/Ipad apps to enter inspection data for reporting



  • Oil and Gas Industry Experience Preferred
  • Mechanical Maintenance Experienced Preferred
  • Practice safe work habits at all times
  • Demonstrate commitment to Devon Attributes
  • Intermediate level computer skills
  • Strong data quality and accuracy skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work extended hours
  • Must be comfortable/able operating and working in manlift.

Devon Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Devon Talent Acquisition Team at Diversity@dvn.com

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