GOM – Offshore Marine Team Leader

Occidental Petroleum

GOM – Offshore Marine Team Leader00033489



Oxy is an international energy company with assets primarily in the United States, the Middle East and North Africa. We are one of the largest oil and gas producers in the U.S., including a leading producer in the Permian and DJ basins, and offshore Gulf of Mexico. Our midstream and marketing segment provides flow assurance and maximizes the value of our oil and gas. Our chemical subsidiary OxyChem manufactures the building blocks for life-enhancing products. Our Oxy Low Carbon Ventures subsidiary is advancing leading-edge technologies and business solutions that economically grow our business while reducing emissions. We are committed to using our global leadership in carbon management to advance a lower-carbon world. Visit oxy.com for more information.

Occidental strives to attract and retain talented employees by investing in their professional development and providing rewarding opportunities for personal growth. Our goal is to meet the highest employer standards by ensuring the health and safety of our employees, protecting the environment and positively impacting our communities where we do business.    

The GOM – Offshore Marine Team Lead will be part of the GOM Ops Marco Polo Ops 3 Department and will support the Gulf of Mexico Business Unit in managing both short and long term planning as well as in controlling program execution while ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures. This will be done by working closely with the Assets, Plants and Operational Support groups to gather, analyze and reconcile all necessary data to allow execution of these plans.     

  • Support the roll-out, training, and implementation of policies and procedures with Continuous Process and Safety Improvement in mind

  • Identify operational improvements and work through to implementation, including clearly communicating responsibilities for all relevant personnel

  • Report any issues impacting process safety, personnel safety, and environmental conditions

  • Assist with all regulatory required testing, inspections, procedures, and completion of all required paperwork

  • Responsible for Issuing / Performing / Authorization Authority within the PTW system for keeping the worksite safe and clean, and ensuring all isolations are performed using the stated isolation procedures

  • Utilize Emergency and Operating Procedures and all relevant regulations; be aware of and adhere to such regulations so as to develop a safe and efficient working environment

  • Provide technical support and mentoring as needed
  • Perform Offshore Installation Manager (OIM) duties in the event the absence of the OIM




  • High School Diploma or GED
  • THUET, T-2 Certificate, OIM License

  • Advanced Fire Fighting, Lifeboatman, Fast Rescue Craft, First Aid / CPR, Helicopter Landing Officer, Barge Supervisor, Major Emergency Management

  • At least 5 years of experience working on a GOM Oxy platform

  • Experience in working rotational and shift patterns (14/14 days on/off and 12-hour shifts)

  • In depth knowledge of the responsibilities of an Issuing / Performing / Authorization Authority within the PTW system for keeping the worksite safe and clean, and ensuring all isolations are performed using the stated isolation procedures

  • Knowledgeable and capable of interpreting Process and Instrument Drawings (P&IDs)
  • Proven team player capable of working across discipline and company lines

  • The above stated Job Description and Responsibilities are not exhaustive. At times, when operational demands necessitate, a Team Lead may be required to carry out tasks not specified herein but for which the Team Lead will have been suitably trained.

Occidental is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, political preference, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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  Production Ops

Primary Location

  United States-Louisiana-GOM-Marco Polo





To apply for this job please visit oxy.taleo.net.