Mgr Operations Support

Occidental Petroleum

Mgr Operations Support00033678



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 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. Our greatest asset has been, and will continue to be, our people. We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Operations Support Manager for our Onshore Resources & Carbon Management, Production Operations organization.

This position will be located in Houston, TX. The Operations Support Manager will work with our assets to develop and maintain systematic processes for complete and accurate CMMS records. 


Asset Management – Develop and Maintain systematic processes for complete and accurate CMMS Location and asset record representation

Conduct CMMS data extraction and analysis on asset failures. Reporting and communication of failure trends to key personnel with business unit production sites

Development and execution of preventive maintenance and work management strategy programs, application training and support in CMMS

Development and execution of reporting tools which utilize the CMMS database

Develop and Schedule Regulatory Compliance Program and Activities

Provide management and support to CMMS technical team responsible for database administration user training and program implementation

Continuous Improvement of Maximo CMMS Utilization




20+ years of relevant experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in technical discipline (Engineering discipline preferred)

Working knowledge of project management skills

Experience working in organizations with multi-discipline staffs.

Demonstrated understanding of required business processes and regulatory requirements common to oil and gas with an appreciation of how those requirements change across regions.

Knowledge of surface operations within oil and gas industry.

Demonstrated strong leadership skills managing multi-disciplined teams.

o   Strong communication and networking skills with ability to influence without direct authority.

o   Integrity

o   Ability to build effective teams.

o   Ability to manage conflict (internal and external)

o   Demonstrated quality decision-making ability.

Drive for results, sense of accountability for both personal and team performance.

Demonstrated creativity in problem solving and ability to implement new ideas.

Forward thinking – Ability to see impacts of decisions made today on potential future business plans

Ability to develop adequate metrics to ensure team success. 


This position is not eligible for relocation.

Occidental does not offer sponsorship of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions for this role.

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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Primary Location

  United States-Texas-Houston





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