SWD Operator

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 Produced Water Operator position is necessary to meet the BU SWD reliability, ensure flow assurance for the production group and continue the self-performed troubleshooting efforts in lieu of hiring third party contractors.


High school diploma or equivalent


Requires a minimum of 2 years of related Oil and Gas industry experience and or 2 years of SWD Operation experience. 


• Always demonstrate and promote safe and ethical behavior.

• Possess the right and obligation to stop work if unsafe conditions exist or are suspected.
• Understand and apply all Devon Energy policies and ensure others comply with these policies.
• Maintain regulatory compliance.

• Work with state regulators to perform required well test.
• Demonstrate basic mechanical knowledge and process flow of SWD facility.
• Perform operational checks of assigned SWD facilities and wells.

• Responsible for entering daily volumes into ProdView.
• Conduct production test and perform minor repairs.
• Understand the Lock Out Tag Out process and be able to demonstrate. 

• General lease site upkeep (fences, signs, weeds, trash).
• Responsible for troubleshooting field equipment issues, including but not limited to SWD Facilities, PW Pipeline Operation.
• Assist in filling gaps outside of assigned area when needed including but not limited to coverage over weekends, holidays, and vacation relief.

• Capable of safely climbing stairs, ladders, fixed to various equipment during production and drilling operations.


• Oil and gas industry experience preferred

• Practice safe work habits at all times
• Demonstrate commitment to Devon Attributes
• Basic computer skills

• Commitment to safety and environmental stewardship
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Communication across multiple disciplines within Devon Energy

• Build relationships with other teams to foster a one team work environment.
• Able to work within a team environment.
• Able to travel and work extended hours.

• Position requires operation of Devon Energy vehicles. Incumbent must maintain a clean driving record and adhere to Devon Energy policies.          
• Live in or be willing to relocate to the local operating area as required by Devon Energy.


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

To apply for this job please visit careers.devonenergy.com.