Well Site Manager

Occidental Petroleum

Well Site Manager00033461



Occidental is an international energy company with assets primarily in the United States, Middle East and North Africa. We are one of the largest oil 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. 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 Well Site Manager in our US Onshore Resources & Carbon Management (ORCM), Midland Basin Business Unit based in Midland, Texas.


The Workover & Completions Specialist will supervise our workover operations that include well workovers, wireline/slickline operations, P&A/TA, coil tubing  operations and any other field operations that are required.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Operations Superintendent and Engineering on well work operations

  • Supervise and assist Workover Superintendent on all field engineering operations

  • Responsible for reviewing and approving invoices

  • Recommend and implement any cost control opportunities

  • Work closely with the Field Operations Team on projects and day to day operational matters

  • Communicate with all stakeholders openly and honestly

  • Manage wellsite contractors

  • Work with regulatory department

  • Develop synergies and shared responsibilities

  • Supervise contract crews as required

  • Report any and all spills/drips or safety hazards or concerns

  • Learn and train others associated with job duties

  • Location preparation and coordination for well work operations.



Required Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Competencies:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of wellsite operations

  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft office suite)

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations is required

  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization



High School diploma or GED required, with a preference for Associates Degree, trade school, or applicable professional certification.



Valid driver’s license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle is required.


Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel required for this position is 10-25%.

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Oxy does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruiting process. We will never: 

  • Ask you to pay for applications, interviews, meetings, processing, training or for any other fees

  • Use recruiting or placement agencies that charge candidates an advance fee of any kind or

  • Request personal information such as passport and bank account details at an early stage of our recruitment process.

We recommend against responding to unsolicited business propositions or offers from people you don’t know. Do not disclose your personal or financial details. If you believe you have been the victim of a recruiting scam, please contact your local police department.



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.




Primary Location

  United States-Texas-Midland





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