Field Operator II in Carlsbad, NM at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 7/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary

With about 67,500 miles of pipeline, our field operators keep our extensive systems flowing and connect hundreds of wells to our gathering system. Our operators monitor the integrity and compression flows of our system.


Minimize downtime and provide producers with excellent support. Daily duties are various including line locating, pigging, pipeline maintenance, compressor maintenance/shut downs, electrical maintenance and resolving problems in a timely manner.

What You Will Be Responsible For

Responsible for the operation and maintenance of a gathering system area (including compressor stations) to minimize downtime, provide producers with the lowest possible gathering system pressures and timely response to producer complaints

Coordinates system shutdowns (new connects, leak repairs, etc.), line pressure maintenance (pigging, balling, drip removal) and lock out/tag out

Responsible for starting/stopping compressors, equipment checks, preventive maintenance on engines, and certain repairs to engines and engine compressors

Performs minor electrical/instrumentation maintenance and repair


•         High school degree or GED

•         Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record

•         Must be willing to work overtime and handle call-outs.

•         Currently live, or be willing to relocate, to within 35 miles of the reporting location. Must have a reliable means of contact for call-out purposes.

•         Two (2) years previous experience with compressor station operation and maintenance

•         Mechanical aptitude

Primary Location:  US-NM-Carlsbad
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  Jun 7, 2019, 1:33:39 PM