Route Operator


Production Supervisor


Field Operations


Pawnee, TX

Company & Culture

Headquartered in Houston, TX, Ensign Natural Resources is an exploration & production company expanding through asset acquisitions and development in the Eagle Ford Basin. Ensign believes in making disciplined investments, applying effective technology, and focusing on continuous improvement.

At Ensign, attitudes and behaviors that support our culture matter. Employees are expected to foster a culture of personal responsibility, courage and good judgement while pursuing excellence in all efforts through passion, determination, and continuous improvement.

Major Responsibilities

• Relief for Recovery Operator, when needed
• Onsite field pollution inspections
• Enter work request for maintenance work when needed
• Execute tasks as directed by the IOC Operator
• Ensure Safe Work practices are followed by all personnel on company property including contractors
• Thoroughly understand and maintain compliance with all Company, State, and Federal guidelines
• Act as onsite company rep to oversee contractor work
• Up line all incidents and Near misses to supervisor in a timely manner
• Complete route inspections and optimization of all wells assigned by IOC
• Utilize IOC to communicate break in work identified while on route
• Adjust production equipment to optimize production
• Learn, follow, and participate in all Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) policies always
• Know and use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times
• Exercise stop work authority in the event of unsafe conditions or situations
• Perform any other job duties assigned by IOC or Supervisor
• Work schedule: 5 days worked followed by 2 days off; call out duty is required

Education, Experience & Skills

• High school diploma or equivalent
• Prior operator experience required (prior applicable experience will determine job level of candidate selected)
• Must have a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record
• Strong ability to understand and adhere to processes
• Must be able to promote cooperation and work effectively as part of a team
• Basic math skills including the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals

Physical Work Conditions

• Required to travel to field locations
• Must be able to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
• Must be able to lift/move up to 50 pounds on regular basis, and occasionally lift/ move up to 100 pounds
• Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, and color vision
• Must be able to deal with wet and/or humid conditions and extreme heat/cold
• Work environment may include moving mechanical parts, fumes, toxic chemicals, airborne particles and moderate to loud noise, requiring consistent use of appropriate PPE

Ensign offers competitive salary, cash bonus and equity plans. The Company also offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical/dental/vision plans, company paid life and disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan contribution matching with 100% immediate vesting, paid vacation, sick time, and much more.

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