Facility Operators

Job Role:

  • Deliver safe, efficient operation of central facilities through to export
  • Demonstrate a culture of safety excellence, actively participating in JSAs and complying with all safety policies and procedures
  • Support high up-time of facilities through diligent equipment surveillance, routine walkarounds and quickly escalating operational issues to Operations Foremen
  • Provide safe isolation / drain / purge / vent and LOTO for routine maintenance and minor modifications
  • Control work on location including checking in vendors, reviewing JSAs, and ensuring suitable controls are in place for essential hazardous activities
  • Implement site improvement initiatives including optimization of operating parameters, cycling equipment, etc
  • Monitor facilities for weeps / seeps, open ends, damage, corrosion, etc to actively prevent spills and loss of containment
  • Support routine maintenance activities, including changeout of filters, stroking automated valves, purging / draining control lines, etc
  • Daily handovers with opposite shift and daily reporting to Operations Foremen
  • Front line troubleshooting of system alarms to restore plant to safe and stable operations as quickly as possible
  • Lead facility emergency response during an incident

Preferred Background:

  • Minimum 5 years in facility operations role
  • Good understanding of upstream oil & gas facility operations and working knowledge of typical equipment
  • Experience with PLC and SCADA interfaces for monitoring facility equipment, alarms and trending key parameters
  • Experience in basic troubleshooting of pumps, pneumatic control valves and VRUs
  • Ability to read Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams and Cause & Effect Diagrams to support understanding of facility design


  • Hourly position; 14-14 rotation
  • Reports to Operations Foremen
  • Work location: Field locations near Barstow, TX
  • Point Energy’s assets include over 60 producing wells with an active development program bringing ~24 wells online per year

Qualified candidates may send resumes to: hr@pointep.com