WPX Energy, Inc. Lease Operator I in Carlsbad, New Mexico

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Lease Operator I






Lease Operator I – First Delivery Team

The First Delivery Lease Operator is responsible for the production and flowback field maintenance and run-time operations for recently completed wells.

  • Oversee and report production & flowback operations

  • Maintain minimum expenses for manpower and equipment, where possible, while also maintaining high safety and quality standards for production operations

  • Assist in the proper training of flowback and production personnel

  • Inspect, repair and maintain equipment and parts so that first delivery operations and production responsibilities are completed in a timely manner

  • Manage calls and problem solve issues from service providers requiring attention

  • Prepare and review information to ensure it is being communicated from the service provider to WPX in an accurate and detailed manner

  • Other duties or projects as assigned


Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED and six months of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

  • Must be self-motivated and an enthusiastic team player capable of completing tasks with some direction of others to meet sensitive deadlines and production goals

  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with employees, contractors and landowners


  • Experience with eVIN

WPX Energy Inc is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE including Disability/Veteran.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES WPX Energy does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruiting Agreement, WPX Energy will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fees. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, WPX Energy explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of WPX Energy.

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