ConocoPhillips Eagle Ford MSO/Stabilizer Operator in KENEDY, Texas

Title: Eagle Ford MSO/Stabilizer Operator


Job Number: 00RR5

Our Company

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 17 countries, $69 billion of total assets, and approximately 11,200 employees as of June 30, 2018. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,216 MBOED for the six months ended June 30, 2018, and proved reserves were 5.0 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2017.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Following all COP HSE, OSHA and PSM rules

  • Ensuring safe and efficient operation of all condensate stabilizing facilities. Monitoring the operation of stabilizer and equipment to ensure the most efficient operation

  • Work hours for this position are a twelve-hour rotating shift. This position will occasionally require overtime during facility turnarounds, facility upsets, start-ups or when the work load demands require it

  • Loading and unloading condensate and NGL trucks, running all condensate samples (i.e. copper strips for corrosiveness, BS&W shake out, Reid vapor pressure test etc.). Operation of oil stabilizer trains, vapor recovery unit, fuel fired boilers, condensate unloading pumps, condensate transfer pumps and positive displacement pipeline pumps and LACT units for delivery to 3rd party pipeline pumps

  • Interfacing with I&E in optimization of plant instrumentation controls

  • Responsible for trouble-shooting operations problems, housekeeping and record keeping

  • Building strong teamwork with all groups within the Eagle Ford Operations and 3rd Party truck hauling partners

  • Inspecting tanks and attached piping components for leaks or unusual conditions and taking corrective action

  • Accessing remote locations to check rotating equipment maintain normal operating levels, pressures and flow on separation equipment, making adjustments to automatic and manual controls

  • Gauging tanks for sale or transfer of crude oil and water

  • Maintaining chemical injection rates

  • Monitoring and optimizing stabilizer runtime and costs within area of control

  • Operating a company-provided utility vehicle to perform job duties

  • Selected candidate will be required to satisfy process safety management requirements through training and review. The Stabilizer Plant has a control system that will be monitored locally and remotely



  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

  • 3 years experience in the oil and gas industry

  • Intermediate level of technical knowledge about all types of plant processes, equipment and systems

  • Willingness and ability to perform/comply with following:

  • Working in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions

  • Working in several different geographic locations each day

  • Working both in and out of a company-owned utility vehicle

  • Wearing appropriate special safety equipment

  • Climbing heights up to 24 feet to gauge tanks

  • Walking, bending, stooping and lifting


  • Associate's degree in Process Technology or Process Technology trade certification

  • Possess a strong understanding of, fractionation principles and practices

  • Possess a basic understanding of gas and liquid measurement and product drying and sweetening

  • Technical Expertise - Basic knowledge of mechanics and instrumentation within a plant

  • Business Expertise - Possess familiarity with COP practices

  • Team Building - Strong team player; must be committed to safety, environmental and regulatory compliance

  • Ability to utilize laptop PC and applicable software programs

  • Ability to prepare accurate and legible reports

  • Ability to react to visual and aural signals, alarms, and instructions

  • Ability to follow verbal and/or written instructions

  • Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable, and standing up for what is right

  • Generates effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical

  • Listens actively and invites dialogue to gain a shared understanding, then influences and acts to drive

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of March 19, 2019 .

Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a) (1). Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Job Function: Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level


Title: Eagle Ford MSO/Stabilizer Operator