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Occidental Petroleum Fieldman-Midstream Operations (WES) in Platteville, Colorado

Title: Fieldman-Midstream Operations (WES) Location: United States-Colorado-Platteville Other Locations:


Job Summary

This position is located in Anadarko’s Rockies Region as a member of the DJ Basin Midstream Compression Team in Platteville, CO.


• Adhere to and enforce all applicable company, state, and federal safety and environmental regulations

• Conduct dew point testing, maintenance and monitoring of glycol dehydration systems

• Execute start up, shut down and operating procedures for compressors, dehydration units, electric motors, fans, pumps, instrumentation, valves and alarms

• Perform minor maintenance on compressors, engines, pumps, controls, piping and valves

• Compile daily production reports including downtime, abnormal gas volumes, condensation and unaccountable losses

• Communicate with operations supervisors, field, plant and maintenance employees, clerical staff, producers, operators, landowners and contractors

• Perform or assist in performing construction and pipeline repairs and installation

• Perform on-call and call out duties to maintain system integrity, acceptable facility run time and emergency response after regular business hours which may require carrying a communication device


• Minimum of 0-2 years of experience on oil and gas production facilities preferred

• A basic understanding of oil and gas operations, and working knowledge of natural gas process equipment is considered a significant plus

• Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook

• Mature, professional and self-initiating individual who will deliver strong customer appreciation

• Ability to safely lift and move heavy objects

• Must be able to work outdoors in extreme temperatures

• Strong time management and mechanical skills required

• Ability to learn on the fly

• Ability to work effectively in a team-focused environment

• Strong written and verbal communication skills


High school diploma or equivalent required.


Candidate must possess a valid driver's license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle.


This position may be eligible for domestic relocation.

Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 - 10%.

Work Schedule:

Work schedule will be determined by the area in which the candidate is assigned. Must be willing to work a rotating schedule if required (8 on / 6 off) which would require 10 hour shifts. Weekends, callouts and overtime may be required.

Occidental is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status