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Project & Engineering Lead

Job Summary
Perform activities necessary to manage the development and execution of a broad range of midstream facility projects including high pressure transmission pipeline, compression, storage, gathering and processing.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Senior planning and design manager for midstream, including gathering pipe, central facilities, central compression, and connections to sales/outlet
  • Support construction, commissioning and start-up aspects of all projects
  • Work integrally with XOG development, production and facility teams to accommodate master development plans and connect with well/pad facilities
  • Lead with 3rd party midstream and/or equity backed companies on design, implementation of all joint midstream projects
  • Assist with commercial terms and negotiations, provide technical input to midstream commercial team
  • Manage projects to deliver on-schedule, on cost and ensure exceptional first year and beyond operating efficiency
  • Robust facility designs, incorporating standards and process safety components required for asset integrity, at highest value and least optimal cost.
  • Maximize product recovery value to XOG in facility and midstream designs
  • Apply new technologies to designs to add value and/or improve safety and compliance
  • Meet all compliance requirements (e.g., air permits, USR applications, landowner agreements, etc.)
  • Keeper of central water disposal and recycling plan, ensuring adequate volume takeaway, central recycling as warranted

Required Skills/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related area; PE preferred
  • Minimum 7-10 years’ experience managing midstream facility and pipeline projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage competing deadlines
  • Previous DJ Basin experience preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Frequent visits to field (~40%)
  • Works in office setting approximately 60% of the time
  • May be exposed to and be able to drive in adverse weather conditions including snow, rain, ice, wind, heat, flooding, etc.
  • Use of computer equipment on a regular basis
  • May be exposed to high level noise and high pressure natural gas and/or fluids

Notice to Third-Party Agencies
Extraction Oil & Gas does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement and approved engagement request, Extraction Oil & Gas explicitly deserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.