Operations Manager - Upstream/Midstream Oil & Gas Odessa/Midland
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Operations Manager- Overview
The Operations Manager will provide leadership and oversight to drilling operations, yards and facilities for their assigned area. In this role, the Operations Manager will be focused on setting expectations and managing performance of the Drilling Superintendents and their assigned rigs. This will include selecting and developing a talented workforce, effectively engaging and meeting expectations of internal and external customers, partnership with various support group functions, implementing strategies that align with the company objectives and striving to deliver operational excellence and a safe work environment.
The successful candidate will: set high standards of performance for themselves and others; be professional in written, verbal and personal actions in any situation; seek new knowledge and experiences; have an analytical mindset that can utilize factual data to develop creative and business-oriented solutions; be self- aware and adjust accordingly to different environments and audiences.
This role performs under general direction of the Vice President of Operations.
The role you will play: Operations Manager
Plans and directs all aspects of the policies, practices, and procedures that affect drilling operations. Key focus areas include safety, quality, performance, profitability, compliance, equipment, people management and process improvement to achieve sustainable growth Designs, develops, supports, implements and drives strategies to maximize performance and achieve company objectives Utilize business acumen to align strategy, goals and objectives to the overall mission and vision of the organization Responsible for managing internal and external customer expectations and increasing revenue and profitability for the region Partner with the Marketing Department to agree and fully understand the contract requirements for each rig, to communicate those requirements to the organization and ensure contract execution and performance Directly responsible to identify, lead, manage, and develop Superintendents to Company standards and to ensure the same level of development is cascaded throughout the organization Ensure Superintendents build and develop positive relationships with internal and external customers Promptly address and resolve concerns and disputes among team members and customers with the goal of building a stronger, more cohesive work group Provide leadership and management to foster a safe and effective working atmosphere Collaborate with cross functional teams and staff from all levels of the organization to deliver results Promote a diverse and inclusive work environment where employees of all backgrounds feel included and their contributions are valued Provide strategic oversight and management of equipment and asset integrity within the assigned area to include product lifecycle management, maintenance, inventory, critical spares and security Accountable for all relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for PTEN+ and other metrics such as EBITA, TRIR, NPT, Daily Rig Margin, Repair and Maintenance costs and employee related metrics Oversee onsite rig inspections and follow-up reviews to ensure a safe work environment, proper maintenance of equipment and machinery, and effective employee engagement Oversee incident investigations and ensure appropriate corrective actions are completed and implemented based upon findings Collaborate with Supply Chain to develop appropriate sourcing, procurement and logistics strategies to ensure delivery of supplies, equipment, materials and services for rigs, yards and shops Responsible for validating that accounting has accurate and timely information for billing and payables Maintain and demonstrate integrity and accountability in reporting and all facets of the business Make sound and timely decisions to maximize performance, promote a safe work environment and attain operational excellence
Background Requirements: Operations Manager 7+ years of operational experience working for a drilling contractor or closely related services 5+ years of experience in a management / leadership position 3 + years of experience managing drilling operations in a region or area (preferred) Must currently reside within a 2-hour driving distance to the area office Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering or related field (preferred) Eligible to drive Company or personal vehicle for Company purposes including ability to meet requirements of Company’s Vehicle Use Agreement and Driving Policy Drill pipe management (preferred) Business / Financial acumen training (preferred) IADC’s accredited WellSharp – Supervisor level course (preferred) Think strategically and translate concepts into action plans and track results. Build engaging relationships at all levels in the organization as well as with customers and effectively influence decisions. Manage and confront challenging situations, make difficult decisions and deliver uncomfortable messages with professionalism. Motivate individuals and teams by cascading the company vision and purpose and drive alignment through clear and consistent communications across regions and functional groups. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team, prioritizing tasks with many distractions, and managing multiple tasks and projects simultaneously to meet challenging deadlines. Ability to utilize basic math calculations and formulas with an understanding of order of operations. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English in both one-on-one and group settings with employees, customers and third parties at all levels. Proficient computer skills to include MS Office Suite and other business systems such as Oracle, Pason and the internal Management System, as well as use of smart phones, laptops and tablets. Thorough and extensive knowledge of drilling rig operations and equipment
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