Facilities Engineer


Oklahoma City, OK, US

Category:  Engineering

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The Facilities Engineer provides design, implementation and management for moderately complex oil, gas, and water surface facilities and pipelines.  Works with a broad group of facilities engineers, production staff, and EHS staff.

Bachelor's degree in Engineering
Requires a minimum of  five years of experience as a Facilities Engineer and related experience in production, plant, pipeline & facility design, construction and operations.
• Develop designs and drawings for area specific production facilities to assure compliance with government regulations (local, state/province, federal, etc.) and maximum flow efficiency and hydrocarbon recovery
• Evaluate compression and pipeline design, capacity, and performance.
• Communicate best practices on facilities throughout the business unit and company
• Troubleshoot mechanical failure of production equipment

• Work in conjunction with safety, environmental and field operations personnel to optimize well site safety and environmental performance

• Participate in Pre-Startup reviews for new facilities

• Evaluate and coordinate MOC’s to facilitate safe, efficient, and compliant changes throughout the field.

• Good understanding of industry standards such as API 520/521, API 2000, API 12F, ASME B-31.3/31.8
• Use modeling software such as HYSYS and PROMAX
• Design and develop detailed cost estimates and construction timing for facilities.  Serve as the project manager on construction of the facilities while working in conjunction with Devon field staff
• In conjunction with EHS, evaluate, design and modify controls to abate air emissions and maximize hydrocarbon recoveries with improved efficiencies
• Possess the commitment to stop work if an unsafe condition exists
• Upstream oil and gas industry experience preferred
• Practice safe work habits at all times
• Demonstrate commitment to Devon Values
• Knowledge in state/province and federal regulatory laws and regulations 
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Creative individual, capable of analyzing and solving problems. 
• Able to work independently
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to effectively work within a multi disciplinary team to achieve project related goals
• Efficient time management and the ability to concurrently handle multiple projects 
• Intermediate Level computer skills
• Ability to travel to field locations

Devon Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Devon Talent Acquisition Team at Diversity@dvn.com

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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