Chevron Corporation Well Site Representative in Calgary, Alberta

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 55,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.

Chevron Canada Resources (Upstream) has been active in Canada for more than 75 years. Since our arrival in Alberta in 1938, our company has established a proud legacy of exploration success, innovation and growth. And throughout this time, we have continued to support the communities where we live and work. As a result, we look optimistically to the future, as we pursue our vision to grow our core assets profitably and position Chevron for new legacy assets in frontier regions and emerging unconventional resource plays.

Chevron Canada Resources is targeting natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Duvernay shale formation in west-central Alberta, where the company holds approximately 330,000 net acres of exploration leases. In 2011, the company commenced a multi-well exploration program on these leases to assess reservoir performance and confirm proof of concept for production from this prospective wet shale gas play. Chevron Canada has been encouraged by the reservoir data and production performance achieved to date and is currently advancing an appraisal program to evaluate the potential for full-field commercial development.

Chevron Canada Resources is seeking a Well Site Representative to join the Canadian Business Unit (CBU) and Field Completions Operations team. This position is intended as a rotational 14/14 schedule to the Field Based Operations, however, the corporate headquarter is based in Calgary, AB and will report to the Completions Superintendent. The successful candidate will act as the Chevron delegate or one of several delegates at the well site.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • on-site new completion / workover programs reviews & Risk Assessment participation,

  • execution of an “approved” well completion or workover plan and/or program,

  • maintaining full safety and compliance of the operational activities performed,

  • the application and display of Chevron Way Leadership principles and behaviors in every day work approach and manner.

General Information:

  • Typically the on-site work shift requirement is 12 hours per day.

  • Typically run 24 hr operations + based on schedule rotation, night shift work is also involved.

Chevron is accepting on-line applications for the position of Well Site Representative through Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Responsibilities for this field based, well site supervision , position may include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring the well plan is executed in the safest, most cost effective and environmentally responsible manner and meets all Value Based Well Objectives.

  • Reviewing approved engineered completions or workover program, plus, ERP prior to starting the operation(s).

  • Verifying all permits are in place & the proper AER notifications are in place prior to starting the operation(s).

  • Ensuring work is executed as per the approved engineered well completion or well workover programs.

  • Actively participate in all pre-job safety and procedure meetings + share the Tenets of Operations and emphasize the importance of Stop Work Authority with the workforce on site.

  • Ensuring Chevron’s Managing Safe Work and Permit to Work systems, plus the contractor’s JSA systems, are being followed and executed correctly.

  • Ensuring all incidents and near misses are reported, plus, participates in incident investigations / RCA as required.

  • Visually inspects the site location multiple times per day to identify potential hazards, plus, actively work with the service providers addressing operational and/or HSE gaps, concerns, issues to a satisfactory closure.

  • Actively monitor work crew (s) , their on site work activities and equipment performance.

  • Manage SIMOPS and concurrent operations, on location, as required.

  • Oversee critical, non-routine or high risk operations, plus, witness those critical activities (i.e.: picking up lubricator & perforating guns, correlating guns on depth, perforating gun activation, ball load & drop, CT milling / TCP operations, snubbing operations, hydraulic fracturing operations and fishing operations) as required.

  • Optimize well site costs including direct related rental costs.

  • Ensure only approved vendors are used in all well site activities.

  • Input and maintain complete, accurate and detailed records, in Wellview , including daily operations, cost estimates, personnel on location, performance data and wellbore diagrams. Proficiency in WellView is important.

  • Sharing best practices and lessons learned with the programming engineers for future implementation.

  • Ensure detailed handover notes are provided to the WSR relief, including well control handover information to meet Chevron WellSafe requirements.

Qualifications:

  • Recognized Technical Diploma, such as RET/CET, is preferred or Grade 12 and equivalent experience.

  • If a technical diploma, 10+ years of field based upstream well completion and workover operations w/ well site supervision experience, otherwise, 15+ years of field based upstream completion and workover operations w/ well site supervision experience.

  • Experience in Duvernay HZ shale plays and multiwell pad hydraulic fracturing shale operations using Plug and Perf, Ball drop & Sleeve and CT frac operations is most desirable and applicable for this position.

  • Demonstrated experience in site supervision of multi-well pad new well completions and workover operations, is important.

  • Strong communication, organizational and analytical skills are important.

  • Demonstrated ability to apply new technology.

  • Committed to behavioral based safety programs, ensuring incident and injury free working conditions and managing safe work for safety critical operations.

  • Ability to effectively organize and execute tasks for multiple stakeholders with overlapping and conflicting timelines.

  • Holds a strong drive, inspiring commitment and trust, while articulating a clear vision of success, to our onsite workforce and business partners, to achieve set performance targets and Chevron Operational Excellence (OE) goals.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must have ability to work with all levels of the organization and outside the company such as service contractors and business partners.

  • Proven ability to analyze and understand complex situations quickly and develop practical, appropriate solutions to resolve high impact people/business/process issues.

  • Must be flexible and able to adapt to changing work priorities and deliver high quality, accurate work with multiple deadlines.

  • Must have a demonstrated ability to work congenially, collaboratively and productively in a team environment, both supporting other team members and contributing to the effectiveness, the performance and reliability of the team.

  • Candidate must be willing and able to travel to field operation sites; this position is intended to be a rotational 14 / 14 schedule. Being flexible to adapt to changes in the rotational schedule would also be an asset.

  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.