Back to job search

Field Service Specialist III

Orla, Texas, United States


Posted: 3/31/2023

Ref: BH-229491

A major oil and gas operator is looking for a Field Service Specialist III to support operations in Orla, TX on a 14 on, 7 off schedule working 10-12 hr days. This is a 12-month contract opportunity with the potential for extension. 

Key components of this role are supporting a manufacturing business mindset with periodic quality assurance or verifications of business processes including safety, understanding and driving non-desired outcomes (defects and variability) out of the operating model, and collaborating across teams to drive improvement into the business though fundamental changes in operating practices. The physical demands are frequent: standing, walking, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, and repetitive foot, leg, hand, arm, shoulder, and torso movements. In addition, there are periodic demands of: operating power equipment, sitting at desk, utilizing computers and phones and occasionally lifting or moving up to 50lbs.

The ideal candidate will:
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with remote staff on problems that may be encountered using phone, video or virtual assist technology
  • Analytical prowess to leverage data and available resources to resolve key issues that arise every single day in the field.
  • Full cycle understanding of oil and gas operating systems from reservoir to sales line.
  • Seek out opportunities to increase capability and capacity
  • Proven ability to learn or conduct basic failure analysis
  • Experience using data to drive decision-making
  • High level of aptitude and interest with new technology
Preferred skills and behaviors:
  • Experience in oil and gas or other manufacturing/industrial business
  • Understanding of oil and gas industry
  • Capability to troubleshoot and repair industry components such as level controllers, displacment valves, switches, controls, pumps, vessels, and flare systems
  • Artificial lift knowledge regarding gas lift compression, ESP’s, Rod Pump
  • Comfortable working with high pressure systems up to 3,000psig
  • Growth mindset: Proven ability to learn and adapt quickly
  • Extraordinary listening and social skills along with upbeat, naturally inquisitive, and confidence-instilling approach both remotely and in person.
  • Adaptable to changes in the work environment, handling challenging demands, and taking care of frequent changes, delays or unexpected events

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

Apply now