NextEra Energy Sr Production Engineer in Houston, Texas

Sr Production Engineer

Date:Sep 15, 2017

Primary Location:Houston, TX, US, 77002

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 12743

Trinity Operating is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas from onshore properties within the U.S.

Position Specific Description This position is part of the Gas Infrastructure team. NextEra Energy is the largest utility consumer in the United States of natural gas to generate electricity; in 2014, we used 736 Bcf of natural gas. The economics of natural gas are critical to nearly every one of the company’s businesses. NextEra Energy began investing in shale gas production in 2008, and today has more than $1 billion deployed in several shales around the country.

In addition the requirements below it is preferred that the Production Engineer have experience with South Texas,Workover Design and Supervision, Artificial Lift Design, and Facilities Design & Construction.

Job Overview This job provides technical, engineering, and operational support for our operated focus areas. Employees in this role are responsible for daily engineering and production activities with an emphasis on job quality, safety, and cost associated with all production activities.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Pursues and implements new methods and ideas to enhance production, increase operational efficiencies, and decrease expenses on operated properties
  • Monitors daily well performance and optimizes compressor operations
  • Provides technical leadership for field staff
  • Promotes, communicates, and commits to the Company safety and environmental program
  • Assists with management of safe/environmental field operations
  • Ensures all government procedures, rules, regulations, and forms are followed and complete
  • Works with other departments to help ensure overall business coordination
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s - Engineering

  • Experience: 5+ years Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Engineering Organization: Trinity Operating, LLC. (0060) Location: Houston, Texas Other Work Locations: Texas Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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Nearest Major Market:Houston