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Area Operations Manger (Utica and Marcellus)

Jacobsburg, Ohio
Job Type
1 Oct 2021
Company Summary Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) is a growth-oriented, publicly traded master limited partnership focused on developing, owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets that are strategically located in the core producing areas of unconventional resource basins, primarily shale formations, in the continental United States. Our assets comprise over 3,200 miles of pipeline which enable us to provide natural gas, crude oil and produced water gathering services pursuant to primarily long-term and fee-based gathering and processing agreements with our customers and counterparties across the continental United States. Summit Midstream is proudly committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. Work Sponsorship: Summit Midstream will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the Company receiving satisfactory results from a pre-employment drug screening, a criminal background check, and reference checks and your satisfaction of all other applicable fitness for duty requirements. Summary: The Area Operations Manager is responsible for the supervision of staff that maintain and work with compressors, high- and low-pressure systems, metering and associated equipment. In addition, this position will manage the overall operations of compressor stations and natural gas plants. This includes startup activities to include training staff in the safe and efficient operation of the plant. Principle Duties & Responsibilities: * Supervise and provide direction to employees within a geographic territory of pipeline and plant facilities consistent with Company and governmental requirements * Establish and measure work group goals and performance * Responsible for adhering to operating expense budget and small capital projects budget * Assure the work group has the resources and information to make informed decisions regarding day to day operation of the facilities in compliance with all company and regulatory requirements * Serve as the first line of management for customers, landowners and the public interactions. Assure any issues identified by these groups are conveyed to senior management and/or address them locally * Enforce company policies and procedures and ensure operations are within prescribed guidelines * Conduct personnel reviews, oversee the career planning and employee development for those employees in the work group * Assist in the hiring efforts of employees in to the operational area * Work with departments such as operations, compression, and measurement personnel to troubleshoot any problems that originate at the field level * Work independently with little supervision Education & Experience: * High school diploma or equivalent * 8 years of experience preferred * Various compressor packages and pipeline knowledge preferred * Prior experience with natural gas, or associated plants preferred Knowledge Skills & Abilities: * Strong working knowledge of natural gas assets is a must * Strong ability to interact with Land Owners and Customers * Effective organizational and problem-solving skills * Ability to communicate clearly and professionally via phone, email and personal * Excellent organizational skills and ability to follow through on assigned tasks * Possess a positive attitude and professional demeanor Physical Demands and Working Conditions: * Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally, carry, push, and pull or otherwise move objects * Able to bend and stoop for filing * Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time * Able to view computer terminals for long periods of time * Manual dexterity for operating computer and office equipment, etc. * Must be reliable and able to work in all weather conditions * Must be able to pass a drug screening test as well as a background check * Must possess a valid drivers license with a good driving record * Work is performed in an office environment and/or field environment * Available to travel in and out of state Notice Summit Midstream Partners will not pay a fee of any kind to any third party agency without a valid Summit Midstream Partners Master Service Agreement (MSA) authorized and signed by Human Resources. Any resume, application or other form of candidate submission to any employee of Summit Midstream Partners, without a valid MSA on file, will be considered property of Summit Midstream Partners and no fee will be paid. Are you ready to join a fast-packed, growth oriented midstream company, then apply today! Not yet ready to apply? Thats okay! Learn more about us on LinkedIn * No phone calls or email, please.* No Agency Calls and /or submissions will be accepted

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  • Job Reference: 386582763-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Summit Midstream Partners, LLC
  • Location: Jacobsburg, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Mining / Oil / Gas
  • Job Type: Permanent