ConocoPhillips Completions Supervisor - Multiple Locations in DICKINSON, North Dakota

Title: Completions Supervisor - Multiple Locations


Job Number: 00RV5

The Completions Supervisor will provide support for the Great Plains Business Unit (GPBU) OR the Gulf Coast Business Unit (GCBU).

Our Company

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 16 countries, $70 billion of total assets, and approximately 10,800 employees as of Dec. 31, 2018. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,242 MBOED in 2018, and preliminary proved reserves were 5.3 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2018.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, Collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.

Bakken Asset Overview

The Bakken is a large shale play located in the Willison Basin, which stretches across portions of eastern Montana and western North Dakota. The Bakken is one of the company’s three key growth areas within its Lower 48 business unit, with a development area covering approximately 630,000 net acres at the end of 2017. The company’s activities focus on unconventional tight oil play development and production in the most prolific portion of the basin. Operational and capital efficiencies continue to improve in the basin through the use of multi-well pad drilling, completion optimization, facility design changes and data analytics. In 2017, net production from the Bakken averaged 65 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day.

Eagle Ford Asset Overview

ConocoPhillips acreage is located in the sweet spot of the Eagle Ford tight oil trend, located in the Western Gulf Basin of South Texas. The company was one of the first to enter the play in 2009, and by year-end 2017 held approximately 210,000 net leasehold and mineral acres, primarily in DeWitt, Karnes and Live Oak counties. Since field inception, ConocoPhillips has produced more than 300 million barrels of oil equivalent from the field and continues to build the Eagle Ford into a legacy asset with production expected for years to come. In 2017, net production from the Eagle Ford averaged 133 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day, with about 80 percent of the production coming from liquids.

Permian Overview

ConocoPhillips and its heritage companies have operated in the Permian Basin for almost 100 years. Across New Mexico and Texas, the company holds conventional positions in the Northwest Shelf and Central Basin Platform, and an unconventional position in the Delaware Basin. At year-end 2017, the company held about 1 million net acres across the basin, with net production of 60 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day. ConocoPhillips is committed to being an innovative and environmentally-responsible operator, and the new technologies and practices that it is using in this area exemplify that.


The primary purpose of Completions Supervisor position is to oversee and directly supervise the safe and efficient implementation of completion activities for newly drilled wells associated with the company’s active work program in the Great Plains Business Unit’s (GPBU) unconventional resource plays OR the Gulf Coast Business Unit (GCBU).

Responsibilities may include:

  • Providing onsite management of field operations including fracturing, wire line, coiled tubing, snubbing and work over operations for horizontal wells ensuring that wells are completed in an efficient, technically competent, safe, cost effective and environmentally responsible manner

  • Implementing COPC health, safety and environmental policy through dedicated supervision and mentoring of contract personnel

  • Managing projects and timing to achieve asset goals, including planning and logistics for assigned completion activities from drilling rig release through hand-off to production operations

  • Working with Superintendents and Engineers to optimize safe and low-cost completion procedures for well operations

  • Identifying, evaluating, and selecting of qualified vendors

  • Having direct input and responsibility for cost control and ensuring operations stay within budget



  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

  • 5 years of experience in the upstream petroleum industry

  • Valid driver's license

  • Willing and able to travel to remote field locations and work under harsh weather conditions

  • Willing and able to travel 50% or more of the time

  • Willing to work a rotational work schedule

  • Valid Well Control certificate or ability to obtain Well Control certificate upon hire


  • 10 years of completions experience

  • Safety and regulatory training consistent with company standards

  • Dedication to protecting the health and safety of everyone involved COPC activities

  • Familiarity with SAP based accounting system

  • Strong leadership and communication skills complimented with openness to new ideas, leading by example, and the ability to take direction

  • Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and engineering applications software

  • Familiarity with a network of rig contractors and related service providers

  • Experience using WellView daily reporting system

  • Experience working in a multinational, multi-cultural environment

  • Experienced in simultaneous operations

  • Experience in horizontal multi-stage high rate stimulations using plug and perf and/or sleeve techniques

  • Experience working with rig assist and standalone snubbing units

  • Experience working with wireline and pressure control equipment for logging, setting packers, perforating etc.

  • Well-developed planning and organizing skills

  • Sound business discernment and a creative problem solver

  • Self-starter requiring little to no direct mentorship

  • Proven knowledge of completion equipment systems required for artificial lift, such as gas-lift, rod pumps and ESP's

  • Coil tubing intervention experience in high pressure wells

  • Takes ownership of actions and follows through on dedications by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable, and standing up for what is right

  • Delivers results through realistic planning to accomplish goals

  • Generates effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical

  • Listens actively and invites dialogue to gain a shared understanding, then influences and acts to drive performance and achieve

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of February 21, 2019.

Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a) (1). Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Job Function: Drilling & Completions

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor


Title: Completions Supervisor - Multiple Locations