Production Foreman (Rig Supervison)

Field Operations Tioga, North Dakota

Essential Duties/Responsibilities       

  • Advanced practical understanding of well repair procedures and the ability to understand and properly react to unforeseen well problems
  • For rods, pumps, tubing, and casing
  • Ability to supervise multiple employees and third party contractors on the completion of wells and repair work on wells
  • Supervise Production Techs on their wells analysis maintenance and downhole problems
  • Good knowledge of proper well control and proper safety procedures and practices
  • Working knowledge of fishing procedures and tools
  • Knowledge of wireline procedure SL and EL
  • Good understanding of artificial rod pumping and downhole pumps
  • Understanding of dynamometer and fluid level analysis
  • Ability to understand and implement company invoicing codes and approvals
  • Oildex software
  • Ability to generate reports and tallies
  • Wellview software
  • Knowledge of gas lift and ESP artificial systems, sucker rod lift systems, flowing wells, and capillary strings
  • Ability to recommend changes in production operations based upon operational knowledge
  • Confer with Production Superintendent and Production Engineers for implementation


  • Possess leadership and reporting skills
  • Demonstrates good communication skills and the ability to develop relationships with employees and other third party contractors
  • Demonstrates literacy, numeracy, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Takes pride in personal appearance and the appearance of their location, equipment and vehicles
  • Demonstrates conflict-management skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Minimum Qualifications
  • High School Diploma, general education degree (GED), or equivalent combination of education and a minimum of 8 years related experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment and random alcohol and drug screening
  • Ability to pass a fit test
  • Current BOP certification with work over, coiled tubing, slickline and electric line
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to stoop, stand, walk, pull, carry instruments, and climb stairs and ladders for extended period of time
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work overhead for extended periods of time
  • Ability to perform fine manipulations with hands and fingers
  • Capable of driving distances of 150 miles or more per day during all types of weather conditions
  • Ability to one arm carry up to 25lbs. without assistance
  • Regular bending, crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges
  • Must be able to exert up to 50lbs. of force occasionally and up to 20lbs. frequently to move or manipulate objects
  • Ability to work significant amounts of time as required in completing job responsibilities
  • Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in field, hazardous Chemicals, and Hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate
  • safety measures are required