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Measurement Tech

Cimarex Energy
Carlsbad, NM
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
About Coterra Energy
Coterra Energy Inc. was formed in October 2021 as the result of a merger between Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation and Cimarex Energy. By merging, the two legacy companies have created one entity full of talented people with decades of experience in the energy industry. Our team is passionate about delivering reliable energy to all and achieving environmental excellence while doing so. We embrace innovation and technology and encourage an atmosphere of open dialogue between employees and leadership. This is just the beginning for Coterra. We’re preparing for the future by expanding our teams across the country. Open positions span across all areas of the business, and we encourage you to visit our website to learn more about Coterra and the opportunities available.

Meter Technician
Commensurate with experience, incumbents in this position are responsible for executing and supporting measurement projects, and maintenance on operations systems, including installations, meter testing, calibrations, collections and troubleshooting. Works closely with field operations personnel to ensure accurate operations and reporting of metering and/or measurement equipment.
The following represents the majority of the duties performed by the position, but is not meant to be all-inclusive nor prevent other duties from being assigned when necessary. Employees are expected to comply with all regulatory, environmental and safety rules and standards, as well as corporate policies.
• Documents, records and corrects audit findings 
•  Resolves measurement differences with production of oil and gas 
•  Installs and calibrates meter stations 
•  Conducts root cause failure analysis 
•  Troubleshoots and repairs (when possible) mechanical, automation, and electrical oil/gas measurement equipment, including but not limited to orifice meters, mass flow meters, water meters 
•  Ensures BLM guidelines are followed and maintains strong working relationship with agency 
•  Coordinates and communicates efforts with internal regulatory team 
•  Responds to “call outs” as required 
•  Complies with all regulatory, environmental and safety rules and standards, as well as company policies 
•  Other duties as assigned by leadership
• Understanding of LACT units, Tank Gauging, Run Tickets, 
•  Understanding of oil and gas production equipment 
•  Understanding of On Shore Orders 4,5,and 6 Federal Regulatory requirements 
•  Understanding of API MPMS Measurement Standards 
•  Must be a self-motivated and a team player with ability to adapt in fast paced environment 
•  Strong verbal and written communications skills 
•  Proficiency with Microsoft Office

Education Requirements
Education Level
High School or GED
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
Years of Experience
Years of Experience Range
1-2 years
Minimum of 2 years oil and gas measurement experience required
Work is typically performed outdoors. Exposure to conditions, such as extreme heat or cold is likely. Incumbents in this position must be able to physically and legally operate company vehicles and equipment. Employees must be able to perform work which requires walking, standing, sitting, bending, stooping, heavy lifting, and climbing, including steps and vertical ladders. Personal protective equipment, including, but not limited to head protection, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety shoes and flame resistant clothing is required. Safety rules including OSHA requirements are strictly enforced. Employees must be willing to travel and work extended hours on short notice.

Travel Requirements
This position requires a valid state issued driver’s license, and employees must pass an initial drug and alcohol screening at hire. Required to travel between field sites to perform daily tasks.

Coterra Energy Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Cimarex Energy


Carlsbad, NM



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