WPX Energy, Inc. Facilities Engineer in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Facilities Engineer






The Permian team is looking for a Facilities Engineer who will perform engineering duties related to the design, implementation, optimization and troubleshooting of: production facilities, crude oil tank batteries, salt water disposal facilities, gas and

liquid gathering systems, compressor stations, pump stations, hydraulic modeling of gas and liquid pipelines and other product/processing related infrastructure and facilities. This position will also perform feasibility studies, forecasts and calculations

pertaining to budgets, costs, required materials and plan designs using engineering principles. The Facilities Engineer will have direct responsibility and accountability for projects from inception to completion with moderate supervision. This position will

provide technical facility and infrastructure support to Production Operations, Crude Marketing, Gas Management and HSE.

This position may require travel up to 25% of the time and potentially more during specific projects.



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering

  • At least 4 years of relevant experience; Permian Basin experience, preferred

  • Experience with software that simulates compression, basic processing, and gathering systems for oil, gas, and water

  • Experience with infrastructure modeling, preferred

  • Experience in preparing project budgets and tracking costs and schedules to completion

  • Knowledge of pipeline and air regulations

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and changing priorities

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong project management skills

WPX Energy Inc is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE including Disability/Veteran.

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