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Engineer Facilities II

Date: May 24, 2021

Location: Midland, TX, US, 79705

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview

Apache Corporation, founded in 1954, is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. With operations in the United States, Egypt and the United Kingdom (North Sea), the company has a presence in domestic and international basins.  Apache is proud of its portfolio that includes exploration in conventional, unconventional, onshore and offshore operating areas.


At Apache, there is a world of opportunity. With a history of using sound financial practices and an abundant inventory of near-term and future development projects, the company is admired across the industry for its ability to navigate in a rapidly changing world. Apache succeeds in recognizing opportunity and acting quickly. The growth of the company comes from the coordinated efforts of its diverse and accomplished workforce.


  • Our VISION is to be the premier exploration and production company, contributing to global progress by helping meet the world's energy needs.
  • Our MISSION is to grow in an innovative, safe, environmentally responsible and profitable manner for the long-term benefit of our stakeholders.
  • Our STRATEGY is to take a differentiated approach to the exploration and production of cost-advantaged hydrocarbons through innovation, technology, optimization, continuous improvement and relentless focus on costs to deliver top-tier, long-term returns.


Apache is proud to have been named a Top Workplace in Houston and is one of the world’s most admired companies by Fortune. Our global team is brought together by a shared sense of ownership, team of teams approach and the knowledge that best answers win.

Apache believes in a culture that encourages everyone to bring their unique perspective and background to work every day and to know that their voice is valued and respected.

Apache provides a challenging and rewarding work environment, supported by a premier total compensation package that includes competitive base salaries and benefits along with performance-driven incentives.

For additional information about Apache, please visit:

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Commitment to Sustainability
Apache Reports and Filings 

Position Description & Duties:

Facilities Engineer II for Apache Corporation will be a member of Apache’s Facilities Engineering Team at the company’s Midland, TX office reporting to the Director, Facilities Engineering & Construction, USON & ALTM.

This role will be primarily responsible for the following:

  • Design / Operations support experience for upstream surface production facilities including flowlines, pipelines, manifolds, tank batteries, compressor stations, water disposal facilities, separation facilities, storage, sales and other processing facilities
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, expand, and repair existing production facilities to maintain existing production and for utilization in new development opportunities
  • Project planning, management, and tracking for the safe execution of projects within scope, cost, schedule and performance expectations
  • Develop design basis memos, project management plans, cost estimates, scopes of work and construction RFQs in a variety of field development plans
  • Work closely with Apache project engineers, operations and production personnel as well as third party inspectors and contractors
  • Provide operations team and field inputs to project studies/assessments to ensure compliance with codes, standards and regulations
  • Ensure company EHS compliance and participate in related Design reviews, HAZOP, and Site Safety assessments
  • Facilities engineering management of the MOC system for existing facilities
  • Participate in brown field tie-ins, well hookups and constructability studies focus to minimize production impact and shut downs maintaining facility integrity and company EHS compliance
  • Focal Point in facilities / operations project interface meetings
  • Develop procedures and manage activities of commissioning and startup
  • Self-starting team player, capable of working to tight deadlines and keeping within specified approved budgets
  • Based in the Midland Field office and travel to the field to support projects and operations

Preferred & Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering or a related engineering discipline
  • 1 to 3 years of work experience in facilities engineering design and construction of onshore oil and gas production facilities
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines while making technically and economically sound recommendations 
  • A commitment to safety and the environment in engineering design considerations and recommendations
  • Effective verbal and written communication within a team environment
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and direction
  • Knowledge and experience with upstream oil and gas operations and construction 
  • Experience with industry codes and standards
  • Proficiency with hydraulic modeling programs and experience with oil, gas, water system design and analysis
  • Experience in creating and reviewing P&IDs, piping plans and plot plans for upstream oil and gas facilities
  • Ability to represent the company with vendors, engineering firms, contractors, inspectors and other technical staff 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software


Core Values & Leadership Attributes

The successful candidate will lead by example through the embodiment of, and by embracing, Apache's Core Values and Leadership Attributes:

  • Core Values:
    • Expect top performance & innovation;
    • Seek relentless improvements in all facets;
    • Invest in our greatest asset, our people;
    • Foster a contrarian spirit;
    • Drive to succeed with a sense of urgency;
    • Safety is not negotiable & will not be compromised;
    • Conduct our business with honesty & integrity;
    • Treat our stakeholders with respect & dignity; and
    • We derive benefit from the earth & take our environmental responsibility seriously.
  • Leadership Attributes:
    • Responsible irreverence;
    • Focus on team accomplishments over personal gain;
    • Decisive, invested, committed;
    • Safety is not negotiable & will not be comprised;
    • Fire in the belly;
    • Lead by example, be an ambassador for Apache’s values;
    • Sees the big picture, translates into action;
    • Sound judgement and emotional maturity;
    • Best answers win;
    • Working managers; and
    • Effective communicators.

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.


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