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Job Description:

  • 1) Directs activities of workers in engineering department of petroleum production or pipeline company and advises management on engineering problems: Apportions work among engineering staff according to specialized training.

  • 2) Reviews engineering designs for neatness and accuracy.

  • 3) Directs engineering personnel in formulating plans, designs, cost estimates, and specifications for oil field or pipeline construction, maintenance, and modernization programs.

  • 4) Supervises engineering office workers computing operating budgets, compiling reports, and conducting special investigations and studies to evaluate efficiency of engineering programs.

  • 5) May apply knowledge of petroleum engineering to coordinate work of engineers engaged in solving problems concerned with environment.

  • 6) May be designated according to engineering department supervised as Chief Engineer, Drilling And Recovery; Chief Engineer, Pipeline; Chief Engineer, Production; Chief, Reservoir Engineering.




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DOT:   010.167-010

Job Number: 1781