PL Control Room Manager

Hilcorp Energy   •  

Anchorage, AK

Industry: Energy & Utilities


11 - 15 years

Posted 59 days ago

This job is no longer available.


  • Managing 24/7 control room operators and operations of pipeline assets .
  • Managing control room compliance with respect to PHMSA and State regulatory requirements.
  • Managing pipeline leak detection and inventory control systems and processes.
  • Managing shipper receipt and delivery volumes, line fills and LAUF.
  • Managing the development and application of practices and procedures to ensure safe, reliable, and efficient pipeline operations including Supervisory Control and Data Acquisitions (SCADA) and associated hardware support and communications needed to ensure continued real time monitoring of the pipeline.
  • Oversee work schedules, ensure coverage and perform ongoing reviews and management of pipeline control personnel.
  • Managing required control room staff training, training curriculum and staff development.
  • Acknowledges, responds to, and initiates corrections/action to process alarms.
  • Communicates and works closely with company field operators, shippers and connecting pipelines for daily operation of the pipeline systems.
  • Manage control room work permit process.
  • Manage company line locate personnel.
  • Ensure pipeline product movements meet shipper needs and work to resolve any issues that may arise.
  • Coordinate maintenance outages with field operations, transportation and storage services, third party entities and commercial operations and manages the overall operation and maintenance of the control center.
  • Conducts and/or coordinates ongoing maintenance and general housekeeping of the control room.
  • Monitors to ensure that logs of meter readings, test results, and adjustments made are maintained.
  • Adheres to the company’s values – integrity, ownership, urgency, alignment and innovation.
  • Supports company vision and mission.
  • Adheres to established work schedule, attendance standards and is punctual to work and meetings.Anchorage based position with 40hr work schedule. Ability to be available 24 hours per day (on call for questions, emergencies, etc.).
  • Anticipate frequent travel to the field (Kenai and North Slope). May occasionally require overnight stays at field locations.
  • Maintains employee confidence and protects company assets, including intellectual property, by keeping information confidential.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.


  • Prior Supervisory experiencepreferred.
  • Ten (10) years minimum of oil pipeline control experience, or closely related experience.
  • Ability to effectively solve problems.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with direct reports, other teams, shippers, general public and regulators.
  • Ability to complete multiple, diverse tasks of differing priorities.
  • Develop and maintain a positive working relationship with staff and foster team environment.
  • The ability to effectively communicate with others, in both written and verbal communications, is required.
  • Good administrative and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in the use and application of the following software: Microsoft Office (Excel, Word & Outlook).
  • Ability to make independent, rational decisions, as required.
  • Ability to work minimul oversight and highly motivated to meet the company objectives.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor s Degree, or an equivalent combination of education [in a technical related field] and commensurate work experience, is required.
  • Engineering degree prefered.

Requisition # 18-392.A2