BP Americas, Inc. Facilities Manager in Denver, Colorado


Job title:

Facilities Manager



Role synopsis:

The Facilities Manager will lead a team in the design, construction, and start-up of safe, fit-for-purpose, and capital efficient new well batteries. The incumbent will also support opex team needs for legacy batteries and serve as an interface with midstream counterparts to ensure takeaway capacity. The Facilities Manager will be responsible for overseeing construction, including bidding and scheduling, as well as management of all facility engineers, consulting technical personnel (when used), and field.

Req ID:



United States - Colorado - Denver

Is this a part time position?:


Relocation available:

Yes - Domestic (In country) only

Travel required:

Yes - up to 50%

Key accountabilities:

  • Supervise, schedule and coordinate daily activities of subordinates and contract personnel

  • Provide training and tools to staff to ensure adherence to all applicable State and Federal policies

  • Support and mentor team to foster a culture focused on technical and commercial excellence

  • Operate within the framework of OMS and L48 Practices, ensuring engineering standards are met

  • Coordinate bidding procedures with internal purchasing and supply chain (PSCM) guidelines

  • Manage the cost cycle through design basis, AFE, execution, supplements, and invoice resolution

  • Review all battery designs with OPEX Team Leads with final sign off by VP of Eagle Ford BU

  • Recommend and oversee implementation of new technologies for maximizing battery efficiency

  • Tracking costs by reviewing and approving invoices, costs, price quotes.

  • Provide high level evaluation and risk analysis of infrastructure required for new opportunities or developments to VP

  • Maintain safe and environmentally friendly work place for staff and contractors

  • Ensure regulatory requirements are maintained

  • Develop and implement SIMOPS plans which drive efficiency while maintaining a safe and controlled work environment

  • Attend and facilitate completion and safety meetings to champion BP safety culture

  • Integrate facility team workflow with drilling/completions schedule to accelerate wedge production

Essential Education:

  • BS in Petroleum Engineering or other Engineering disciplines

Desirable criteria and qualifications:

  • Experience with midstream gathering design and optimization for oil, gas, and water

  • Experience with integration of data analytics into field facilities

  • Forward looking thinker; who actively seeks opportunities and solutions

  • Demonstrated use of IMPACT principles:

I - Innovated: Learns from new ideas and applies solutions to add value.

M - Motivated: Overcomes obstacles with an intense desire to succeed.

P - Performance Driven: Makes value-based decisions involving measured risk to deliver business objectives.

A - Accountable: Takes responsibility and ownership of business performance.

C - Collaborative: Shares knowledge and works together for the good of L48.

T - Trustworthy: Keeps commitments, listens to others and authentically supports change necessary to achieve our Path to Premier.

About BP:

We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We have 75,000 employees in 80 countries, working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together.

Application close date:



Integrity/Maint/Reliability Engineering

Job category:


Countries (State/Region):

United States - Colorado


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Essential experience and job requirements:

  • 10+ years’ experience in Oil &industry

  • Previous Supervisory / Management experience

  • Ensure a safety-focused culture while encouraging continuous improvement

  • Extensive background in mechanical and I&E design for wellsite facilities with proven ability to tailor designs for capital and operational efficiency

  • Experience with compression, pumping, and line design to debottleneck wellsite and gathering facilities

  • Experience managing construction schedules and CAPEX to meet commercial deliverables

  • Personal commitment and proactive approach to HSSE, including coaching and mentoring

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills demonstrated by ability to influence and build networks (internal and external) to work across teams.

  • A willingness and ability to travel up to 50% of time to Eagle Ford field locations in order to fully understand and optimize operations

  • Skilled in MS Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Able to learn company specific applications

Other Requirements (eg Travel, Location):

There are no additional requirements. Please respond with N/A below.

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Eligibility Requirements:

If you are applying for a position in the United States, you must be at least 18 years of age, legally authorized to work in the United States; and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., TN, H1B status), now or in the future.