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Operations Manager

Job Order Number: lh-ops

Posted on Tue, 04/18/2017 - 11:00

Job Order Number: 
lh-ops
Job Description: 
Natural Gas Service Company Seeks Operations Manager

Direct Hire / Staff Position

Competitive Salary + Bonuses

Midland Resource Recovery (MRR) is the leading natural gas odorization company in North America. In 1996, we developed a proactive solution to a long-term industry problem, odorant equipment decommissioning. Since our introduction, we have expanded our offerings to include other odorization services and products. We have an equipment processing facility and odorant distribution center in Philippi, WV. We also have a facility outside of Denver, CO, and our headquarters are in Lancaster Ontario, Canada.

The Operations Manager needs to be able to support/run the facility – with lots of autonomy – while also being able to focus on client needs/customer service. The Operations Manager could travel up to 30% of the time for field service activities.

The Operations Manager will be expected to:

• Organize daily tasks for a team of 10 employees at the West Virginia treatment center to:

o Treat and dispose of obsolete odorization equipment.
o Maintain inventory of equipment needed for treatment.
o Prepare road crews for upcoming service runs.
o Organize and optimize travel and transport logistics.

• Work in the field to learn technical aspects of odorization service business.
• Manage odorant delivery business and West Virginia tank farm.
• Quote sales of equipment and services.
• Maintain training program for employees.
• Maintain facility permits.
• Provide professional high quality service for natural gas industry by meeting client technical needs and following safe workplace practices that meet company and client standards.
• Promote and provide a safe workplace by following Health & Safety Program.
• Identify improvement opportunities and recommend changes such as new equipment, process, methods and work instructions.

Apply With Leslie Holder Today at (504) 561-1642 or LeslieH@UPpros.com
Desired Skills: 
The ideal Operations Manager will have:

• 10 years of experience.
o Hands on Operations Engineering experience is a must.
• BS in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, or Environmental Sciences.
• Natural gas background is preferred.
• Pipeline background is preferred.
• Strong people management skills.
• A hands-on approach in the field and at the West Virginia facility.
• An understanding for chemical processes.

EOE F/M/Disabled/Veteran

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