Contango Oil and Gas Company
  • 02-Jun-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Operations
  • Lost Cabin, WY, USA
  • Full Time

Company Profile:

Contango Oil & Gas Company is a Houston based, independent oil and natural gas company. The Company's business is to explore, develop, exploit, produce and acquire crude oil and natural gas properties in the onshore Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States and shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico ("GOM").


The piping designer / drafter provides industrial design support across the company's asset base but the primary focus will be the Lost Cabin Gas Plant in central Wyoming. In addition to providing support to plant operations, this position will be involved with DOT pipelines, as needed. This position is located near Lysite, Wyoming. The schedule is flexible.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Module / piping design and layout (small and large).
  • Developing / modifying plot plans.
  • AutoCAD model design and updates.
  • Developing / modifying detailed piping isometrics, P&IDs and PFDs.
  • Work with engineers to develop design solution concepts
  • Team Player with a strong drive to deliver against commitments
  • A self-starter, independent and adaptable who takes well to challenges
  • This position requires field work; therefore, individuals should be physically capable of climbing to sometimes significant heights, walking, crouching, crawling, etc., as well as willing to work in the natural outdoor elements.


  • Degree in Structural Engineering Design and Drafting Technology
  • Excellent organizational, technical, writing, communication, and computer skills
  • Extensive hands-on knowledge of AutoCAD or similar software package.
  • Good working knowledge of applicable industry codes/practices
  • Minimum 5 years' mechanical / process / petrochemical refinery / chemical / pipeline industry piping design experience
  • Ability to work well in teams with other designers, engineers, and various stakeholders
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasks
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

To Apply:

Complete our employment application and upload your resume to the Careers page of our website at or go directly to our jobs page at

We Offer:

Contango Oil & Gas Company offers competitive salary, cash bonus and long term incentive plans. The Company also offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical/dental/vision plans, company paid life and disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan contribution matching with 100% immediate vesting, paid vacation and sick time, and much more.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered. Contango Oil & Gas Company regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas for this position.

EEO Statement:

Contango Oil & Gas Company is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, or pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access Contango's online application as a result of your disability. Please email or call (405) 252-5709 to request reasonable accommodation(s).

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