Contango Oil and Gas Company
  • 03-Jun-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Operations
  • Elk Basin, WY, USA
  • Full Time

We are a processing facility that fractionates natural gas liquids (NGL's), injects recovered sour gas and sells residue gas. The Gas Plant Operator performs operational checks of assigned wells, equipment and plant facilities.


  • Conduct production tests and perform minor repairs
  • Witness gauging and tests, ensuring accuracy of run tickets as required
  • Represent the company in delivery/receipt of materials and equipment
  • Maintain regulatory, environmental and safety compliance in conjunction with and through close coordination with the Operations Engineers, Superintendents, Foremen, and Environmental Health and Safety Department
  • Secure and maintain all company equipment, including but not limited to computers, vehicles, and analysis or test equipment
  • Maintain facilities as needed.
  • Working around high quantities of H2S


  • 5+ years of experience in Oil and Gas Industry
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic competency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Available to work weekends and on call
  • Versatility to work in the plant as well as the field in any conditions
  • Working around high quantities of H2S
  • Ability to dawn and use an SCGBA


  • Basic to advanced knowledge of electronic maintenance monitoring planning systems.
  • Strong team working skills, along with experience working with engineers and multidisciplinary teams
  • Knowledge and demonstrated previous use of PLC's and Input/Output or equivalent
  • Knowledge and demonstrated previous use of Industrial Communications Systems (Ethernet, Modbus, OPC) and associated Electrical Interfaces (RS-232C, RS-485, RS-422) or equivalent
  • Gas Plant experience

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 stock incentive bonus 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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