First listed on: 04 November 2019



 Well Operations Supervisor | Coal Seam Gas Industry

Arrow Energy is an integrated coal seam gas (CSG) company that explores and develops gas fields, produces and sells CSG and generates electricity.

Arrow produces CSG from fields in the Surat Basin in southern Queensland and the Bowen Basin in central Queensland. We have been safely and sustainably developing CSG since 2000 and supplying it commercially since 2004.

We own one of Queenslands largest power stations, Braemar 2 near Dalby, and we have interests in two others, giving us enough generation capacity to power around 800,000 homes.

On 1 December 2017, Arrow agreed one of the largest gas supply deals on Australia’s east coast, to bring to market our significant gas reserves in the Surat Basin.

Arrow is owned by a joint venture company between Shell and PetroChina. At Arrow, safety is our highest priority, and our values – lead, own, solve, integrate and respect – underpin everything we do. To meet our growing demands, we are looking for an experienced Well Operations Supervisor to join our field operations.

Reporting to the Rig Superintendent Well Operations, you will work as the single point responsible for coordination and execution of all well activities on Arrows rigs to ensure that HSE, cost and technical operational requirements are met.  

In addition you will:
  • Act as a Visible Safety Leader at all times when interacting with field staff and contractors and proactively seek opportunities for safety conversations;
  • Ensure emergency equipment is appropriate for the likely hazards, properly maintained and available for use;
  • Ensure there is an up-to-date hazard register and that once identified, all hazards are effectively and appropriately controlled to ALARP;
  • Consult with personnel on changes to materials, equipment and procedures where HSE considerations are a factor and utilise MOC procedure to track changes;
  • Ensure that relevant staff are trained in the assessment of risk and job safety analysis;
  • Assess the level of skills, knowledge, competencies and experience of workers and decide on the appropriate level of supervision and checking of tasks;
  • Comply with relevant work programs (i.e. well programs) and ensure work is carried out as planned;
  • Monitor cementing operations, maintain samples and confirm setting of cement jobs;
  • Produce driller’s notes for each operation, including offline prep work required to optimise operations.
To be successful in the role, you will have:
  • Demonstrated well operations supervisory experience.
  • IWCF Level 4 Supervisor surface operations.
  • Well site Permit to Work Rev 3.
  • SSM appointment letter and competency. (APPEA)
  • Senior first aid certificate and demonstrated safety leadership on well site.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Dedicated team player with ability to multi-task and manage conflicting deadlines.
  • Well organised with attention to detail.
  • Sound written and oral communications skills with the ability to liaise with all levels of management and staff. 

In return for your efforts, Arrow Energy is offering an attractive remuneration package, commensurate with your qualifications and experience in addition to employee benefits such as the opportunity to purchase an additional two weeks leave, paid parental leave scheme and access to an employee benefits program which includes insurance, medical and lifestyle subsidies.

All applications will be considered with utmost confidentiality.

One Arrow, One Team.

We embrace diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

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