Superior Energy Services

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Associate Engineer

Associate Engineer

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Superior Completion Services

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SES, LLC – Completion Services, a Superior Energy Services Company, has the technology, resources and experience to deliver effective sand control services in any downhole condition. Challenging completions on the shelf, in deepwater and in ultra-deepwater arenas demand state-of-the-art technology that reduces risk, increases completion efficiencies and maximizes production. Superior Energy's field proven best-in-class sand control tools services minimize risk, reduce completion costs and deliver optimized completions. Through participation in the E-Verify program, Superior Energy Services, Inc. electronically verifies the employment eligibility and Social Security Number validity of all new hires.  SES, LLC – Completions Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veterans.


Superior Completion Services is currently seeking Associate Engineers to join our team in Lafayette, LA.



Train on all aspects of Completion Services’ business and technology through hands on participation in various technical and non-technical activities with the goal of building a general understanding of processes, procedures, equipment, market and engineering principles.


This is a structured training program which entails continuous OJT (on the job training) wherein the AE is responsible for providing support that entails performing detailed calculations, detailed writing of procedures, equipment assembly, testing, inspection, reporting and detailed documentation.  The AE will have a mentor throughout the various phases of the program and will use case studies, SOP’s and technical manuals as a guide.  The AE is required to directly participate and assist specialists and engineering in the field or shop to accomplish ongoing job operations and help direct or coordinate onsite support staff as necessary.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Job shadow and actively participate in each job function and/or role that the AE is assigned to
  • Some of the job functions or roles are within the following departments; Technology, Design engineering, Pumping Operations, Tool Operations
  • Participate and investigate job incidents
  • Report on engineering research projects
  • Develop or assists in documenting and writing of reports on projects or studies
  • Gather, organize, perform calculations and evaluate data for pertinent projects and reporting of the same with conclusions as necessary
  • Support assembly shop and field operations in preparing and running equipment.
  • Participates in the discussion of planning a critical performance test for a part of equipment that needs to be qualified to specifications, may write the procedure to perform the test 
  • Participate in technical society (SPE, API, etc.) functions, study groups, etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • Strong understanding of basic engineering principles
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Must be able to plan and track project timelines
  • Excellent communication skills: must be able to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, employees and clients
  • Ability to work in common computer programs
  • Must be able to interpret a variety of instructions in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Ability to identify problems and evaluate solutions
  • Ability to travel to other locations and offshore for training purposes
  • Relevant oil and gas industry experience is a plus


  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Industrial Technology, Industrial Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering Technology is required.

Excellent Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Matching 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan


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