Superior Energy Services

  • Sustaining Engineer Manager

    Location US-LA-Lafayette
    Business Unit
    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 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.


    We are seeking a Sustaining Engineer Manager to join our team in Lafayette, LA.



    The Sustaining Engineering Manager is responsible for the oversight of projects and supervision/mentoring of employees within the Sustaining Engineering Department. These employees can include design engineers, designers, drafters and document control coordinators. Primary responsibilities are to ensure that assignments are completed on schedule and technical specifications are met.  The Sustaining Engineering Department has a primary focus on maintenance of equipment design while working on occasional development projects.  Interacts closely with other departments, principally Design Engineering, Operations and Manufacturing.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Check and approve drawings, and approve change notices
    • Maintain tech manual documentation for product lines.
    • Witness and approve layouts.
    • Initiate test requests and write test reports.
    • Provide technical support to manufacturing and operations.
    • Disposition Non-Conformances and Deviation Requests.
    • Assist in the training and professional development of direct reports.
    • Recommend changes in workforce and compensation to department manager.
    • Recommend changes to departmental policies and procedures.
    • Administration of budgets and cost/expense control within area of responsibility.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Minimum of 10 years related design experience
    • Experience in the design of downhole oil and gas equipment preferred
    • Experience in the supervision of technical staff preferred
    • Knowledge of current practices and technology used in the oil and gas industry 



    • High School or Equivalent Required.
    • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred, or a minimum of twelve years related product design experience and/or training demonstrating the equivalent knowledge and engineering skills; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

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


    To be considered for this position, please select the link “Apply Now”.


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