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Technician Engineering (Planning) Job

Date: Nov 15, 2018

Location: Minot, North Dakota, US

Company: Hess Corporation


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. 

We have an industry leading position in the Bakken in North Dakota – a key U.S. shale play. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at 


This position will be responsible for supporting the Bakken Planning Supervisor as a technician.  The role has primary responsibility for supporting implementation and management of Lean Production Control for the Bakken Project Team.  Other duties may be added to the job as mutually agreed upon by employee and supervisor.


  • Liaison between Strategic Project Solutions and the Bakken Well Factory
  • Work directly with Strategic Project Solutions to ensure work requests are completed and troubleshoot technical or system issues
  • Provide support to all users/teams of the SPS|PM software
  • Provide onsite support and facilitation for Lean Production Control meetings as needed
  • Provide/coordinate software training for users of various knowledge bases
  • Create and maintain Hess enterprise SPS|PM and Lean Production Controls training documentation with other asset representatives
  • Monitor active projects and teams within production manager for consistency with respect to project structure
  • Quality check information contained within the SPS production manager to maintain system accuracy and reliability
  • Update SPS|PM with the approved production schedule dates
  • Facilitate and/or guide various teams during mapping sessions
  • Aid in creation of new projects and teams in advance of LPC process implementation
  • Support for advanced SPS|PM users, their responsibilities and training
  • Support for maintaining current project dashboard metrics, reports and coordinating the updates between groups within the Bakken Project Team



  • Highly motivated self-starter willing to accept responsibility and accountability
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to identify and prioritize work to meet both short-term and long-term deadlines
  • Familiarity with Lean concepts
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong computer skills primarily excel, access, and web based systems
  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible

Education, Training & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in math, science or business preferred but not required


The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Builds Trusted Relationships
  • Develops Talent
  • Creates Effective Teams
  • Thinks Strategically
  • Inspires Innovation
  • Demonstrates Courage
  • Drives Continuous Improvement
  • Makes Quality Decisions
  • Delivers High Performance

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posting Notes: Jordyn Makell Gustafson | Employee | Production / Operations Engineering | United States| North Dakota | Minot | | |  | | No | 24846