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Date: Jun 28, 2017

Location: Tulsa, OK, US, 74172

Company: Williams

Asset Performance Engineer Sr
ReqID: 85221
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma 74172
Operating Area/Functional Area: Safety & Ops Discipline


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States. We take the welfare of our people seriously and are fully committed to the health and safety of our workforce. This commitment extends to every office and asset where we operate.  We need your expertise to serve as a change leader, educator, advocate, consultant and mentor as part of our organizational safety culture.

Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Our organization is seeking a highly skilled Asset Performance Engineer Sr. to join our workforce. The role will be located in Tulsa, OK at corporate headquarters. This position will be an engineering and operations resource within the Asset Performance and Benchmarking group. The primary responsibility of this role is to create and apply analytical tools and performance indicators which will optimize the value of Williams’ assets.




  • Subject matter expert on the various applications of the PI System
  • Lead technical initiatives/projects and coordinate key functions with internal and external technical resources
  • Create and maintain plant, pipeline and equipment performance analysis tools for the Operating Areas
  • Create and maintain various types of analysis templates for rotating and fixed equipment for Williams Subject Matter Experts
  • Create and maintain various types of environmental analysis and emission controls monitoring on Williams facilities for EH&S Subject Mater Experts
  • Lead efforts to improve operability, maintainability, and the reliability of existing assets
  • Create exception based reports to identify operating exceptions for various technical analysis created for equipment performance, gathering system performance and environmental compliance
  • Utilize the PI System in conjunction with predictive analytics and machine learning techniques to aid in the evaluation, justification and development of solutions to problems and/or opportunities
  • Understand and incorporate the economic drivers of the analytical tools and performance measures being developed
  • Present recommendations supported by sound engineering and operational efficiency and effectiveness that support Williams’ reliability targets
  • Ability to meet set deadlines



Functional/Technical Competencies:

  • Demonstrated strong communication skills with engineers, technicians, and operations (maintenance) personnel
  • Possess the ability to manage multiple complex projects with a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Possess the ability to mentor others through technical training and guidance on planning, scheduling, and engineering subjects
  • Anticipate future consequences from trends accurately



Leadership Competencies:

  • Integrity and Trust – Instills confidence of one’s intentions and positively represents the organization by being responsible and trustworthy
  • Bias for Action – Is motivated and determined to achieve objectives while working with existing organization and possible road-blocks
  • Customer/Stakeholder Focus – Makes customer and stakeholder needs a primary focus of one’s actions; develops and sustains effective relationships with customers and stakeholders
  • Communication – Exchanges thoughts and information clearly and concisely to ensure understanding of intended messages
  • Self-Knowledge – Personally explores and seeks feedback from others to understand talents, motivations, values, and developmental needs; utilizes understanding to improve performance and build relationships
  • Ability to quickly find common ground and solve problems for the good of all
  • Consult with others and use their input effectively and constructively
  • Have the motivation and ability to question and improve existing processes




  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering
  • 10+ years of oil and gas engineering and operations experience, preferably in a pipeline, gathering system and/or plant environment; gas processing, NGL, or petrochemical plant experience will be highly valued
  • Possess a basic understanding of economics  
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate at various levels across organizational boundaries, and influence others without hierarchical authority


Valued skills include:

  • Experience with OSI/PI
  • Experience with SQL, ladder logic, advanced programming languages (C#, R, Python)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Projects, PowerPoint, and Excel Work products



 *Williams will pay relocation costs for this position.


Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes
Talent Scout Amount: $2,000.00

Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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