E&I Foreman


Kermit, TX, US, 79745

Req ID:  764

Western Midstream is a master limited partnership formed to own, develop, acquire, and operate midstream assets. We are engaged in the business of gathering, compressing, treating, processing, and transporting natural gas; gathering, stabilizing, and transporting condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and crude oil; and gathering, transporting, and disposing of produced water for our customers.

We operate or own equity interests in assets in the Rocky Mountains, North-central Pennsylvania, and Texas, including approximately 16,000 miles of petroleum and natural gas pipelines and over 100 gathering, treating, and processing facilities.

E&I Foreman – Delaware Basin Midstream Operations


Provide leadership and direction to assigned E&I team members.  Manage and build E&I team to support and accomplish improving runtime, reducing callouts, and improving use of available man hours across the operation team. This E&I Foreman position is a member of the Delaware Basin Midstream Operations team in Kermit, Texas.   


  • Minimum 5+ years of experience including relevant gas processing plant experience preferred
  • Ability to troubleshoot control systems, components, end devices, electrical equipment and perform repairs and maintenance
  • Ability to safely work on equipment operated by <600 VAC
  • Experienced in the use of computers and a solid knowledge of Word and Excel required, SAP knowledge preferred
  • Demonstrable knowledge of electrical, electronic principles and associated safety requirements
  • Experience in maintenance and operation of natural gas engines and compressors, gas processing plant equipment including various types of pumps, fans, blowers, and filters


  • Manage and build E&I team to support and accomplish Delaware Basin Midstream objectives.
  • Assure proper training for all team members in safely troubleshooting AC power electrical equipment operating < 600 VAC.
  • Assure maintenance of electronic flow, pressure, and temperature measurement equipment, several platforms of programmable logic controllers (PLC), electrical and mechanical systems and equipment such as motors, pumps, switches, pneumatic controls and end devices, and related input and output devices necessary for plant / gas - oil - water gathering operations
  • Assure that maintenance duties required to maintain operations and regulatory compliance are coordinated and performed in a timely and efficacious fashion.
  • Manage and assure that necessary spare parts are inventoried to make proper and timely repairs.
  • Maintain effective communications, provide ideas, raise concerns, and work with other functions including plant supervision, engineering, plant operations, other maintenance employees, clerical staff, and contractors
  • Assure team trains / assists in training operations personnel and less experienced techs in troubleshooting / control systems work.
  • Manage and assure development and upkeep of E&I troubleshooting and maintenance procedures.
  • Assist the overall Delaware Basin Midstream operations team in the daily economic optimization of operations
  • Coordinate operations with other Delaware Basin personnel as required
  • Accomplish job responsibilities/duties in accordance with Western Midstream’s Core Values
  • Ensure team actions / job duties are carried out in a safe manner, with due regard for the environment and in compliance with all applicable state and federal regulations. Accountable for personal safety, the safety of co-workers and promoting a safe work environment.
  • Ensure that accurate timely data is entered and recorded within SAP as well as drawings, procedures and schematics
  • Assure that contract help is supervised as required for maintenance and operations
  • Stay abreast of changing technology
  • Assure team maintains good housekeeping practices

High school diploma or equivalent required.  Associate or higher degree in applicable subject area is desirable. 

Valid US driver’s license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle is required.

Candidates must be able to pass drug and background screenings.

This position is not eligible for domestic relocation 

Travel Requirements
The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 - 10%. 

Work Schedule
This position is on a modified 9/80 schedule.

Successful candidate must have residency within a 75 mile radius of Kermit, Texas.


Western Midstream does not offer sponsorship of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions for this role.

Western Midstream is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in recruiting, hiring, developing, compensating and promoting applicants and employees.  All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories.  This includes providing reasonable accommodation for employee's and applicant's disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Nearest Major Market: Midland