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Maintenance Foreman


Kermit, TX, US, 79745

Req ID:  1030

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.

Maintenance Foreman – Delaware Basin Midstream Operations


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



  • Minimum 5 years of experience in maintenance of gas compression, engines, aerial coolers, pumps, mechanical equipment of oil and gas facilities, and relevant gas processing plant experience preferred.
  • Experienced in the use of computers and a solid knowledge of Word and Excel required, SAP knowledge preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a cooperative team environment is required.



  • Ensure the safety of work practices, procedures, and protection of the environment, including compliance with all applicable company, state, and federal safety and environmental regulations. 
  • Manage and build Maintenance team to support and accomplish Delaware Basin Midstream objectives.
  • 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 supervision, engineering, operations, other maintenance employees, clerical staff, and contractors.
  • Assure team is trained and assists in training personnel.
  • Manage and assure development and upkeep of maintenance troubleshooting and maintenance procedures.
  • Assist the overall Delaware Basin Midstream operations team in the daily economic optimization of operations and assist with budget preparation.
  • Ensure that accurate timely data is entered and recorded within SAP.
  • Assure that contract help is supervised as required for maintenance and operations
  • Accomplish job responsibilities in accordance with Western Midstream’s Core Values


High school diploma or equivalent required. Associates Degree, Trade School or Applicable Professional Certifications are preferred.


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. Weekend call-out duty occasionally.

WES reserves the right to change its employees’ schedule it is required by business



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