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Title:  Production Superintendent


Coushatta, LA, US, 71019

Requisition ID:  566

Company Overview:
Founded in 2016 by Charif Souki (Cheniere) and Martin Houston (BG Group), and led by Octávio Simões (Sempra LNG), Tellurian is a fully integrated company with Upstream assets located in the Haynesville Shale (Calcasieu Parish), Downstream/LNG assets located in Lake Charles, and Midstream assets connecting the two.


The Tellurian management team has collectively delivered over 79 million tonnes of LNG, representing more than 15% of LNG in production today.


Our $30 billion Driftwood LNG facility broke ground in April 2022 and is scheduled to begin exporting LNG in 2026. Once complete, Driftwood will be the largest LNG facility in the US.


What We Offer: 
Tellurian offers an industry leading compensation and benefits package.

  • Competitive Base Salary + Annual Bonus + Long-term Incentive Bonus
  • Industry Leading Benefits, at no monthly cost to the employee
    • Medical Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Dental Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Vision Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Gym Membership (Dependent on Location)
    • 401K, $1 for $1 match, up to 6%
    • Paid Maternity, Paternity, and Adoption Leave
    • Pet Insurance


Position Overview

The Production Superintendent is responsible for the management of all phases of production to include, but not limited to, the monitoring of daily activity reports and Scada systems, production rates, compression, chemical treatment program, and ongoing projects to ensure effective and economic production of natural gas wells.

The Production Superintendent will also manage the field lease operator staff.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Minimize monthly LOE’s and generate ideas to reduce operating costs
  • Designs operator routes and preventive maintenance schedules for all assigned employees and contractors
  • Maximize daily production through Scada surveillance and routine field reconnaissance
  • Responsible for establishing and executing daily priorities for assigned area through the management of company employees and coordination of contractors
  • Ensures all environmental and safety compliance issues are met
  • Coordinates all down-hole activity through the respective Supervisor and Sr. Production Engineer
  • Responsible for people development and maintenance of a team environment focused on learning and continuous improvement


  • High School Diploma is required. Bachelors or Associates degree is preferred
  • 20+ years of field operations experience with an Upstream Oil & Gas company is required
  • The ideal candidate should have expertise across the following areas: production operations, well facilities, basic pipeline, and location construction knowledge
  • Recent experience with producing wells in Haynesville Shale is required
  • Successful track record of working with limited resources and short deadlines
  • Highly self-sufficient
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills (oral and written), and able to interact across all levels of the organization



Travel is required for this position and some out-of-area and overnight travel will be expected in Louisiana.


Working Conditions

The performance of this position requires exposure to field operations, including drilling rigs, well sites, hydraulic fracturing, and other field operations, which will require the use of proper personal protective equipment.


This job also operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and filing cabinets.


Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: sit, stand, walk, lift, carry, reach, push, and pull.



This position is EXEMPT under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Tellurian is an equal opportunity workplace. 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 if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Nearest Major Market: Shreveport

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