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Field Superintendent

Arrow Energy

Location: Australia

Job Type: Not Specified


  • Salary + super + incentive scheme + employment benefits
  • Dalby, Australia
  • 15/13 rotational roster

About Us
At Arrow, we explore and develop gas fields, produce and sell coal seam gas and generate electricity. We have operations across the Surat and Bowen basins, based in Dalby and Moranbah respectively, as well as our corporate office in Brisbane.

Our vision is to be the most competitive and respected developer of unconventional gas value chains in Australia.

We are an incorporated joint venture between Shell and PetroChina (50/50), with a proud history of operating gas and power assets in Queensland since 2000. We are working to meet the demand for cleaner burning fuels through gas supply.

Our Culture
At Arrow, safety is our highest priority and our values – respect, lead, own, solve and integrate – underpin everything we do.

We are proud to be a Work 180 Endorsed Employer for all Women. At Arrow, everyone belongs. We have a high performance culture that celebrates diversity and inclusivity, as one of our key foundations. We believe that enabling people to bring their whole selves to work creates a thriving and successful culture.

You will be Rewarded
We recruit talented and motivated people who are passionate about contributing to our journey.

Your appointment will be met with ongoing training and development opportunities, to ensure your greatest potential is realised.

Our Benefits:

  • An attractive remuneration package
  • Annual incentive scheme based on company & individual performance
  • Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women
  • Ongoing learning and professional development opportunities
  • Indigenous support network, ‘Bundagadan’, offering mentoring, workshops and coaching opportunities
  • Employee Benefits Program - $3000 per year to cover insurances/electricity rebates
  • Novated leasing, corporate discount programs, lifestyle benefit, specialist health care service access, annual flu shot & skin check and Employee Assistance Program
  • Gender neutral leave policies, including paid primary and secondary carers’ leave
  • Bonus 5 days annual leave after 5 years’ service

We have a high performance culture that embraces diversity and rewards quality work.

To meet our growing demands, we are looking for a Field Superintendent join our team in Dalby.

The Role

Reporting to the Production Manager Surat, the purpose of this role to ensure that safety, operating discipline, and work management is reliably executed across all our Surat Basin operations. Driving integration across our field operations, and Brisbane based central control room, production optimisation and energy trading teams is key.

This is a Dalby based position on a 15 / 13 roster rotation.

In addition you will:
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to consistently role model Arrow’s values, code of conduct, safety and the environment.
  • Establish positive and productive working relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Model inclusive behaviours to create a safe environment where different views and perspectives are encouraged and valued.
  • Fulfil the Company’s legal responsibilities including assuming the statutory role of “Site Safety Manager” in accordance with the Petroleum & Gas Act 2004 (Production and Safety).
  • Lead Emergency Management activities on site
  • Supervise and direct day to day operations to the highest level of safety (Target Zero) and environmental requirements.
  • Provide engineering and plant reliability oversight to lead optimisation projects of low risk and complexity.
  • Manage staff and contractors to achieve operational goals.

About You
You will demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to contribute to a high performing-team with a second-to-none focus on safety and integrity.

To be considered for this role, you will ideally have:
  • Relevant engineering degree or equivalent industry experience
  • Extensive experience in oil and gas industries or similar operations including leading emergency response.
  • Proven experience in monitoring schedules and costs, risk mitigation to enable safe operations and timely project delivery.
  • Senior management and business leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to engage and liaise with senior stakeholders.
  • Excellent negotiating and influencing skills
  • Highly developed skills in business, operational and project risk identification, assessment and management.
  • Skills in strategic planning and execution of strategy to autonomously lead business to achieve company objectives.
If you’re excited about this role however don’t meet all the criteria, we would still love to hear from you anyway. You may be the perfect candidate for this role or future roles with Arrow Energy.
We are committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace and genuinely encourage applications from all genders and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.
All applications will be considered with utmost confidentiality.
One Arrow, One Team