Hess Corporation Reliability Operator Job in Tioga, North Dakota


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.

We have an industry leading position in two key U.S. shale plays – the Bakken in North Dakota and the Utica in Ohio. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia .

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at Hess.com.


  • Performs equipment surveillance, autonomous maintenance, and first-level response

  • Operates equipment and understands process controls & flow (start up, shut down)

  • Communicates work activities accurately in the system (shift changes, log books, SAP follow-ups)

  • Responsible for executing continuous improvement activities and providing feedback through appropriate channels

  • Facilitation of safe work permitting processes

  • Maintains qualifications for DOT regulated line operations

  • Clearly communicates and works with contractors to comply with applicable Hess policies and procedures

  • Complies with all Hess Rules and guidance (energy isolation, land transportation, EHS)

  • Coaches on safety aspects of the job and work location

  • Safe management of field compressor stations

  • Other key contributions from this position are to maintain our Trend, DET and SAP programs



  • Industrial / Oilfield experience

  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft)

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Good communication skills

  • Knowledge of safety requirements and practices


  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Core Behaviors

  • Continuous Improvement – 10%

  • Process Execution – 60%

  • Problem Solving / Decision Making – 25%

  • Leadership / Coaching – 5%

Work Environment

  • Field Time ("go see", meetings/collaboration) - 90%

  • Desk Time (admin, invoices, data analysis, emails) - 10%


The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Builds Trusted Relationships

  • Develops Talent

  • Creates Effective Teams

  • Thinks Strategically

  • Inspires Innovation

  • Demonstrates Courage

  • Drives Continuous Improvement

  • Makes Quality Decisions

  • Delivers High Performance

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

Posting Notes: Jordyn Makell Gustafson | Employee | Field/Plant Operations | United States| North Dakota | Tioga | | | | | No