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Production Reporting Specialist - Anticipated

Production Reporting Specialist - Anticipated

Job ID 4648
Job Location Lakewood - CO
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time

***Native American Preference***


The Production Reporting Specialist provides support to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Indian Energy Service Center (BIA-IESC). This position provides production accountability (PA) reporting, reviews, investigation, and guidance for resource development on reservations. 



Essential duties and responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.


Responsible for the integration of CNI Core Competencies into daily functions, including: commitment to integrity, knowledge / quality of work, supporting financial goals of the company, initiative / motivation, cooperation / relationships, problem analysis / discretion, accomplishing goals through organization, positive oral / written communication skills, leadership abilities, commitment to Affirmative Action, reliability / dependability, flexibility and ownership / accountability of actions taken.


Serves as technical specialist and liaison between Indian tribes, agencies and commercial contractors on complex project issues, processes or methods.


Interprets and applies bureau policy, manuals/handbooks, industry standards and best management practices, and other guidance to implement the Production Accountability effort bureau-wide.


Provides advice and technical expertise on complex or unusual production accountability reviews (PARs).  Assists the Lead Production Accounting Specialist (PAT) in mentoring and training Production Accountants.


Analyzes and identifies trends, scope of common issues, and future areas for PA opportunities.


Provides technical expertise on sensitive situations, including review and corrective action, and on cases which result in court hearings and proceedings.


Conducts reviews to determine accuracy of hydrological and engineering data. Notifies industry personnel of deficiencies and provides assistance in correcting errors.


Evaluates data on Commission proceedings to determine compliance with rules and laws.


Interprets state and federal laws and commission rules for staff, industry personnel and the public.


Investigates oil and gas pollution sites and exploration, production and pipeline safety transportation facilities and provides technical and professional recommendations.


Prepares geological, hydrological and engineering reports. Reviews information and exhibits used in hearings and testifies at Commission hearings as an expert witness.


Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company.


Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output. 


Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety of self and coworkers.  Will report any unsafe conditions and/or practices to the appropriate supervisor and human resources.  Will immediately correct any unsafe conditions to the best of own ability.



Bachelors of Science degree in in geology, geography, hydrology, environmental science, petroleum engineering, or geological engineering and a minimum of three (3) years’ relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education / experience.





Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions including finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events

Ability to resourcefully utilize available tools and resources to resolve issues

Effective verbal and written communication skills with solid reporting skills

Ability to clearly and concisely communicate technical information to a broad range of people with varying levels of expertise

Excellent customer service skills with ability to use tact in handling difficult individuals and/or situations

Detail-oriented with proven analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities as well as to meet specified deadlines

Ability to effectively work both individually and in a team environment


Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.



Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.



Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.  Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.