Company Description:

Headquartered in Houston, TX, Atlas Oil is the inaugural Simon Group Holdings company. Since our founding in 1985, Atlas has grown through technological and operational innovation, all while maintaining our unwavering commitment to customer success. Atlas offers single-source solutions for fuel, transportation and logistics and is one of the largest fuel distributors in the country, delivering over 1 billion gallons of fuel annually to customers in 47 states. We have an active real estate division and are engaged in transportation logistics and fueling including bulk, fleet, event, onsite, emergency response, and oil field services.

Job Summary:    Director of Gas Solutions

Lead the operations and maintenance teams for the Atlas Gas Solutions business unit. Implement growth strategy while working with the business development team.  Provides technical engineering services to support the company’s natural Gas Solutions business unit including gas compression, gas delivery, gas filtration and treatment. Responsible for planning, design, project management, and administration of all phases of project additions or modifications. Delivers solutions and recommendations for a variety of technical issues and customer requests.

In addition, coordinates the purchasing of new equipment, manages the recruiting process to provide new team members to fulfill growth needs, sources and negotiates new properties and leases as needed. Additionally, this position assists in the overall purchasing process and provides support on ongoing operations processes.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Manages team of field supervisors, operators, maintenance supervisors and various field equipment.
  • Responsible for calculating, designing, and ensuring proper flows, temperatures, and pressure levels.
  • Plans, budgets, develops, and designs gas distribution system improvements and modifications.
  • Provides engineering and project management services for all phases of a project to include scoping, estimating, scheduling, design, preparation of construction drawings, specifications and contracts, materials procurement, cost tracking, variance analysis, problem solving, troubleshooting, and recordkeeping.
  • Conducts economic analyses and feasibility studies for various gas system proposals.
  • Researches, develops, and updates design, material and construction standards and processes for all types of gas distribution facilities.
  • Evaluates new technologies, materials and work methods that may be added or incorporated into standards.
  • Analyzes a variety of operational technical issues to deliver sound, practical, cost-effective solutions to a wide variety of non-standard gas design, construction.
  • Investigates process and material failures, participates in root cause analysis investigations.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs equipment such as high-pressure control valves and regulators.
  • Provides professional customer service to both internal and external requestors.
  • Keeps informed of industry trends, policies, technical issues, and best practices in order to recommend and implement changes to benefit gas delivery business.
  • Interacts with industry peers to maintain and develop best practices applicable to construction and material standards and specifications.
  • Provides technical leadership, training, oversight, and direction to fellow staff members.
  • Trains new operators on job responsibilities, functions, procedures, and safety.
  • Ensures all decisions and recommendations are consistent with Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Part 192 and NV Energy’s Operations and Maintenance Manual, as well as applicable industry standard specifications.
  • Participate in after-hours emergency response program as a Duty Supervisor.
  • Ensures all compliance aspects of position are known and followed; understands and complies with all policies, codes and regulations applicable to position and company.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


Required Education, Experience & Certifications:

Preferred:  Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited school and 5 years industry experience as a practicing engineer

Will consider depending on relevant experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Management, Finance, or related fields


Additional Requirements

This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation (DOT) under the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). Any applicant/employee who will perform on a pipeline, an operating, maintenance, or emergency response function regulated by Part 192, 193, or 195, will be subject to drug and alcohol testing under the Company’s PHMSA drug and alcohol testing programs. Any employment, transfer, or promotion offer made for this position is contingent upon taking and passing a drug test prior to the commencement of the new role. If an applicant/employee fails the drug test, any offer of employment, transfer, or promotion will be revoked. Candidate must be well-versed and knowledgeable of pneumatic systems.


Atlas Oil Company provides equal employment opportunities to all team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, weight and height or military status, in accordance with applicable federal laws.


The listed statements on this document are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job title.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  It is the responsibility of team members assigned to this job to ensure all duties and responsibilities are performed accurately and timely as required.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.