Mike Girouard

  • Grande Prairie Alberta
Mike Girouard

Plant Superentendant

Work History

Work History
Jan 2014 - Present

Plant Superintendent

Gulf Keystone International

Plant Superintendent of 20, 000bbl/day oil facility.Responnsible for day to day operations,plant Optimization with daily totals to meet. Schedules,mentor, and trianing of 76 local Opreations staff.

Oct 2013 - Jan 2014

Water Co-Ordinator

Talisman Energy Ltd

Co-ordinate all frac water and flow back to 5 ponds with 350,000m3 capacity. Water plant with 16 contractors, responsible for all trucking and disposal with up to 150 trucks a day

Oct 2011 - Oct 2013

Plant Production Co-Ordinator

Talisman Energy Ltd

Plant Co-ordinator for 180mmcf/d sweet gas facility and 140mmcf/d Refridge LNG and/or Stabilized Condensate facility with 20 mulit well pads.responsible for day to day operation, budgets, and schedules of 5 employees/contract ops

Oct 2010 - Oct 2011

Shift Supervisor

Talisman Energy Ltd
Shift Supervisor,.- Shift Supervisor for the Bigstone area with 250 + wells, 11 compressors, 2 plants and 11 employees/contract Ops
Apr 2007 - Oct 2010

Acting Coordinator and Lead Operator

Talisman Energy Ltd

Lead Op, Talisman Energy Ltd.- Acting Coordinator and Lead Op for West County with 200 plus wells, 11 compressors and 12 employees. Special Projects for various area's inculding wellhead changes,plunger installs and turn arounds

Mar 2005 - Apr 2007

GP North Commissioning Operator

Talisman Energy Ltd

Start-up of all new wells, shale wells, plants, and pipelines in the Grande Prairie and Northern BC areas. Liasoned with engeenering  for new designs of equipment. Designed and completed new well/plant start up documentation and implemented start up/shut down procedures

Sep 2003 - Mar 2005

Senior Op

Op, Talisman Energy Ltd

 Operating and maintaining sour gas plant and amine skids. Wireline and construction supervision. Operating and maintaining pump jacks, p.c. pumps, pump off controllers, centre lift pumps, hydro cyclones, compressor packages, dehy systems, and battery and gas booster stations. Taking of fluid shots and well testing for optimization.

Further employment history available upon request


Apr 2012 - Apr 2012

Supervision Level 2

TLM training
Mar 2012 - Mar 2012

Supervision Motavating people

TLM training
Sep 2009 - Sep 2009

Site Supervisor

TLM training
Jan 2007 - Jan 2007

BOP First line

GPRC Grande Prairie
Apr 2006 - Apr 2006

Project Management

GPRC Grande Prairie
Mar 2004 - Mar 2005



TLM Oprations trianing from level  OP3  to lead OP

Apr 2003 - Jan 2004

RLG Business Management

Basic Business Management course 

Jun 1981 - Jun 1981

Grade 12

CFFS Esquimalt




Comprehensive knowledge of work standards and procedures, Plant start ups with Zero incidents.. Hands on experiance working with Sweeet/Sour, Shale, Conventional oil and gas



Detection of Flammable Goods

Mission Possible


Defensive Driving


Confined Space

First Aid