Applies skills and aptitude to repair, install, troubleshoot and perform predictive and preventative maintenance tasks on Electrical and Control systems (pneumatic, electronic, or mechanical) on natural gas compression and Electrical Transformer power equipment. In addition candidate should be familiar with gas and fire detection systems, regulators and relief valves, SCADA equipment, auxiliary equipment such as electrical generators, air compressors, pumps, valves, valve operators, filters, scrubbers, etc.
Maintains assigned equipment in a manner to meet operational needs in compliance with company and regulatory requirements. Recognizes operating deviations and takes appropriate corrective action. Maintain cleanliness and general appearance of facilities and surrounding work area as needed.
Reads and interprets drawings, schematics, and technical manuals as well as other technical resources in the performance of assigned work.
Effectively uses hand, power, and specialty tools and equipment such as computers and associated software applications.
Maintains records for required state, federal, and company procedures.
Utilizes computers and e-mail for internal and external communication, record keeping, on-line reporting, material and supply ordering, and filing/maintenance of various forms and records.
Schedules, coordinates, and inspects the work of third party contractors. Assists work crew or technical personnel and/or performs other tasks as defined by the Operations Manager. While a member of the work crew, performs work independently with minimum supervision.
Subject to hazardous conditions including escaping gas, adverse weather conditions and temperatures, heights, high-pressure gas, heavy lifting, and cramped conditions.
May be required to travel to other company locations for temporary assignments, meetings, and training involving some overnights stays away from home.
Must reside within 45 minutes of the reporting work location.
Subject to call out 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and extended workdays and/or workweeks. Is required to carry a cell phone. Position also requires availability for rotating on-call schedule.
Position is subject to U.S. Department of Transportation Drug & Alcohol related regulations.
New hires to the Company will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and are subject to a background check.
High School diploma or G.E.D. required.
Must have valid driver's license and safe driving record.
Must possess a minimum 2 years practical I&E Tech experience.
Possess a strong background in electrical/instrumentation and experience with PLC control systems.
Working knowledge of the operation and maintenance requirements for reciprocating natural gas compressors and auxiliary equipment.
Associates degree or equivalent in Instrumentation and Electronics