Pipeline Transmission Mechanic
Reference Code: 49262
Location: United States (US) - Clinton, PA
Job Category: Pipeline/Power Operations; Trades/Technical
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is not eligible for our relocation program
Reporting to the Team Leader, the Transmission Mechanic is responsible for the maintenance, testing and inspection of natural gas stations, pipelines and associated facilities / equipment.
Due to the emergency response requirements of the position the successful applicant must live within 30 miles or 45 minutes of the facility in Clinton, PA.
Responsible for safe, efficient and reliable delivery of gas to our customers;
Daily operations which includes patrol of pipeline facilities, Leak detection and repair;
Assistance with projects, Property protection, working with local customers or other utility's where their projects affect us;
Working with the 1 call system and marking facility for safe operation and protection of our assets for all projects including contractors both working privately and for the company, land and home owner projects as well as utility companies;
Walking patrol on facility, painting and preventative maintenance on valves, operate and inspect;
Working in open excavation and working in remote locations;
Will work outdoors in all seasons and during an emergency in all weather conditions baring dangerous conditions;
Other tasks as required.
Qualifications and Education
Able to complete reports and records clearly and legibly;
Above-average ability to understand verbal and written instructions and possess basic mathematical skills;
Above-average physical stamina when lifting, bending, climbing, pushing and pulling tools and equipment while accomplishing work duties;
Above-average skills as a good team worker and ability to work cooperatively with co-workers;
Possess leadership abilities;
Demonstrated basic personal computer skills, and the ability to obtain basic skills in using a handheld computer;
Ability to obtain basic skills in using SAP work manager;
Capable of receiving, understanding and carrying out instructions in all types of weather;
Dependable in terms of adherence to deadlines and presence on the job and maintain a good attendance record.
Other tasks as required.
Education / Experience
High school diploma or equivalent is required;
Previous experience with gas preferred;
Previous mechanical experience is preferred;
Capable of obtaining appropriate required op-qual tasks for the position;
Basic computer skills required.
This position requires candidates to:
Have and maintain a valid driver's license;
Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing;
Be available for overtime and be available for call-outs;
Travel to other company locations for meetings, training or projects which may require some overnight stays away from home.
Depending on the qualifications of the applicants, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.
Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.
All positions require background screening. Some include criminal and/or credit checks in order to comply with regulations.
Please apply to this posting by 09/13/2018. To apply, go to jobs.transcanada.com and enter Reference Code 49262. Only applications submitted through the TransCanada Careers website will be acknowledged.
TransCanada is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. Government.
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