| The Pipeline Technician maintains and operates pipeline assets including, but not limited to, valve manifolds, pig launchers & receivers, and control & pump stations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: |
? Locate pipelines as needed and oversee excavations and line crossings. ? Launch and receive cleaning pigs and assist with the launch and receiving of smart pigs. ? Install pipeline markers and do routine inspections on ROW. ? Maintain and operate corrosion control equipment. ? Attend and participate in damage prevention meetings. ? Interface with various landowners including private, state, and federal agencies. ? Knowledgeable of environmental regulations and Company policies. ? Meet requirements of Company Operator Qualification Program, perform identified covered tasks and remain compliant. ? Attend training programs on a continuing basis; including computer based training. ? Attend all safety meetings and safety training courses as required by Company and regulatory agencies.
The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
? A minimum of a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent is required. ? VoTech certificate or Associate's degree in Electrical/Electronics, Oil & Gas technical field or related work experience is preferred. ? Knowledge of the general design and operation of a liquid or gas pipeline is required. ? A valid driver's license with acceptable driving record is required. ? 2+ years experience in the operation, maintenance, and/or construction of a hazardous liquid or gas pipeline facility, or a similar facility/system is preferred. ? Experience and knowledge of industry related maintenance and repair standards is preferred. ? Knowledge of, centrifugal pumps, regulators, MOV's, electronic controls and medium electrical voltage with an understanding of NGL or gas pipelines is preferred. ? The ability to perform basic mathematical calculations, such as, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions is required. ? Basic computer skills such as: opening, creating and updating content in MS Word documents and Excel spreadsheets is required. ? Ability to assume responsibility, be flexible, perform duties and handle multiple tasks under potentially stressful and/or hazardous conditions. ? The ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with other individuals, teams, customers, and stakeholders of the business, at various levels of the organization, in a business like and professional manner is required. ? The ability to modify communication style in order to influence, persuade, negotiate, and engage all parties according to the audience and circumstance is required. ? Takes initiative and is proactive in addressing issues. Quickly and efficiently completes tasks. ? The ability to demonstrate conscientiousness, dependability and commitment to the role, team and company. ? Ability to work in a fast paced environment with less definition, policy, and bureaucracy is required. ? Works indoors and outdoors in and around industrial and electrical equipment. ? Works in temperature extremes due to weather conditions and operating equipment. ? Ability to use physical force to lift, push, pull and hold equipment and tools is required. ? Ability to climb and work at various heights and may work in a standing, sitting, lying down, crouched or kneeling position is required. ? Routinely reacts to visual, aural and other signals, including alarms and instructions, and is required to visually inspect work. ? May work in confined spaces (i.e. tanks, between compressors, vessels). ? Ability to regularly bend, stoop, move from ground level to higher levels, raise/lift from ground level and lift up to 50 lbs., manually transport a load up to 75 lbs., apply up to 100 foot pounds of torque is required. ? Ability to get in and out of vehicles regularly and ride over rough roads is required. ? Must wear special safety equipment while working and must be able to lift and put on emergency breathing apparatus and/or protective equipment. ? The ability to take call-outs and work overtime is required. ? Must live or relocate to within 1 hour of reporting location.