The Bergaila Companies

Plant Operator

Posted Date 4 days ago(9/28/2023 1:48 PM)
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We put the unity in "opportunity"


We have an opening for a Plant Operator to work in the Orla / Mentone, TX area.


Opportunity Snapshot:


  • Compensation: $35-45.00/hour, DOE
  • Location: Orla and Mentone, TX
  • Housing/Man Camp available
  • Assignment Duration: Long term, 12 months
  • Work Schedule: Rotation shift, 14 days on / 14 days off
  • Benefits: Comprehensive including 401K, Holiday and PTO



 - Daily operation, documentation, and housekeeping of compressor stations and gas processing facilities with reciprocating natural gas compressors

 - Responsible for completing and maintaining required reports, logs and work permits

 - Monitor and adjust equipment to maintain optimum availability, efficiency, and throughput

 - Responsible for performing minor maintenance on engines, compressors, dehydrators, vapor recovery units, flares, separators, slug catchers, air compressors, and cooling fans

 - Daily condensate tank liquid handling and truck scheduling

 - Work with craft personnel to ensure any equipment/system problems are resolved in a timely manner

 - Responsible for reporting, troubleshooting, and correcting abnormal operating conditions

 - Responsible for coordinating and monitoring activities of contract personnel assigned to the area

 - Identify emergency situations and initiate Emergency Response Procedures

 - Promote a safe work environment, implement current safety policies, and ensure environmental policies and regulatory compliance are being met

 - May be required at some locations to monitor meters and gauges to maintain correct temperature, pressure, and flow of gas through system

 - Other duties as assigned


 - High school diploma or equivalent

 - Technical certification or equivalent training in energy-related field preferred

 - Minimum 3 years of stable work history in the energy industry and/or technical training in mechanical and/or electrical field

 - Must have Delta V and Wonderware board experience

 - Experience with gas sweetening and dehydration processes

 - Experience with plant control systems that can include Wonder Ware, Cygnet, or Ignition

 - Basic computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office, including spreadsheet and word processing applications

 - Possess a strong commitment to personal and job safety including complying with state and federal regulations

 - Demonstrate strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to troubleshoot and repair all types of mechanical equipment as well as good verbal/written communication skills, decision making skills and a strong work ethic

 - Willing to work callouts, holidays, and weekends

 - Must live or relocate to within 1-hour response time of job assignment when on duty

 - Willing and able to work the assigned schedule which may include rotating nights and days

 - Willing to work at more than one position

 - Work well within a team environment, and/or independently with limited supervision if needed

 - Understands plant processing with ability to identify enhancement opportunities

 - Ability to interface positively with corporate contacts and other field personnel

 - Must be able to read prints, drawings, and technical manuals and possess the ability to prepare technical reports



The Bergaila Way:


The Bergaila Companies is a nationally recognized leader in providing staffing services to all sectors of the energy industry. We continually focus on partnering with talented professionals, engineering the perfect fit between our clients and employees. Choosing a career path with Bergaila grants you immediate access to nationally recognized organizations we partner with. Bergaila consistently attracts and retains its Employees with our dedicated internal service team, top tier benefits programs for contractors and their families, and commitment to place you in the desired career of your choice.



Client Overview:


Our client is a leading LNG company headquartered in Houston, TX and places value on being accessible to colleagues at every level of the organization. This includes fostering relationships with their customers, as well as to their community involvement and environmental stewardship.




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