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Field Maintenance Technician

Field Maintenance Technician

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We are currently seeking a Field Maintenance Technician for a long- term contract position with a leading midstream services firm in Graham, TX. Our client owns, operates, acquires and develops midstream energy assets.


The Field Maintenance Technician will be responsible for:


- Reviewing and monitoring plant operation/processes for optimizing quality and production of products meeting required data specifications.  The responsibility of the technician is to work safely, have good trouble shooting skills on mechanical equipment (natural gas internal combustion engines, natural gas compressors, gas turbines, electrical and pneumatic controls, pumps, and control equipment.
- The schedule will consist of 12 hour rotating shifts and will require some weekends and holidays to be worked.
- The position also has associated callouts and overtime.
- Duties will include working at field compressors stations and truck loading.
- Technician will also be required to perform certain PSM functions and activities.
- Perform routine shutdowns and startup of equipment and perform emergency procedures when required.
- Training of co-workers in safe and proper job procedures.
- Installing equipment such as pumps, motors, and valves and perform general maintenance when needed.
- Working knowledge of Natural Gas Characteristics, Engine & Compressor Operations and Maintenance.
- Responsible for operation, surveillance, diagnosis, troubleshooting, minor repair, preventive maintenance and overall proper function of all types of mechanical equipment for compressor station operation which is includes but not limited to: Engines, Compressors, Pumps, Valves, air coolers, filtration equipment, pressure relief devices, glycol dehydration and other specialty items.
- Learn to fill out applicable work/hot work permits, lockout/tagout documentation, attend and participate in tailgate sessions with others involved in work site activities.
- Learn and understand our clients Safety Policies and Procedures and Business Ethics Policies.  Plan and perform all assignments in a safe manner by utilizing the proper tools, safety and environmental precautions, permitting, and Process Safety Management.
- Have a basic knowledge of ones work and how it will affect other co-workers in the plant and field operations.

- Have a basic understanding of natural gas pipelines systems in relation to compressor station operations. 


- 1+ years of related work experience
- Minimum High School Diploma or Equivalent
- Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license to include a safe driving record satisfactory to the company
- Solid computer skills to include Microsoft operating system and Office Software
- Ability to work overtime, weekends, holidays, with the ability to respond to call outs as needed to fulfill business objective and the ability to work shifts for plant or field conditions
- Ability to lift 50 lbs, and pull\push at least a minimum of 75lbs.
- Ability to work in changing climate conditions and in a plant environment.
- Able to work in close quarters: i.e., work while kneeling, squatting, sitting, climbing, and standing
- Follow and adhere to all applicable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines (ex: eye protection, footwear, Nomex)
- The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms