One Gas Field Tech III in Andrews, Texas
Field Tech III
Job ID: 907
Functional Area: Field Operations
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Location: Andrews, TX
Department: PIPELINE/FIELD SUPPORT
Internal / External: Internal and External
Experience Required: Not Indicated
Performs an advanced level of operating work related to construction and maintenance.
Perform installation, maintenance, and removal work on transmission and distribution pipelines.
Drive and maintain crew truck. Load, unload, and operate tools and equipment including but not limited to:
Pipe and crescent wrenches
Pipe cutters and threaders
Air compressors and generators
Plastic fusion irons
Jackhammers and concrete saws
Mini and large backhoe
Combustible Gas Indicators
No blow equipment
Electro fusion equipment/processor
Perform routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment including but not limited to:
Washing truck and equipment
Fueling truck and checking fluid levels
Changing oil and filters
Maintain various records including but not limited to:
Accident/first aid reports
Investigate customer related orders and/or emergency situations but not limited to:
Low Pressure calls
Class 1 Leaks
Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.
Employee may be required to perform additional duties as assigned.
Experience in use, function, maintenance, and repair of tools and equipment applicable to position.
Experience in application of basic arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division (tested).
Experience in construction and maintenance of transmission and/or distribution pipeline systems.
Experience and training relative to:
Working in excavations and/or confined spaces
Basic customer service activities
Company and governmental operating/safety procedures
Fusing plastic pipe
Characteristics of natural gas
Experience in reading and interpreting maps, atlas pages, blueprints, and job orders.
Experience and knowledge in basic computer functions and relevant software.
Demonstrated ability to read and write fluently in English.
Minimum Applicable driver's license.
Minimum Qualified Plastic Fusion Technician certification.
Minimum Applicable Operator Qualifications.
Lift or move objects weighing up to 20 pounds 10 15 times a day; up to 40 pounds 7 10 times a day; over 50 pounds 10 12 times a day.
Climb into and out of excavations.
Travel over uneven terrain including but not limited to:
React immediately to emergency situations to prevent injury to self and others.
Smell odorant in natural gas.
Detect and react to warning signals at work sites.
Able to operate tools and equipment required.
Communicate and/or exchange information or instructions including use of company cell phones.
Peripheral vision and accurate depth perception.
Visual abilities sufficient to perform job duties.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.