Compressed Gas Plant Worker Job Description Sample
Compressed Natural Gas Technician
Compressed Natural Gas Technician
As a Compressed Natural Gas Technician, you will be responsible for maintain, repair, and troubleshoot Compressed Natural Gas station compressors, natural gas dryers, dispensers, and other associated equipment. Including electrical gear and programmable controls for company owned and external Natural Gas Vehicle refueling facilities.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES BY COMPETENCY
Adept with compressor knowledge and possesses the ability to perform diagnostic procedures.
Orders Compressed Natural Gas station replacement parts, researches vendor options via the internet.
Maintains both electronic and hard copies of daily records, enters service work performed, tracks parts expenses and labor hours, documents maintenance performed and logs customer calls.
Comprehends and implements manufacturer maintenance policies and procedures.
Analyzes complex Compressed Natural Gas failures, determines corrective action and completes the repair.
Strong customer service skills, requires direct interaction with the customer.
Builds and maintains credibility with the customer by providing competitively priced preventive maintenance for Compressed Natural Gas facilities, minimizing the possibility of downtime.
Responds to emergency Compressed Natural Gas calls, providing 24/7/365, on-call technical and repair assistance.
Provides administrative staff with all required documentation and transactions related to purchases and O&M procedures.
Responds to gas leaks, makes necessary repairs or "makes safe" until assistance arrives.
Creates new revenue streams with current and existing customers though the offering of new services.
Optimizes productivity by following recommended repair procedures and being a contributing member of a technical team.
Maintains a safe work environment and follows recommended procedures to eliminate on the job accidents and/or injuries.
Legal authorization to work permanently in the U.S. for any employer without requiring visa transfer or visa sponsorship.
High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Technical School diploma
Factory training certificate from ANGI, Bauer, JW Power, Gilbarco, Tulsa Gas Technologies, or Wayne
Related Work Experience:
Two to four years of Compressed Natural Gas Refueling station and PLC programming experience.
Three to five years of automotive, industrial, or military mechanical experience that includes electrical troubleshooting.
- Prior experience maintaining and troubleshooting compressed natural gas refueling station equipment.
Specific Skills & Knowledge:
Ability to schedule and perform required maintenance activities without direct supervision.
Electric circuits and programmable logic controls.
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
Specific knowledge of Ariel and Bauer CNG compressors.
Specific knowledge of Allen Bradley, Horner, and Siemens programmable logic controllers.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Certifications / Licenses:
- Valid Driver's License
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements :
This position frequently requires prolonged standing.
Ability to participate in a rotating on-call schedule (every third week). You must be able to hit response times (specified by contract) 100% of the time. You may be required to work limited overtime.
This position occasionally requires the incumbent to reach above shoulder level.
This position frequently requires the incumbent to bend, kneel or crouch.
This position requires the ability to lift 50 pounds.
This position requires a pre-employment routine physical.
The incumbent will work near or with moving parts, be exposed to fumes, air borne particles or chemicals.
The incumbent will be exposed to excessive noise and varying weather conditions.
This information describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this job. The description is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required in the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to qualified disabled individuals for performance of essential duties and responsibilities.
Southern Company Gas provides for the energy needs of millions of U.S. households and businesses. As the largest natural gas-only distribution company in the United States, with more than 150 years of history behind us, we're working to ensure that Americans have access to an abundant, safely delivered supply of natural gas for decades to come. We offer our customers a wide range of energy services under one umbrella: seven regulated utilities as well as non-regulated businesses that offer retail, wholesale and storage services.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries . The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a nationally recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications . Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top energy companies in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Gas Pipeline Operations & Maintenance
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Operating Company: Southern Company Gas
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
Union Covered: No
Atlanta Service Center - 576 Northside Dr. (576AtlantaCODE)
576 Northside Dr.
Req ID: GAS2001381
Industrial Compressed Air And Gas Territory Sales Manager
Org Marketing Statement
With annual sales of $12 billion in fiscal year 2017, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 61 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.
Department Marketing Statement
The Industrial Gas Filtration and Generation Division, Parker Hannifin Corp, specializes in the design, manufacture and distribution of compressed air & gas treatment, on-site gas generation systems and clean air solutions.
Responsible for maintaining/increasing sales volume and margin with existing and new accounts within the industrial and distribution channels. Accountable for executing assigned sales goals and sales plans within a designated sales territory.
Responsible for securing and maintaining distribution of products and maintaining effective agreements. Actively support the corporations Win Strategy. Proactively works with all divisional management and related support departments to ensure on time customer service needs are met or exceeded.
Represents company at trade shows and other professional activities. Reports to Regional Sales Manager.
1.Develops and maintains strong client relationships with distributor customers and OEM accounts while meeting position objectives. Ensures Parker products are specified to maintain and increase revenue by prioritizing the opportunities on an account-by-account basis to obtain optimum sales and margin results.
2.Develops and maintains comprehensive technical knowledge of group/divisional products, applications, features, advantages and benefits. Keeps up with internal and external training and development.
3.Obtains specifications and approvals at engineering firms, major accounts and/or distributors assigned to develop increased sales opportunities and margins.
4.Develops and maintains comprehensive knowledge of competitive products and their activity in the market place and provides reports, on a regular and/or monthly basis. Keeps management aware of changes which would affect the distribution of Parker products. Participates in the development and implementation of appropriate response strategies.
4.Assists the division in planning strategy to provide the products and service required for their assigned accounts.
5.Actively supports cross divisional and other group product with proper referral.
6.Provides product training at the distributor and customer levels. Motivates and provides sales direction to the distributors. Assists in the conversion of competitive accounts to Parker.
College degree with a minimum of 2 years' sales experience. Experience w/ direct and or distributor sales of capital equipment preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written.
PC skills, including PowerPoint.
Must be able to travel overnight 50% to 70% of time; or as required.
Proper product and system knowledge preferred.
Must demonstrate ability to motivate and sustain sales growth in territory.
Must be able to cross group sell.
Must have proven track record of exceeds plus experience.
Proven ability to teach for differentiation, tailor for resonance and take control of the sale.
Must have excellent presentation skills.
The applicant must reside within the sales territory, which includes Texas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Kansas. Preferred location for the applicant is near a major metropolitan area in Texas.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions.
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Gas Plant Operations Engineer
Requisition ID: 74382
Primarily responsible for the design, development, and implementation of projects for gas plant assets. Serves as technical resource/expert for troubleshooting and problem-solving. Responsible for the evaluation and implementation of projects to optimize the gas plant operations with strong focus on safety and environmental ramifications
Ensures that projects are designed and constructed in accordance with the company's engineering guidelines and specifications, industry codes and standards, and regulatory agency requirements to meet necessary functionality and performance requirements.
Troubleshoots operational issues by working with all levels of personnel including operators, mechanics, supervisors, managers, etc. and devising new and innovative approaches to solve problems.
Generates ideas for projects to optimize gas plant operations.
Performs economic evaluation and cost estimating for projects.
Prepares appropriate documentation (such as Authorization For Expenditure documentation, cost estimates, and construction turnover packages) for assigned projects.
Conducts and/or participates in plant optimization and feasibility studies as well as expansion studies.
Prepares design specifications for new or revamped equipment.
Participates in and complies with the Process Safety Management program.
Uses technical software (Hysys, ProMax, etc..) to simulate gas plant processes and equipment.
Interfaces with commercial personnel providing input/ideas on projects related to profitability.
Supervises contract personnel in the construction and/or general maintenance and repair of gas plant facilities.
Works with company SME's to maintain thorough knowledge and understanding of applicable DOT, OSHA, EPA, other environmental/safety regulations and company processes and procedures. Implements appropriate provisions into maintenance procedures in order to assure compliance. Ensures area of responsibility is compliant with safety, environmental and other company guidelines, policies, etc.
- Minimum B.S. degree in chemical or mechanical engineering required.
Minimum 5 years' experience within natural gas and/or petroleum industry preferred; must possess a valid driver's license; and have an acceptable driving record.
Knowledge of: natural gas plant processes, including equilibrium staged separations; heat exchange; pumping, compression and expansion equipment; gas/liquid separation equipment; fluid flow, piping design, piping codes, standards, and material specifications; and process control basics.
Skill in: Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office products; excellent analytical skills. Experience with HYSYS (or similar process modeling software) is preferred.
Ability to: Communicate effectively orally and in writing; understand and execute oral and written instructions; handle and maintain confidential information; exhibit high-level self- management skills; perform efficiently and accurately while working on multiple projects in several different geographic locations; determine the distance and relationship between objects; see objects at close range; be courteous to co-workers and customers/owners; follow directions from supervisors; work diligently and independently without direct supervision; work with a positive team attitude; refrain from abusive or profane language and behavior in the workplace.
Andeavor, formerly Tesoro, is a premier refining, marketing and logistics company in the western United States. Our Company operates 10 refineries with a combined capacity of approximately 1.2 million barrels per day, an extensive logistics network, and a retail-marketing system that includes approximately 3,000 retail stations marketed under multiple well-known fuel brands. We employ more than 13,000 talented people.
Our strength lies in our investment in employees and in their future. We measure success not only by the products we bring to our customers, or the financial results we deliver to our shareholders, but also by remaining true to our core values of safety and environmental stewardship, respect and integrity.
Discover your strengths and invest in your future by applying today.
Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Vet / Disability
Posting Notes: || Denver || Colorado || United States (US) || None || |Engineering; Logistics || 80202 ||
Nearest Major Market: Denver
Job Segment: Gas, Operations Manager, Construction, Logistics, Energy, Operations, Engineering
Gas Plant Operator I
The Gas Plant Operator II applies basic and some advanced skills to perform routine and more complex operations using tools and equipment appropriate for the position. Applies a general understanding of the technical concepts, practices, and procedures and a general knowledge of industry standards and government regulations related to operation of gas processing to include dehydration, compression and refrigeration.
Plans and accomplishes a complete range of operational assignments and tasks that are generally routine to moderately complex related to the operation of gas processing plants.
Identifies and locates natural gas pipelines within the area where the natural gas processing plant will be located. Connects the processing plant into the natural gas piping system where specified. Ensures all gas plant systems are properly connected and the plant is ready for operation.
Engages the processing plant and monitors plant operations to ensure optimum quantity and quality of products meet required product specifications. Measures plant input and output using specified measuring techniques and processes.
Maintains the gas plant equipment, natural gas internal combustion engines, natural gas compressors, electrical and pneumatic controls, pump and control equipment. Ensures the plant operations are maintained within designed operating parameters.
Conducts routine shutdowns and startup of equipment and performs emergency procedures when required as well as minor maintenance.
Follows published Process Safety Management (PSM), construction and plant safety procedures. Operates company vehicles in the performance of daily job duties.
Overtime is a requirement of the job. Requires ability to work some weekends, night-time, and/or 12-hour rotating shifts. • Valid driver's license required to operate company vehicles.
Performs other duties as required in a team-oriented environment, which may include assignments in job classifications other than the primary assignment.
High school diploma or G.E.D. and two (2) or more years of related experience. A combination of education, experience and training may be substituted for the post-high school requirements.
Completion of advanced process training or certificates, or equivalent experience of three (3) years in cryogenic, refrigeration or fractionization gas plant operations.
Valid driver's license is required.
Must be knowledgeable in the processes and procedures of the function and perform work of less experienced employees.
Must be able to read, write and speak the English language at a 12th-grade level, perform mathematical calculations required for the position, and learn to interpret and comprehend company policies, procedures, safety instructions, and other like documents used in an energy industry environment.
Competent in the use of standard software applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel and operation of standard office equipment.
Competent in making telephone and direct personal contact with internal and external personnel.
May perform work of lesser skilled employees.
Safety training applicable to the job and the general work area.
LEVEL OF MANAGEMENT OVERSIGHT AND CONTROL:
Works with regular supervision. Follows standard written or oral instructions. May need additional assistance for more complex tasks.
Work is normally performed outside where exposure to conditions of extreme heat/cold, fumes and gases is common. Noise level is moderate to loud and includes sounds of construction, equipment operations, and trucks and like equipment. Job hazards include working in normal, light, and heavy construction activities and working around pressured natural gas and derivatives, water, electricity, and waste lines and under all weather conditions. Overtime is a requirement of the job. Duties will require working some weekends, night time, rotating 12-hour shifts, and possible inclement weather. Will require travel to work site and may require occasional overnight stay on business trips
Work normally requires finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination to operate computer keyboard at moderate skill level. Work may require frequent pushing, pulling, or carrying 50- to 75-pound objects such as tools, equipment work operations. Overtime is a requirement of the job. Work involves standing and walking most of the time, but may involve limited sitting and driving for periods.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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Gas Plant Equipment Operator
Location(s): MN - Inver Grove Heights
Are you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job that doesn't require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that's committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? A field or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you're looking for.
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We anticipate the need for one or more Gas Plant Equipment Operator(s) at our Wescott Plant in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota.
Operates and performs routine operating inspections for gas plant equipment. Also completes daily operating records at 3 MN gas production plants. Responds to plant emergencies as appropriate and will be assigned to 12 hour rotating shift work. This position is subject to the PHMSA Drug and Alcohol FFD testing. The successful candidate must satisfy applicable Part 195 OQ requirements upon hire.
High School Diploma or GED
Must possess valid driver's license
Must possess MN 1st Class A boiler license
Must be able to climb stairways to top of Refrigerated gas storage tanks
Must be able to read and understand plant process drawings and records
Demonstrate commitment to work safely
Required to successfully complete the medical evaluation associated with Xcel's LNG Qualification Program
Steps in Xcel Energy's hiring process
All qualified candidates will be sent an online assessment via e-mail. Applicants must successfully pass in order to be further considered.
Candidates who successfully pass the assessment will be contacted to come in for an information session and interview.
After attending our information session/interview, our Team Leaders will collaborate to decide which candidates are best qualified and offers will be made.
Candidates who accept the employment offer will be required to pass Xcel Energy's background check and drug test. This process can take up to two weeks before clearance is issued.
After successful passing of the background check and drug test, candidates are ready to start the training class.
As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
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Requisition Number: 14245
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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Date: Jul 4, 2018
Location:Mona, UT, US
The maintenance manager position provides direct supervision to the maintenance personnel, ensures the efficient, reliable operation of the facility, and ensures compliance with safety and environmental standards.
Coordinate and supervise all maintenance functions necessary to ensure the efficient and reliable operation of the plant to meet scheduled production level. Must be able to take immediate and decisive action to minimize disruption of operations.
Responsible for plant operating performance as related to equipment reliability and performance.
Schedules all maintenance activities with plant personnel and outside service providers.
Maintain and enforce safety procedures, including all lockout/tagout and safe work procedures.
Maintain direct working relationship with environmental, health and safety representatives.
Develop and direct the implementation of maintenance procedures and plans to assure optimum efficiency and effectiveness in outage planning, giving consideration to equipment capabilities, customer demands, operating personnel and equipment maintenance requirements.
Develop and maintain computerized maintenance management program, including routine, outage, preventive and predictive maintenance programs.
Assist in the selection of plant employees and conduct regular performance reviews.
Coordinate, schedule and conduct mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation maintenance repair and preventative maintenance.
Schedule materials, equipment and personnel for plant activities.
Maintain needed site spare parts in coordination with maintenance and warehouse personnel.
Actively supports compliance with all applicable provisions of federal and state labor laws, environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures.
Perform administrative activities necessary for the effective management of the department, including employee safety, selection and development of employees, salary administration, budget administration, employee counseling and motivation, organizational goals and objectives, planning, organizing, integrating, measuring, and reporting the work performed within the department.
Develop contracts, in coordination with others, and oversee performance of maintenance service agreements and support contractors required for on-site maintenance, services, equipment rentals and maintenance training.
Be able to perform the duties of the plant manager in his/her absence.
Bachelor's Degree in applicable field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
A minimum of seven years of related power plant operations or maintenance experience.
A minimum of three years supervisor/management experience.
Effective verbal and written communication skills, including presentation skills.
Effective interpersonal skills and leadership abilities.
Effective analytical, and problem solving, and decision making skills.
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently.
Ability to read and interpret written documents such as drawings, manuals, procedures, contracts, financial reports, safety rules, policies, and professional periodicals/journals.
Ability to write routine reports, business correspondence and manuals.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and employees at all levels.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Able to conceptualize and develop creative alternatives to problem resolution.
Capable of interpreting an extensive variety of technical instructions in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to deal with abstract and concrete concepts.
Project management skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple issues and projects concurrently.
Knowledge of laws and regulations affecting an electric generating facility.
Thorough knowledge of maintenance philosophy and processes.
Comprehensive understanding of electric generating plant systems.
Primary Location: Mona, UT
Department: Currant Creek Power Plant
Personnel Subarea: Exempt
Hiring Range: 93,500.00 - 121,100.00
Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.
At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.
It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.
Nearest Major Market: Utah
Nearest Secondary Market: Provo
Landfill Gas Processing Plant Manager - RT
Landfill Gas Processing Plant Manager - RT
Louisville, Kentucky 40203
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
By thorough evaluation of operational data, be responsible for planning a proper course of action and have complete ownership for managing production capacity in efforts to reduce plant operating expenses while limiting equipment downtime without impairment. Inspects ongoing activities for safety and environmental compliance, and for adherence to Standard Operating Procedures. Reports and develops recommendations for corrective actions in any instances of reoccurring shutdowns or equipment de-rating in order to notify operations managers whether further analysis is necessary.
Responsible for ensuring compliance with all operational requirements of the air permit, which may include CYCLE task tracking, documentation of compliance with standard operating procedures, performing emissions tests, and adjusting equipment to meet emissions limits. Represents company during third party testing and regulatory inspections.
Secures, manages, and coordinates all 3rd party vendors for scheduled plant maintenance, unscheduled down time, compliance, and well-field issues. Regularly communicates this with the Market Area Gas Operations Manager (MAGOM) and/or Operations Manager.
Manages various relationships with power/gas purchasers as a first point of contact, with respect to facility operations and compliance with scheduling requirements. Complies with power purchase agreements, gas sales agreements, interconnect agreements, or other contracts.
Inspects plant machinery and equipment. Repairs, maintains, and services all equipment in accordance with the facility Standard Operating Procedures, equipment maintenance manuals, and policies and training. Must also be knowledgeable to handle non-routine repairs or issues that may arise and require sound, immediate judgment without direct supervision.
Implements safety policies and practices for all work activities, and ensures these practices are followed by other staff, vendors, contractors, and visitors entering the facility.
Completes all mandatory training activities for both safety and operational training as assigned by supervisor.
Procures plant supplies and replacement equipment in an efficient manner by identifying needs in advance, managing vendors, and working within guidelines as well as being responsible for the annual budget.
Promptly responds to call-outs of plant shutdowns during non-business hours to identify the cause of the shutdown and rectify/diagnose through appropriate repairs or adjustments to return the plant to operation while consulting with operations managers (as needed). This role is given discretion to judge the situation and respond accordingly without management intervention, until needed.
Identifies backup staff in coordination with the regional manager, and assigns call-out schedules to ensure that there is at least one plant manager available 24/7/365 for plant shutdowns and emergencies. For self and backup, adjusts daily or weekly on-site presence at plant during business hours to reflect time spent for call-outs, with consideration that all other daily and monthly duties must be completed on a timely basis.
Maintains the facility spare inventory and provides a written inventory count twice annually.
Schedules and conducts plant tours as requested to support good community relations. Represent company as the on-site technical expert on production of renewable energy from landfill gas. Participates actively in developing and implementing ongoing public relations between the plant and community to ensure favorable outlook of the facility from both customer and community.
Participates in public forums to support business development and community education. Ensures the potential for use of the facility as a marketing platform and supervises such activities. Maintains effective relationships with key political and community decision makers in the region.
Completes special assignments/tasks as required by Operations Manager, Market Area Gas Operations Manager, or Landfill District Manager.
Knowledge Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)
1.Education: High School Diploma or GED (accredited)
2.Experience: 5 years of relevant work experience diagnosing and repairing internal combustion engines and cooling systems.
3.Must have valid driver’s license
4.Fundamental knowledge of computer data entry and interpretation.
5.Must be able to successfully manage fiduciary responsibilities.
6.Must be able to lift a minimum of 100 lbs.
7.Must be able to travel up to 15% with overnight stays.
8.Must be able to diagnose and repair DC circuits 12/24 volts.
9.Basic knowledge of 120/240/480 3ph volt AC circuits.
Understand concepts of 4160 volt circuits
Must be familiar with basic principles of building maintenance.
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?
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Gas Turbine Plant Operator
NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.
More information is available at www.nrg.com. Connect with NRG Energy on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @nrgenergy.
The Gas Turbine Plant Operator will be responsible for inspecting, servicing and operating combustion turbine generators, mechanical and electrical auxiliaries and other plant equipment. This position will also be responsible for monitoring equipment operations through routine observation, recording, and evaluation of data. This position will report directly to the Operations Supervisor.
Continuously monitor Project equipment operation and maintenance to ensure efficient and safe operation.
Perform operations on plant equipment and auxiliaries as directed, such as starting, stopping and clearing equipment for work.
Nominate generation and fuel requirements as required.
Coordinate activities of support personnel on shift. Direct vendor and contractor activities while assigned to the shift.
Prepare maintenance requests for equipment needing repair.
Perform other duties as directed such as preparing reports, logs and time sheets.
Evaluate overall Project and individual equipment performance and identify means to make improvements and/or resolve problems.
Participate in special projects and duties assigned by the Plant Manager or Operations Supervisor to enhance unit operation or maintenance. This may include documenting and reporting equipment status, instrument and control calibration, etc.
Responsible for the correct and adequate response to emergencies such as fire, hurricanes, etc. by personnel supervised by this position.
Responsible to the immediate supervisor to ensure that incumbent complies with the Safety over Production, Environment over Production and Conduct of Operations Programs and that they have taken all reasonable precautions to prevent incidents of noncompliance by themselves or on the part of others.
The incumbent shall further be responsible to immediately report to their supervisor any known or suspected violations of the environmental program or any situation they suspect could lead to a violation.
Responsible to maintain the confidentiality of all information available to the position.
Perform all duties and responsibilities assigned by the immediate supervisor to this position, but not specifically stated in this description.
Associates degree in Industrial Technology or Engineering COMBINED with four (4) years of work experience in a related field. In lieu of a degree, a high school diploma COMBINED with six (6) years of mechanical or electrical maintenance experience in power plant operations may be considered
Must be available to work a rotating shift schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
Must have basic computer skills
Must have a valid driver's license
Must be available to travel overnight up to 25% of the time
Must be able to qualify and maintain FDNY "Certificate of Fitness" (COF) licenses
- Ten (10) years of mechanical or electrical maintenance experience in power plant operations
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Must have demonstrated technical ability in the operation and maintenance of gas turbine or similar generating systems.
Must know the procedures for starting, stopping, controlling and isolating plant equipment during emergencies and repairs.
Must have demonstrated the ability to communicate effectively. Communication skills are essential.
Must be able to operate a computer terminal.
Must be able to personally respond to plant emergencies.
Must be physically capable of climbing stairs and ladders.
Must be capable of physically demanding work at heights and with adverse conditions during operations and when participating in fire/emergency activities.
Must be physically capable of entering and working in a confined space.
Must be physically capable of lifting 50 lbs. of weight
Must have eyesight corrected to 20/40 to accurately read and interpret instruments and gauges.
Must be physically capable to pass a respirator physical and respirator fit test
Must be physically capable to work a rotating shift schedule.
Must be able to respond and be available for any plant emergencies.
Work with hand tools (up to 10 pounds) in position above/below the head and extended from the body.
Must be physically capable to hear and understand audible alarms, detect changes in noise levels of rotating equipment, and portable radio communication.
NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace. To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.
Official description on file with Human Resources
Gas Plant Operator
Responsible for operating the gas storage plant operation to ensure its integrity, optimization, and reliability to meet customer demands and interconnect pipeline requirements at a high deliverability Compressor facility. This position requires the incumbent to work independently with minimal supervision, work 12-hour shift rotation, and work other than normal work hours.
Operate the gas plant safely, reliably and consistent with company standards and requirements to serve its customers. Start, stop, and change the sequence of operation of equipment, as required by system load conditions, to optimize energy efficiency and reliable operating configuration. Operate and maintain engines and pneumatic and electrical controls.
Monitor system integrity. Initiate emergency operating procedures including notifications to supervision, emergency response personnel, and regulatory agencies. Monitor facility security.
Coordinate activity with company and interconnecting pipeline gas control departments.
Perform minor maintenance and inspections.
Complete required reporting and other documentation.
- This position requires a High School diploma or equivalent. Typically requires 2 to 5 years of related experience. Previous experience with MAXIMO database is highly desirable.
Ability to read technical manuals, one-line diagrams, piping alignment sheets, etc.
Possess knowledge of mechanical principals.
Ability to work alone (day or night).
Possess intermediate level proficiency in Microsoft applications (Excel/Word/Outlook/Access) specifically for the purposes of word processing, spreadsheet applications, and information retrieval.
Ability to maintain detailed records to ensure compliance with all
Company policies as well as all local, state, and federal regulations.
Capable of recognizing and analyzing equipment and system problems and taking appropriate corrective action.
Possess strong verbal and written English communication skills.
Country: United States
Work Location: 1500 Holbrook Park Rd.
State / Province: Louisiana
All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability orprotected veteran status.
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Natural Gas Plant Operations And Maintenance Technician
Natural Gas Plant Operations and Maintenance Technician
Location: Angleton, Texas*
To safely operate and maintain a landfill gas (LFG) to high btu (natural) gas processing facility in a manner that complies with environmental regulations, optimizes the financial results of the project, and achieves customer satisfaction.
Work is performed under general or indirect supervision with results evaluated against achievement of set production goals within spending guidelines. Adherence to laws, regulations, policies, and procedures while exhibiting professional conduct and always using safe practices in an environmentally responsible manner is expected.
Operate and maintain all equipment and assets to achieve performance and production objectives while reducing operating expense and maximizing equipment service life.
Accurately collect, report, and analyze operational, maintenance, and environmental data.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct day-to-day operation, maintenance and repair of an LFG facility, LFG collection system and LFG delivery pipeline. Perform equipment inspections, testing and operational checks. Work is performed under general supervision of a Facility Manager.
Monitor all operating equipment, and adjust (using manual and/or automated controls) as necessary to meet performance and production goals
Record operating data and maintain operating records including periodic production reports
Maintain facility logbook, highlighting activities and noteworthy events
Collect oil, water, wastewater, gas and air samples for analysis
Perform equipment inspections, tests and operational checks
Diagnose and correct adverse operating conditions and equipment malfunctions
Investigate mechanical problems, recommend appropriate repairs, replacements and enhancements
Perform mechanical and minor electrical repairs
Perform routine buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs
Maintain spare parts inventory and records
Support, assist and direct the work of contractors on-site
Maintain filing system for drawings, instruction books and manuals
Implement the facility's Safety Procedures
Participate in periodic safety and environmental compliance audits and inspections
Assist Gas Recovery Manager and Well Field Technicians as requested
Other tasks as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities*
A high school diploma / GED is required. Completion of a Certificate, Associate's, or Bachelor's degree in a technical or scientific discipline (Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, Plant Operations, Pipeline Operations, Automation, Instrumentation, Controls, or similar) or equivalent work experience is highly desired.
Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted state driver's license and a clean driving record.
The successful candidate will demonstrate experience and/or ability with:
Chemical or Natural gas processing and/or transportation; prior experience collecting and/or converting landfill gas to energy preferred but not required
Operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of:
Rotating equipment (pumps, screw compressors, fans, motors, blowers, etc.), flow controls (valves, flow meters), burners (flares, thermal oxidizers), and heat transfer equipment (HVAC, heat exchangers)
Instrumentation and Control Systems (HMI, PLC, VFD), Sensors (Temperature, Pressure, Fluid Flow, Level Control), and Analyzers (Gas Chromatograph, Dew Point, Oxygen, 4-Gas Monitors)
On and off-road vehicles (scissor lifts, aerial lifts, forklifts, tele-handlers, skid steers, mini-excavators, and ATV/UTV)
Working independently to analyze problems, develop solutions and make or recommend sound alternatives
Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with peers, supervisor, management, customers, clients and vendors
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Professional demeanor effectively representing company in various circumstances
Dedication to safe work practices
Efficiently handling competing priorities and tasks
Organization and focus to meet deadlines
Computer skills, including proficiency with MS Office applications; PLC Programming a plus
/ Results oriented/
/ High standards/
/ Attention to detail/
/ Organization and planning/
/ Open to new ideas/
/ Receptive to constructive feedback/
- Physical Demands*
The physical demands characterized here epitomize those that must be met by an employee to properly perform the integral functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
In order to properly perform the integral functions of this job, the employee is routinely required to reach with hands or arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, feel and smell. The employee must be able to walk on shallow and steep slopes, sometimes in inclement weather. Frequently the employee will be required to stand, walk, and sit. It is crucial to the outcome of job tasks that the employee is able to use hands and fingers to handle and manipulate object as well as to talk and hear.
The employee in this classification will be required to frequently lift objects of up to 25 pounds in weight. Occasionally, the employee will have to lift or move objects of up to 50 pounds in weight.
Vision requirements for this position include close, distance and peripheral vision, along with depth perception.
- Working Conditions*
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions, including wet and/or humid conditions, and extreme cold and/or heat. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and/or machinery. The noise level in the work environment is moderate. Most work is within the vicinity of a municipal solid waste disposal facility. Employee will routinely operate forklifts, motor vehicles and/or ATV style off road vehicles on unimproved terrain.
Employee will be required to respond to call-outs (plant upset conditions) within one hour during other than normal business hours and work unscheduled overtime and may occasionally be required to travel to other work locations using personal transportation (travel expense reimbursed within policy limits).
- DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.*
Requisition ID: 19857
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