Employer: Tallgrass Energy
MEASUREMENT TECHNICIAN PRIMARY PURPOSE:
Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and accuracy of natural gas measurement and control facilities. This includes flow computers, chromatographs, contaminant analyzers, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) equipment, regulators, transducers, electronic and pneumatic controllers, relief valves, ultrasonic meters, rotary meters, turbine meters, positive displacement meters, and valves. Performs frequent audits of custody transfer and control data. Required to respond to after-hour “call-outs” due to equipment and/or operational problems and must be willing to work overtime on an as-needed basis.
MEASUREMENT TECHNICIAN ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must be a self-starter and highly motivated.
Install, maintain & operate, measurement equipment
Detect measurement errors and correct volumes as needed and provide supporting documentation.
Monitor assigned area measurement system, and ensure all corrections and proper qualities are applied.
Assess all facets of assigned facilities to ensure accurate measurement while maintaining the company “Lost and Unaccounted For” gas with a high degree of ownership within the established corporate goals.
Perform audits of custody transfer and control data when necessary.
Interpret and apply electrical and electronic schematics about EFM (Electronic Flow Measurement) and measurement electronics.
Responsible for the general upkeep and maintenance of all facilities and equipment as needed.
Oversee the construction and/or maintenance activities performed by third parties.
Complete appropriate documentation and paperwork.
Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory and tariff requirements.
Ability to troubleshoot pneumatic, electronic, and electrical equipment and controls.
Ability to perform basic mechanical work associated with natural gas facilities.
Locate and mark facilities per Company Damage Prevention Program and One-Call procedures prior to and during excavations.
Perform pipeline patrols, population density surveys, leak detection surveys and inspections per Company procedures.
Coordinate local Damage Prevention and Public Awareness activities.
Provide oversight and inspection to ensure asset protection and compliance with Company procedures for excavation activities near pipeline facilities.
Represent the Company during contacts with landowner/tenants, public officials/emergency officials and at local meetings. (One-Call, Pipeline Groups, Soil Conservation, USFS, etc.)
Participate in federal inspections.
Ability to actively support the company safety program.
Identify, report, and correct safety and environmental concerns.
Maintain a high regard for personal safety, for the safety of company assets and employees, contractors, and the general public.
Work performance strives for operational excellence focusing on safety, compliance, efficiency, environmental awareness, and superb technical skills.
Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions and with minimal direct supervision.
Must be available for and provide an emergency response after regular business hours which may require carrying a personal cell phone.
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Must be proficient in computer software applications including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Windows XP, and Windows 7), and be able to manipulate large spreadsheets and databases.
Deal with a wide variety of people with tact, courtesy, and professionalism.
Speak, both in person and by telephone, using a high level of verbal skills, and listen carefully.
Maintain regular, dependable attendance and a consistently high level of performance.
Will work non-traditional hours as needed.
Other daily, weekly, monthly or special project duties as identified and defined.
Other duties as assigned.
Contact Person: Kevin Valley
Location: Klamath Falls, Oregon
Application Method: Application online https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=38340ae2-a942-437e-96d4-37c0dbcc45a4&ccId=19000101_000001&type=MP&lang=en_US&jobId=880843
Base Pay: $35.69-$48.91
2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903