Controls/Measurement Technician

  • Energy
  • Manning, North Dakota, ND, USA
  • Aug 27, 2019
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

Location: United States (US)  - Manning, ND 

Job Category: Operations; Trades/Technical

Employment Type: Employee Full-time

Relocation Eligibility: This position is eligible for our domestic relocation program   

Application Deadline: 09/30/2019  

We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TC Energy, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously.

Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities.

We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day. We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges.

 

The opportunity

Our US Gas Operation’s team is evolving to meet the needs of our growing business and we are expanding our presence in Manning, North Dakota.

We are seeking a motivated Controls and Measurement Technician who has Electrical, Instrumental and Controls skills as well as measurement skills with aptitude to repair, install, troubleshoot, and perform other planned maintenance and corrective tasks on assigned electronic, electrical, pneumatic and/or mechanical control systems, devices, and ancillary equipment. Additionally, the successful candidate works on a team that operates and maintains a high pressure natural gas pipeline system, turbine and reciprocating driven compressor station, gas measurement equipment and other related facilities and is subject to hazardous conditions including; escaping high pressure gas, adverse weather conditions, working from heights, heavy lifting and cramped conditions.

 

What you’ll do

 

  • Operates and maintains natural gas compressor station, pipeline, and auxiliary equipment such as PLCs, electrical generators, air compressors, valves, pipelines, filters, scrubbers, etc. in a manner to meet operational needs in compliance with company and regulatory requirements
  • Perform installation, testing, repair and maintenance on natural gas facilities, measurement facilities and pipelines as well as other associated equipment used in natural gas transmission systems
  • Troubleshoot equipment problems utilizing technical reference manuals and documents
  • Perform technical analysis to prepare recommendations for future action
  • Provide multi-skilled maintenance support with other technicians in the completion of pipeline, mechanical and measurement activities
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and training to other personnel
  • Manage and co-ordinate usage of third party contractors

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Electrical, Instrumentation, Controls, Measurement or Telecommunications technical training, apprenticeship program
  • Equivalent education or experience may be considered in lieu
  • Must have the qualifications, experience and ability to competently and efficiently perform the duties assigned
  • Must have the ability to complete tasks and assignments in a safe and environmentally responsible manner, ensuring proper handling and disposition of hazardous waste
  • Utilize computers and e-mail for internal and external communication, record keeping, on-line reporting, material and supply ordering, and filing of various forms
  • Must have a proven safe driving record and provide documentation of past traffic violations upon request

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Previous natural gas pipeline expertise and experience will be considered a strong asset


*This position requires candidates to:

 

  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license;
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing;
  • Be subject to call out 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and extended workdays and or workweeks including overnight stays away from home location, carry a pager and/or cell phone, and to work a rotating on-call schedule;
  • Travel to other company locations for temporary assignments, meetings or training which would involve some overnight stays away from home.

 

*Driving a motor vehicle is an essential job function of this position.  Following a conditional offer of employment, the Company will check the motor vehicle records of any job applicant when driving is an essential job function

 

About our business


TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.


Our 92,600-kilometre (57,500-mile) natural gas pipeline network is positioned in two of the most prolific and lowest cost basins in North America – the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) and the Appalachian Basin. Our systems are well placed to meet the continent’s growing demand for clean-burning natural gas by connecting the supply in these basins to important and growing markets across the continent. We supply more than 25 per cent of the clean-burning natural gas consumed daily across North America. 

 

Apply now!

Apply to this posting by 09/30/2019 using reference code 59241. You must apply through our jobs system at jobs.tcenergy.com. Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Use a desktop or laptop computer to avoid system errors.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

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Thank you for choosing TC Energy in your career search.

 

* Depending on qualifications, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.

* Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.

* All positions require background screening. Some require criminal and/or credit checks to comply with regulations.