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Valve Technician

Deer Park, TX

Posted: 03/11/2019 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Function: Skilled Labor Job Number: 17957 Pay Rate: $20/HR - $22/HR

A growing company is looking for a Valve Technician to join their team. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply!

Location: Deer Park, TX

Job Type: Contract to Hire

Job Pay: $20/HR - $22/HR


  • Disassemble, assemble and test pressure relief and safety relief valves according to ASME, NBIC and API codes, as well as manufacturers specifications
  • Analyze valve problems and choose corrective action
  • Read and interpret schematics for assembly, repair and reassembly as required
  • Work within very close tolerances to ensure product quality
  • Read blueprint drawings, job orders, tooling instructions, or standard charts to determine specification procedures
  • Work to avoid rejection and maintain safety and quality at all times
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet critical deadlines
  • Must be willing to work towards continuous improvement of output, quality and delivery
  • Knowledgeable in bolt torqueing
  • Ability to work in a shop atmosphere and outside in customer owned facilities, i.e. Refineries, Chemical and Petrochemical Plants, Power Plants and Pipeline and Compressor Station facilities.


  • Knowledge of relief and safety relief valves
  • Must understand ASME, NBIC and API codes
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work in both independent and team settings
  • Ability to read and understand drawings
  • Ability to use measurement devices such as Vernier calipers
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Punctual
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of, and ability to safely use basic hand tools
  • Dedication to a safe work environment
  • Ability to work extended hours


  • Minimum 2 plus years of valve repair, testing, reconditioning or modification
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Technical certificates a plus


  • Monday-Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm. Overtime and weekends as determined by project necessity.



Ryan Haywood
Recruiter - Murray Technical

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