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GTL Operator

Pecos, TX

Posted: 06/24/2020 Employment Type: Direct Hire Function: Skilled Trades Job Number: 19852 Pay Rate: $31-35/hr

Job Description

GTL Plant Operator

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Location: Pecos, TX

Job Pay: $31/HR - $35/HR (Depends on Experience)

•    The GTL Plant Operator is responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of gas to liquid plant, compressors and pipe systems via both computer control center and onsite operations
•    Operate a chilled water system, compressors, fluid separation equipment, valves, gas measurement equipment, etc.
•    Operate plant equipment & system
•    Start-up/Shutdown of plant equipment
•    Adjust controls to operate equipment in the recommended or prescribed operating ranges
•    Visually inspect equipment and controls at periodic intervals to detect malfunctions or need for repair, adjustment or lubrication
•    De-pressure equipment and pipelines
•    Operate valves
•    Monitor plant and pipeline operations and respond to emergency or upset conditions
•    Operate under Process Safety Management (PSM) as required
•    Implement safe work practices and participate in proactive safety culture while ensuring safety for the employee, public and environment at all times
•    Monitor gas gathering system through SCADA and make calls to alert customers of situations that could affect gas deliveries
•    Read, monitor and record various operating conditions such as pressure, temperature, hours of operations, fuel consumed, water levels, etc.
•    Perform minor maintenance on equipment including, but not limited to reciprocating natural gas compressors, fluid separation equipment, valves, etc.
•    Monitor, remove and replace filters, oil, chemicals, other lubricating fluids, gaskets, and valves as needed
•    Change gauges
•    Maintain sites in a clean condition including picking up/taking out trash, control weeds and grassy areas, minor painting, etc.
•    Clean out site glasses as necessary
•    Change out suction/discharge valves on natural gas compressors, light bulbs, and fuses
•    Improve upon meeting the needs and demands of customers
•    Direct and supervise contract labor involved in plant maintenance activities
•    Collaborate with direct supervisor on new and improved ideas associated with an evolving plant and pipeline system
•    Work a rotating 12-hour shift schedule

•    A minimum of a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent is required.
•    Technical certification or equivalent training in a mechanical environment or energy related field is preferred
•    A valid driver's license with acceptable driving record is required
•    Knowledge of the operation, control and general design of various kinds of systems typically present in a processing or fractionation plant is required 
•    The ability to perform basic mathematical calculations, such as, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions is required
•    Basic computer skills such as opening, creating and updating content in MS Word documents and Excel spreadsheets is required
•    Ability to assume responsibility, be flexible, perform duties and handle multiple tasks under potentially stressful and/or hazardous conditions
•    The ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with other individuals, teams, customers, and stakeholders of the business, at various levels of the organization, in a business like and professional manner is required
•    The ability to modify communication style in order to influence, persuade, negotiate, and engage all parties according to the audience and circumstance is required
•    Takes initiative and is proactive in addressing issues. Quickly and efficiently completes tasks
•    The ability to demonstrate conscientiousness, dependability and commitment to the role, team and company
•    The ability to work in a fast-paced environment with less definition, policy, and bureaucracy 
•    Works indoors and outdoors in and around industrial and electrical equipment
•    Works in temperature extremes due to weather conditions and operating equipment
•    Uses physical force to lift, push, pull and hold equipment and tools
•    Climbs and works at various heights and may work in a standing, sitting, lying down, crouched or kneeling position
•    Routinely reacts to visual, aural and other signals, including alarms and instructions, and is required to visually inspect work
•    May work in confined spaces (i.e. tanks, between compressors, vessels)
•    Must be able to regularly bend, stoop, move from ground level to higher levels, raise/lift from ground level and lift up to 50 lbs., manually transport a load up to 75 lbs., apply up to 100 foot pounds of torque
•    Must have ability to get in and out of vehicles regularly and ride over rough roads
•    Shift Rotating

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