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Date: Oct 2, 2017

Location: Connellsville, PA, US, 15425

Company: Williams

Engineer II
ReqID: 90702
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Connellsville, Pennsylvania 15425
Operating Area/Functional Area: Northeast G & P


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in North America. Williams is investing in some of the largest energy projects in North America and our project managers make big decisions. Every day. Whether it’s an expansion project, a new asset development or industry growth, our project managers take the lead at all project stages. If you are looking for an opportunity to lead some of the most exciting projects in the energy industry, this is the perfect time to join us.

Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:



Our organization is seeking an energetic engineer to join our talented workforce.   This position will be a part of the Technical Services team based in Connellsville, PA.   The role of a technical services engineer is to participate in the optimization of gas gathering systems, a broad range of gas gathering, compression, and dehydration applications so that the assets become more reliable, safe, and efficient.  This engineer would provide daily engineering support and guidance, optimize existing assets, support compliance and process safety efforts, and scope/execute efficiency and maintenance projects.


The Ohio River Supply Hub business area gathers and transports natural gas and condensate via pipelines, recovers NGL from natural gas through cryogenic process, and fractionates NGL into purity product.



  • Participate in planning, commissioning, and start-up of new and modified facilities.
  • Develop basic engineering packages for projects including plot plans, pipeline route map, process flow diagram (PFD), piping and instrument diagram (P&ID), electric one line diagram, and major equipment list. Perform work in accordance with Williams’ standards including Project Life Cycle and WIMS.
  • Bid engineering and construction services (survey, civil, structural, electrical, mechanical, piping, controls) and equipment vendor selections.
  • Work with peers and leaders to ensure that priorities with system operations and area goals are met.
  • Understand industry standards, applicable regulatory codes and requirements, and company standards.
  • Plan, communicate, and execute projects in accordance with expense and capital forecasting.
  • Work seamlessly with operations, maintenance, and engineering & construction to safely operate, maintain, optimize, and improve pipeline and compressor facilities.
  • Coordinate efforts to improve compressor station and pipeline facility efficiencies and reduce operating costs.
  • Provide technical input to the planning and implementation of compressor and pipeline maintenance projects.
  • Assist in troubleshooting, analysis, and engineering modeling support for gathering systems and compressor stations.



 Functional/Technical Competencies:

  • Have computer experience with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Projects, PowerPoint, and Excel Work products.
  • Possess the ability to manage multiple complex projects with a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Possess the ability to support others through technical training and guidance on planning, scheduling, and engineering subjects.
  • Have the motivation and ability to improve existing processes.


 Leadership Competencies:

  • Integrity, Values, and Trust – Instills confidence of one’s intentions and positively represents the organization by being responsible and trustworthy.
  • Drives for Results – Is motivated and determined to achieve objectives while working in compliance.
  • Communication – Exchanges thoughts and information clearly and concisely to ensure understanding of intended messages.
  • Self-Knowledge- Personally explores and seeks feedback from others to understand talents, motivations, values, and development needs; utilizes understanding to improve performance and build relationships.
  • Problem Solving- Uses a combination of logic, analysis, experience, wisdom, and methods, to make sound and timely decisions to solve problems.
  • Champions inclusion/works well with others - Values and encourages diversity; respects and leverages the backgrounds, capabilities and ideas of others, resulting in collaborative working relationships.
  • Customer/stakeholder focus - Makes customer-stakeholder needs a primary focus of one’s actions; develops and sustains effective customer/stakeholder relationships.
  • Process and systems management - Ensures that the organization’s operations are efficient, effective, and responsive to customer needs.



A Successful Candidate Will:

  • Possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering.
  • Have minimum 1 year experience in oil and gas industry, but still acquiring higher level knowledge and capabilities.
  • The successful candidate would have knowledge of gathering systems and gas processing.
  • Have working knowledge in two of the following areas: Operations, Design, Business Development, Construction, or Environmental.
  • Have technical knowledge and experience around equipment such as rotating equipment, heat exchangers, process & gathering pipe, direct fired heater, process control and instrumentation, electrical power, pressurized vessel.
  • Preferred candidate will have an understanding of industry and operating requirements around Oil & Gas Industry, and applicable codes, standards and regulations.



 A Successful Candidate May:

  • Understand and use engineering modeling applications and economic evaluation tools.
  • Have an Engineer in Training (EIT) certification.


Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

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