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Asset Integrity Specialist

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Date: Apr 13, 2017

Location: Wamsutter, WY, US, 82301

Company: Williams

Asset Integrity Specialist
ReqID: 82181
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Wamsutter, Wyoming 82301
Operating Area/Functional Area: West

 

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Summary and Purpose

Our organization is seeking a highly qualified Asset Integrity Specialist III for the Overland Pass Pipeline System (OPPL), which operates assets across Wyoming, Colorado, and Kansas. . Reporting to the Supervisor of Asset Integrity, the primary purpose of the Asset Integrity Specialist is to provide technical support for internal and external corrosion controls, maintain the integrity of pipelines and vessels, as well as, maintain a safe and environmentally friendly atmosphere.
 

Location and Area of Responsibility

  • The Asset Integrity Specialist will be responsible for approximately 425 miles of pipeline from our Opal facility near Kemmerer, Wyoming to Southeastern Wyoming near Laramie.
  • The successful candidate is encouraged to reside in and/or around the Rawlins, Wyoming area.

 

Duties & Responsibilities
Cathodic Protection (CP)

  • Perform periodic facility inspections and surveys
  • Complete all necessary documentation
  • Ensure readings and records are in compliance with all company and regulatory requirements
  • Support the successful completion of regulatory audits
  • Install and maintain all cathodic protection facilities;
  • Perform tests for cathodic protection system design and mitigate any problems
  • Coordinate cathodic protection construction projects (cathodic protection and reconditioning (recoating);
  • Pipeline integrity surveys which include direct assessments and close interval surveys;
  • Perform audit reviews with operations and support them during audits

 

In-Line Inspection (Note:  ILI projects are managed by Asset Integrity Engineer)

  • Perform periodic facility inspections and surveys
  • Complete all necessary documentation
  • Ensure readings and records are in compliance with all company and regulatory requirements
  • Support the successful completion of regulatory audits
  • Install and maintain all cathodic protection facilities
  • Perform tests for cathodic protection system and design and mitigate any problems
  • Coordinate cathodic protection construction projects (cathodic protection and reconditioning (recoating)
  • Pipeline integrity surveys, which include direct assessments and close interval surveys
  • Perform audit reviews with operations and support them during audits.

 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Internal corrosion assessment and mitigation as required
  • This position is primarily a field position and requires the physical capability of traversing rugged terrain on foot when required, with occasionally carrying heavy loads of up to 30lbs in a field environment with the ability to conduct pipeline inspections in rough terrain.
  • Absorb, adapt and execute additional responsibilities commensurate to the position as requested by supervisor or required by other management decisions
  • The successful candidate is expected to attend training courses and conferences to stay current on pipeline integrity evaluation methods and technology and actively participate in the continuing development and improvement of Williams´ corrosion program.

 

Minimum Requirements

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Previously obtained a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have basic to intermediate knowledge level of Microsoft Office Applications, (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc..), with the ability to become proficient with all corrosion software (Pipeline Toolbox, RSTRENG, CPDM/PCS and ILI vendor software)
  • Travel outside the normal operating area up to 25%
  • Possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and initiative skills
  • Be able to work in both a team setting and as an individual with minimal supervision
  • Interface with technical services, government agencies, emergency planning committees, emergency responders, landowners, contractors, etc...
  • Be willing to work towards and maintain a NACE certification at CP Level II – CP Technician
  • Demonstrate an intermediate knowledge of mathematics, algebra, and trigonometry
  • Possess a valid state driver’s license with the ability to obtain Department of Transportation (DOT) certification is required


Preferred Qualifications

  • Possess a two (2) year technical degree and/or four (4) or more years related experience
  • Possess a NACE CP Level I CP Tester certification
  • Possess a NACE CP Level II CP Technician certification
  • Possess a CMV driver’s license

 

***Please Note:  This job will be filled at a level commensurate with education and experience. In addition, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required to the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice***

 

 

 

  

 

Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: S-8 Hour Schedule
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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