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Date: Sep 13, 2017

Location: Kemmerer, WY, US, 83101

Company: Williams

Operations Tech I
ReqID: 90621
Number of Openings: 2.0
Location: Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101
Operating Area/Functional Area: West

Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States. The backbone of Williams’ workforce is our technical and operations team. From processing plants to pipelines and compressor stations, we depend on the skills and dedication of our technicians to deliver the performance our customers expect. We’re looking for highly skilled technicians who will enjoy being part of a collaborative team.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:

Generally performs basic operations and maintenance tasks that have lesser complexity. Relies on established guidelines and/or detailed direction. Work will familiarize individual with programs and practices of the Company.


  • Perform preventive facility maintenance and work described under the job progression system/development plan for the operations technician job family
  • Responsible for the handling of natural gas as related to turbine and or reciprocating compression
  • Maintain and troubleshoot subsystems and ladder logic controls which include but not limited to:  starting, stopping, safety shutdowns, and combustion controls
  • Operate and maintain natural gas well locations, meter stations, pipeline facilities, corrosion control and pipeline right-of-way.
  • Handle facility encroachment activities including pipe location, excavation, and inspection resulting from one-call notifications and/or direct calls


Qualifications Required:

 Understand safety as the utmost priority while demonstrating this priority on a daily basis

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Be willing to work after hours and on-call rotations, with some out of area travel required
  • Be willing to travel up to 25%
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Have an intermediate knowledge level of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc..) and PC skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with landowners, contractors, and/or customers
  • Possess a valid state driving license with an excellent driving record
  • Demonstrate the ability to work in a team setting and as an individual with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to walk, bend, crawl, work in extreme heat, extreme cold, high noise, and enclosed spaces, while climbing ladders, and lifting items that weigh more than 50lbs



  • Be eager to learn a wide variety of tasks to safely operate complicated natural gas facilities
  • Experience with Electronic Flow Measurement, Process Logic Controls, Separation, Dehydration, Piping, Valves and Pigging Facilities
  • Possess a two-year technical degree in diesel/diesel –electric, automotive, aircraft mechanics, and/or electronic instrumentation. **Related work experience will be considered**
  • Previously worked in and/or around the oil and gas industry


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: No

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.

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

Job Segment: Gas, Gas Technician, Pipeline, Instrumentation, Energy, Operations, Engineering