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Date: Jun 1, 2018

Location: La Sal, UT, US, 84530

Company: Williams

Operations Tech II
ReqID: 98902
Number of Openings: 1
Location: La Sal, Utah 84530
Operating Area/Functional Area: West


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in America. We take our environmental responsibilities seriously and are fully committed to the protection of our neighbors, the environment and our assets. This commitment extends to every office and asset where we operate.  We need your expertise to serve as a change leader, educator, advocate, consultant and mentor as part of our organizational safety culture.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:

Williams Northwest Pipeline business unit is seeking an Operations Pipeline Technician II level, in the Moab district. This position will be for the Moab, Utah and Grand Junction, Colorado areas.   Northwest Pipeline is one (1) of three (3) interstate natural gas pipelines operated by Williams, and is approximately 4,000 miles of natural gas pipeline that extends from the San Juan Basin in Northwestern New Mexico to a point on the Canadian border near Sumas, Washington.



  • Perform preventive pipeline facility maintenance and work described under the job progression system for the pipeline technician job family.
  • Responsible for the handling of natural gas as related to Clark Reciprocating Engines and Solar turbine Compressors
  • Maintain  and troubleshoot all related subsystems which include: starting, stopping, shutdowns, and combustion controls
  • Responsible for the maintenance of all meter stations, pipeline facilities, corrosion, and right of ways (ROW)
  • Handle facility encroachment activities which include pipe location, excavation, and inspection which result from one-call notifications and/or direct calls.
  • Interact with technical services, government agencies, emergency planning committees, emergency responders, landowners, and contractors



A Successful candidate must:

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Be willing to work after hours, on-call rotations, nights and weekend shifts
  • Provide the ability to work both in a team setting and as an individual with minimal supervision
  • Possess a valid state driving license and an excellent driving record
  • Demonstrate safety as the utmost priority
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with government agencies, landowners, and contractors
  • Participate in Williams’ Operations Development Plan (ODP)
  • Have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications and PC Skills
  • Be able to stand, walk, climb, bend, stoop, and squat for long periods of time
  • Be able to carry and lift items that can weigh 50lbs or more
  • Be willing to work in extremely hot and cold temperatures, work in enclosed spaces, and be able to work with high noise levels



A successful candidate may

Have a strong background in electrical and instrumentation

Previously worked in and/or around the oil and gas industry

Demonstrate good organizational, interpersonal, communication and initiative skills and have a very positive outlook.


Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: N-Not Applicable
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: Utah

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