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Date: Jul 12, 2017

Location: Moundsville, WV, US, 26033

Company: Williams

Operations Technician II
ReqID: 86202
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Moundsville, West Virginia 26033
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. At Williams, we’re focused on being great. If you are a high-performer and are committed to contributing to something much bigger than yourself, you are going to love working here. We’re well positioned to help meet the growing demand for natural gas as a cleaner-burning domestic energy source.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:

Our Organization is seeking a highly skilled Operations Technician to be part of our Ohio Valley Midstream, Fort Beeler location. As a Technician II at Williams, the successful candidate will be responsible for the operation, inspection, repair and maintenance on the selected natural gas treating systems and compressor stations.

Fort Beeler has three process trains and is responsible for supplying 520 MMscfd (millions of cubic feet of gas per day).              


  • Regularly perform a wide spectrum of non-routine, moderate to high-complexity assignments that would require technical evaluation, innovation, and judgment.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and operate the following: Gas-Fired Engines and Reciprocating Compressors
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and operate Centrifugal and positive Displacement Pumps, Exchangers, Vessels
  • Operate, troubleshoot and maintain cryogenic plant equipment
  • Accurately complete maintenance records, service reports and other documents an functions as requires
  • Embrace safety and environmental compliance as a number one priority
  • Troubleshoot and communicate equipment failures and equipment health analysis while overseeing all daily maintenance tasks
  • Participate in data gathering, reporting functions, plant start-ups, plant shut downs, maintenance tasks and assist in justifying future projects
  • Utilize knowledge and experience to solve moderate and to high-complex issues
  • Work overtime, during nights, weekends and holidays
  • Assist with the work efforts of maintenance crews of William’s outside contractors
  • Possess advanced troubleshooting skills


Beneficial Competencies for this Role:

  • Previously obtained experience with cryogenic operations,  gas gathering or similar role
  • Operate facilities within the regulations of Process Safety Management, Department of Transportation, Risk Management Program and company procedures
  • Apply fundamental economic evaluations present recommendations to the team
  • Maintain confidentialities and demonstrate professional conduct and business ethics
  • Readily identifies and promptly acts upon of efficiently organizes any efforts needed to address safety and operational efficiencies with the protection of community, personnel, environment and assets in mind
  • Thoroughly understands industry and system requirements, while possessing the ability to produce results and to meet more complex goals
  • Have working knowledge of flow meters, control valves, and other associated measurement devices




  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have adequate communication skills
  • Availability to be in the on-call rotation
  • Work shift work when required to meet business needs
  • Have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Application and PC skills


  • Hold 3 years maintenance or prior experience in gas processing or treating facility
  • Possess an Associates’ degree in Mechanics, Controls Technology, or Electronics.
  • Previously completed a Mechanical or Industrial Process Operator Program

Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: W-10 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.




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