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Date: Jul 10, 2017

Location: Moundsville, WV, US, 26041

Company: Williams

Operations Technician II
ReqID: 87641
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Moundsville , West Virginia  26041
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 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:


Williams is seeking a skilled Operations Technician II for the Ohio River Supply Hub. The Operations Technician II is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Compressor Facility and Gas Conditioning Facilities and monitoring associated wellhead production equipment. Responsibilities include coordinating day-to-day plant maintenance and operational changes with Williams’ production personnel, pipeline technicians / technicians within the company and promoting safe work processes and procedures. They will ensure the Compressor Facility is operated and maintained in compliance with all Company and applicable regulatory requirements as well as ensure that equipment is set up to maximize return on investment capital.


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

•Participate in safety meetings for plant employees and ensure compliance with safety manual and other industry safety standards
•Identify and report safety hazards, observe all safety requirements and actively strive to provide a safe work environment for company employees, customers, contractors and the public.

•Provide leadership and communicate company safety expectations to customers, contractors and the public.

•Assist in developing and implementing procedures and best practices as related to the plant operations.

•Participate in planning maintenance and troubleshooting activities for the gas facility and associated production and pipeline facilities.

•Conduct routine plant walk through and surveillance of plant equipment using facility safety procedures. Responsible for facility site surveillance and security.

•Maintain adequate supplies of chemical, filters and other items used on frequent basis.

•Monitor all critical operating plant levels, temperatures, pressures, utilizing the PLC System. Respond to leaks.

•Maintain the control room housekeeping and cleaning.

•Call backup personnel in the advent of plant outages.

•Perform assessments of company facilities to ensure compliance company Plant O&M procedures and practices.

•Monitor all ongoing Inspection and Maintenance programs within a defined geographical region or area.

•Monitor compliance with DOT, and other regulatory agencies where applicable.

•Ensure contractor and company personnel are in compliance with William's Safety Policies.

•Maintain strict surveillance and enforcement of security, safety and environmental rules and procedures at company facilities.

•Audit vendors to meet company specifications; routinely monitor services provided by third party vendors to maintain company William's standards.

•Promote a positive teamwork environment.

•Arrange for water hauling and disposal.

•Perform all duties in accordance with William's Environmental, Health and Safety Guidelines

•Complete all annual training

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

•Provide information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.

•Ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts.

•Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications. Able to learn company specific applications.

•Must be a team player as well as a goal-oriented individual who functions with the highest level of integrity and professionalism.


Education & Work Experience

Minimum Requirements:

•High school diploma or equivalent

•0 – 3 years industry experience

•Strong computer skills (MS Word, Excel and Outlook)



•Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience in a related position

•Technical School Training

•Natural gas pipeline and plant maintenance/operations experience

•Minimum 3 years’ facility field operations experience with glycol and compression systems

Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: X-12 Hour Schedule
Percent of Travel: No Travel
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: Pittsburgh

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