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Operations Technician III (Measurement)

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Date: Feb 14, 2018

Location: Moundsville, WV, US, 26041

Company: Williams

Operations Technician III (Measurement)
ReqID: 94824
Number of Openings: 1
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:



Our Organization is seeking a highly skilled Measurement Operation Technician to be part of our Moundsville, West Virginia Measurement Team. As a Measurement Operation Technician at Williams, the successful candidate will be responsible for measurement data collection, data validation and accuracy.



  • Operate, test, repair, calibrate and install gas measurement, flow control, pressure control and gas quality analytical equipment.
  • Work on Natural Gas and Liquid Measurement Meters such as orifice, ultrasonic, turbine, rotary and others along with associated measurement or control devices according to the policies and procedures as specified in the Company Operations and Maintenance manual.
  • Work to include the calibrating, troubleshooting, dismantling, repairing, rebuilding, assembling and testing of this equipment.
  • Complete sampling of liquid and gas streams and ensure timely delivery of samples.
  • Operate and maintain assigned metering facilities and maintain accurate contractual and Department of Transportation (DOT) records and logs.
  • Understand the operating principles of orifice, positive displacement, ultrasonic, and turbine meters, EFM, odorization and associated equipment, and be able to calculate gas flows.
  • Comply with all FERC, DOT and OSHA guidelines, rules and regulations.




  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications and PC skills
  • Basic PLC or industrial automation experience with skills in the maintaining of Transmitters, RTUS and other Supervisory, Control or SCADA type equipment.
  • Experience with gas and liquid product measurement, handling and quality including volumetric and mass measurement
  • Experience with both electronic and pneumatic controls equipment
  • High level of knowledge and experience with orifice turbine, Coriolis, ultrasonic and positive displacement meters including tank measurement, proving systems and flow computers
  • Knowledge and experience in theory, operation and troubleshooting the components that make up a volumetric and mass measurement metering system and design that meets industry standards
  • Ability to troubleshoot basic electrical circuits.
  • Work in a matrix environment
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
  • Be team oriented and internal and external customer focused



  • Associate's degree from a technical school
  • Minimum one (1) year experience carrying out measurement duties
  • Previously obtained a minimum of six (6) months experience with the oil and gas field or related industry
  • Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience with Measurement operations and/or operations


*Williams is willing to pay limited relocation costs associated with this position


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: 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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