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Operations Technician III

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Date: Mar 10, 2017

Location: Tunkhannock, PA, US, 18657

Company: Williams

Operations Technician III
ReqID: 78241
Number of Openings: 1.0
Hiring Manager: Joseph A Guastella
Location: Tunkhannock , Pennsylvania  18657
Operating Area/Functional Area: Northeast G & P
Ladder/Level: T3


The Northeast Gathering & Processing Operating Area is positioned to become the largest midstream provider in the NE region, while delivering on our commitment to our customers. Our focus is on driving performance in how we deliver safe, reliable and cost-effective facilities that keep Williams competitive in the marketplace. Together, we make energy happen!

Jim Scheel, Sr Vice President - Northeast G&P



  • Maintain gathering facilities, performing maintenance and repairs on, dehydration equipment, amine units, measurement equipment, pipeline equipment and right-of-ways, and all administrative functions associated with these duties
  • Work independently under periodic supervision for highly complex and non-routine tasks
  • Perform testing and calibration of measurement with flow computers and transmitters
  • Regularly perform a wide spectrum of non-routine, moderate to high-complexity assignments requiring technical evaluation
  • Ability to apply fundamental economic evaluations and present recommendations
  • Maintain confidentialities while demonstrating professional conduct and business ethics
  • Consistently display proficiency in teamwork, interpersonal and mentoring skills
  • Readily identify, promptly act upon or efficiently organize any efforts needed to address safety and operational efficiencies, and protection of community, personnel, environment and assets
  • Must be proficient in pigging activities



  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the natural gas industry or related field
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have sound knowledge of Microsoft Office Application and PC skills
  • Must be available for some overtime during nights, weekends and holidays
  • Good driving record (this position requires extensive driving)
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with William’s employees, contractors and landowners
  • Support mechanical and instrumentation control activities associated with turbines, compressors, amine, and measurement systems to ensure balances are within the established limits
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be able to stand, walk, climb, bend, stoop, and squat for long periods of time
  • Willingness to accurately operate 4X4 vehicles
  • Be willing to work in extremely hot and cold temperatures and enclosed spaces
  • Be able to carry and lift items that can weigh 50lbs or more
  • Possess an Associates’ degree in Instrumentation, Controls Technology, Electronics or Mechanical and/or two (2) to three (3) years oil and gas processing plant experience is preferred
  • A Vo-Tech Certification is preferred



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
Talent Scout Amount: $0.00

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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