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Field Operations Technician

Job type:Contract to Perm
Town/City:Oxford
State:CT
Salary/Rate:$32.50 - $32.50 per hour
Business Sector:Engineering
Job ref:JF89271052
Post Date:May 13, 2024
Lighthouse Professional Services a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group, is proud to be a “Best in Staffing 2023” award winner. We have over 50 years of experience placing people with small and global companies. Our offices in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts serve clients nationwide.
 
We are currently seeking a Field Operations Technician for a client in Oxford, CT
 
DESCRIPTION
Position Summary and Special Duties:
  • This position will perform DOT required operations and maintenance tasks for various compressor stations.
  • Involved in cross-functional day-to-day activities in the disciplines of plant operations, pipeline damage prevention, gas measurement and maintenance/compliance tasks associated with high pressure gas pipeline systems.
  • Willl perform operational and maintenance tasks to assure continuity of operations of assigned facilities within Company operating/safety/environmental procedures, operability of engines, compressors, cooling equipment, pumps, valves and fittings and other associated equipment.
  • Must be adaptable to changing priorities and project conditions.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical controls, instrumentation is required.
  • Knowledge of pipeline regulations, damage prevention programs and pipeline maintenance is desirable.
  • Ability to respond in a timely manner to any emergency or after-hours calls. May be exposed to working in harsh weather. Work schedules may include weekends and holidays as well as after-hours call-outs required by operational need or emergencies.
Requirements:

  • Three to five years of experience with measuring equipment (ultrasonic and turbine meter preferred) and communications equipment (such as WAN, VSAT and telephone) in the natural gas industry is preferred.
  • Experience with flow computers, RTU’s pressure and temperature transmitters, field emergency response and general natural gas safety practices.
  • Experience with PLC based controls and gas turbines. Ability to operate, troubleshoot and maintain natural gas plant equipment, pumps, exchangers, compressors, and related auxiliary equipment.
  • Ability to read & interpret Operations & Maintenance manuals, blueprints and to follow company policies and procedures.
Details: 
Duration: One Year Contract to Hire
Location: Oxford, CT
Pay Rate: $32.50/per hour, OT available at times.
Benefits: Yes, contribuator medical/vision/dental/short & long-term disability, 401k
Shift: 1st 7:00am-3:30pm