Equipment Operator in Artesia, NM at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

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Job Description

About DCP Midstream

DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a “must-run” company and we are committed to greater in everything we do—from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.


Operates heavy machinery including but not limited to backhoe, trackhoe, etc.  Assist with general maintenance. General labor, mechanical maintenance, clean up and working on special projects.

What You Will be Responsible For

  • Operating heavy machinery ie backhoe, trackhoe, etc
  • Assist in the operation of a plant facilities’ various equipment/systems including, but not limited to: cryogenic plant processing, hydrocarbon fractionation units, process controls and measurement, pumps, pressure relief system instrument air system, dehydrators, fuel system, emergency shutdown systems, gas turbines, reciprocating compressors, steam turbines, gas fired boilers, process pumps, amine treating systems, inlet gas receivers and NGL storage and transfer facilities
  • Operate radio, perform lab tests for quality assurance, diagnose mechanic problems, make minor repairs as needed, and various other duties as assigned
  • Assist in responding to alarms and problems within the plant and with direction, make appropriate corrections

  • High school degree or GED
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • CDL preferred
  • Must be able to follow written or spoken work instructions in English
  • Must be willing to work overtime and handle call-outs. Must currently live, or be willing to relocate, to within 35 miles of the reporting location. Must have a reliable means of contact for call-out purposes
  • Able to assume responsibility, perform duties and handle tasks under potentially stressful and/or hazardous conditions
  • Basic computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Able to work well with others
  • Able to perform work independently
  • Open to learning and take pride in a job well done
  • Previous experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Mechanical or instrumentation background is helpful, but not required
  • Able to pass all required Process Safety Management (PSM), Department of Transportation (DOT), and facility specific operator certifications
  • Able to perform basic mathematical equations
  • Able to make decisions and corrections when problems are detected
  • Mechanical aptitude
It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.
Primary Location:  US-NM-Artesia
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  Nov 13, 2019, 10:21:31 AM


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