Field Technician (I&E) in Oil Center, NM at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

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Job Description

Job summary:

With about 67,500 miles of pipeline, our field operators keep our extensive systems flowing and connect hundreds of wells to our gathering system. Our operators monitor the integrity and compression flows of our system.

Day to day:

Minimize downtime and provide producers with excellent support. Daily duties are various including line locating, pigging, pipeline maintenance, compressor maintenance/shut downs, electrical maintenance and resolving problems in a timely manner.

What you will be responsible for:

•Responsible for the operation and maintenance of a gathering system area (including compressor stations) to minimize downtime, provide producers with the lowest possible gathering system pressures and timely response to producer complaints

•Coordinates system shutdowns (new connects, leak repairs, etc.), line pressure maintenance (pigging, balling, drip removal) and lock out/tag out

•Responsible for starting/stopping compressors, equipment checks, preventive maintenance on engines, and certain repairs to engines and engine compressors

•Performs minor electrical/instrumentation maintenance and repair


    •         High school degree or GED
    •         Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
    •         Must be willing to work overtime and handle call-outs. 
    •         Currently live, or be willing to relocate, to within 35 miles of work location. Must have a reliable means of contact for call-out purposes.
    •         Two (2) years previous experience with compressor station operation and maintenance
    •         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-Oil Center
    Job:  Operations / Full-time
    Job Posting:  Aug 1, 2020, 12:00:00 AM