Kinder Morgan Measurement Technician - Hopkinton in HOPKINTON, Massachusetts
Measurement Technician - Hopkinton
Job ID #: 22181 Location: MA-HOPKINTON
Functional Area: Misc./Trades Position Type: Full Time
Experience Required: 3 - 5 Years Relocation Provided: No
Education Required: GED
RC/Department: 5737 -GPL-E-MEASUREMENT NORTH DIV 10 :KMPL
Kinder Morgan Corporation is the largest Natural Gas pipeline company across North America. Kinder Morgan offers challenging, rewarding careers and professionally develops its employees in technical professions serving local communities with clean energy.
This Technician position is based out of Kinder Morgan’s Tennessee Gas Pipeline (TGP) Hopkinton, Massachusetts or New Hampshire Office in Pelham NH. This is a Monday through Friday position with on-call responsibilities nights and weekends. Kinder Morgan values teamwork, community, safety integrity and environmental stewardship. Kinder Morgan offers a robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k plan & retirement plan, paid holidays, and paid time off.
Starting pay range, dependent on candidates skills, education & experience, is $73,000 to $103,000 annually – this is an hourly position with additional paid overtime available.
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Responsible for the installation, maintenance, operation and accuracy of all natural gas measurement and control facilities
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Install, inspect, test, adjust, maintain, operate, troubleshoot, repair, calibrate, and remove advanced measurement, control and regulation equipment, SCADA and gas quality analyzers.
Detect measurement error and correct volumes as needed and provide supporting documentation.
Monitor natural gas through the measurement system, insure all corrections are applied and proper gas qualities are applied.
Interpret and apply electrical and electronic schematics pertaining to measurement electronics.
Assess all facets of assigned facilities to insure accurate measurement and maintaining the company lost and unaccounted gas volumes.
Perform audits of custody transfer and control data when necessary.
Responsible for the general upkeep and maintenance of all facilities and equipment.
Oversee the construction and/or maintenance activities performed by third parties.
Identify, report, and correct safety and environmental concerns.
Complete appropriate documentation and paperwork.
Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory and tariff requirements.
Represent Kinder Morgan in a professional manner with external customers.
Our Measurement Technicians come to Kinder Morgan from a variety of backgrounds, job titles, Military Specialties (MOS) and Career Management Fields (CMF). Many of our employees are Veterans who transitioned from Active Duty or currently serve in the Reserves. So whether you received your training while serving our Country in the military or while working in the private sector we encourage you to consider continuing your career as a Measurement Tech with Kinder Morgan.
- Associates degree in a technical field, Technical degree or certificate or equivalent experience
Experience / Specific Knowledge:
Basic computer skills of MS Office, operating systems, company software.
Basic math skills.
Basic Electrical skills.
Working knowledge of the National Electric Code.
Knowledge and experience in safe handling practices of flammable gases, liquids and high pressure systems.
Knowledge with electronic test instruments.
Knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, and electronic equipment used in gas and liquid product measurement and control.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations:
Possess a valid driver's license and meet company insurability requirements.
Achieve & maintain certifications as required to perform job duties
Competencies, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to effectively organize, plan, prioritize, document, and complete work with minimum supervision.
Adequate analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work with a team, take direction from supervisors, keep required work schedules, focus attention on details, and follow work rules.
Ability to speak and understand English. Ability to work with others, take direction from supervisor(s), focus attention on details, and follow work rules.
Work safely, provide safety feedback to teammates and oversee contractors work quality and safe job performance
May work in low-lit areas
Must be able to withstand extreme weather conditions
Must be able to frequently enter confined spaces, clime to and work from elevated platforms, ladders, and walkways, etc.
Depending upon the location and workload, travel will be required
Available for shift work when applicable
- Ability to lift push-pull and carry up to 50 lbs, climb ladders on occasion.
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed. This position may perform other duties as assigned. Job level will commensurate with experience and skill sets. The successful candidate will be required to clear a drug screen and a complete background check, after an offer has been extended and prior to being employed.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.