Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Odessa, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


Targa Resources is a growth-oriented provider of midstream services and is one of the largest independent midstream energy companies in North America, with assets in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, North Dakota & Louisiana. Targa owns, operates, acquires, and develops a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream energy assets. We encourage your interest in joining our team and pursuing the many opportunities we have at Targa.

Job Duties and Responsibilities - Maintenance Technician

This position will be responsible to perform maintenance on Targa's NGL Pipeline Pump & Compressor Stations. Responsible for the safe installation, maintenance and proper function of centrifugal pumps within assigned area.

Mechanical rotating equipment and motors including -

· Centrifugal Pumps,reciprocating and centrifugal compressors, other rotating equipment

· Gear boxes, cooling fans, couplings,

· Operations in locking out equipment and verifying equipment is left fail safe

· Laser Shaft Alignment

· Mechanical Seals, pump and compressor seals, all lubrication systems

· Mechanical Governors

· All ancillary equipment

Technician will be required to safely perform structured preventative maintenance [PM] and corrective maintenance [CM] assignments using written job plans and procedures. Complete work orders within the CMMS [MAXIMO] system

Must be proficient or have the ability to learn use of tools including; hydraulic torque wrenches, laser alignment, dial indicators, micrometers and other precision tools.

Minimum Essential Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent
Possess a valid driver’s license, with acceptable driving record.
Facility equipment maintenance experience
Ability to utilize interpersonal communication skills in order to interface with all affected crafts, personnel, and vendors; able to work in a self-directed work group
Must be able work with a minimum of supervision and be able to manage time and priorities when given multiple tasks
Ability to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and be able to respond to call-outs as need to fulfill business objectives
Follow and adhere to all applicable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines [ex: eye protection, footwear, FRC]

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Ability to follow and adhere to all applicable safety regulations including, but not limited to, Targa’s processes and procedures, Site Specific Rules, State and Federal regulations.
Ability to work in changing climate conditions and a plant environment
Able to work in close quarters: i.e., work while kneeling, squatting, sitting, climbing, and standing; ability to lift, push/pull 75 pounds
The employee frequently is required to stand; walk, sit and work with, and reach with hands and arms for long periods
Preferred Qualifications

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software modules [Outlook, Excel, Word, IE]
Experience working with a CMMS [MAXIMO]
Related work experience preferred
Experience working with Laser Shaft Alignment
Mechanical Seals
Mechanical Governors
Equipment Installation
P&IDs and blue prints, asset details
Pipe Fitting
Ability to work with turbines, pumps, compressors, motors
Tubing, cooling towers, all ancillary rotating equipment
Procurement and Computerized Maintenance System
Work with precision instruments
Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in mechanical maintenance within NGL or a Chemical facility
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.