Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Chico, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


POSITION SUMMARY:

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for operation, installation, diagnosis, troubleshooting, repair, preventive maintenance and overall proper function of all types of mechanical equipment, including but not limited to the following pumps, steam turbines, compressors, gear boxes, cooling fans, couplings, seals and all rotating equipment.

JOB FUNCTIONS AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Performs routine startup/shutdown of field equipment, such as pumps, engines, compressors, heaters, etc.Perform housekeeping tasks
  • Training of co-workers in safe and proper job procedures
  • Direct and Monitor work of contractors
  • In depth working knowledge/operation of engines, compressors, glycol units.
  • Recognize equipment malfunctions and perform maintenance as needed
  • Use of basic hand tools and lifting devised in performing maintenance.
  • Live within 30 minutes of Chico, TX





MINIMUM ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Completion of advanced mechanical training or certificates, or equivalent work experience (2+ years)
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Interpersonal communication skills are required in order to interface with all affected teams, personnel, and vendors; able to work in a self-directed work team.
  • Must be proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office software modules, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and others
  • Must work with a minimum of supervision and be able to manage their time when given multiple tasks.
  • Ability to lift, push, and pull 75 pounds.
  • 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.
  • Follow and adhere to all applicable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines (ex: eye protection, footwear, Nomex).
  • Outdoor and indoor working conditions (may include some weekend, night time and/or inclement weather)


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 3+ years’ experience in maintenance of natural gas stationary engines and compressors
  • Has a good understanding of utilizing horsepower and compression.
  • Able to troubleshoot equipment /process failures.
  • Good computer skills
  • Process Safety Management knowledge


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • 3+ years’ experience in maintenance of natural gas stationary engines and compressors
  • Has a good understanding of utilizing horsepower and compression.
  • Able to troubleshoot equipment /process failures.
  • Good computer skills
  • Process Safety Management knowledge


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:

Targa Resources is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.