Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Maintenance Technician, Field Comm / SCADA
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Odessa, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


This Targa facility works within a safe environment and all personnel are required to participate within the terms of this environment including, hiring, safety, environmental awareness and participation in all required work as deemed by business needs.


  • Installation, maintenance and calibration of on stream gas chromatographs
  • Installation, maintenance and calibration of various utility analyzers including conductivity, PH, moisture, 0 2 , BTU and CO
  • Maintenance and calibration of MSA CGI monitors and other related safety equipment
  • Recognize malfunctions in individual equipment and perform maintenance as necessary to correct problems
  • Interface with SCADA, DCS, and analyzer host systems
  • Interpersonal skills required to interface with customers and team
  • Monitor process variables and conditions to ascertain the current state of the operated process
  • Monitor and recognize dangerous and/or emergency conditions within the process and perform procedures necessary to remove the condition or shutdown the process in order to protect personnel, community, environment and equipment
  • Work with co-workers in the response to emergency situations requiring coordinating equipment shutdown, and/or evacuation
  • Operate and perform activities in accordance with applicable regulations and procedures
  • Write repair work request for routine and major maintenance that cannot be handled as part of normal operations using a work order system (Maximo)
  • Utilize proper Lockout/Tagout operating and safety procedures


  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 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 become proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office software modules, including Word, Excel,
  • Must work with a minimum of supervision and be able to manage their time when given multiple tasks.
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and respond to call outs as needed to fulfill business objectives .

  • Minimum of 1-5 years’ work experience in a NGL facility
  • Two years working with Chemical/Petroleum measurement
  • Seeing a self-starter, and ability to work with peers in collaborative efforts
  • Be able to work with internal and external customers verify product flows and volumes
  • Ability to learn areas of Fractionator Operations
  • Experience with a computer based management system (SAP, Maximo)
  • Experience with Lock-Out/Tag-Out procedures
  • Experience in work permit processes and procedures
  • Be able to diagnose, repair, and calibrate analyzers
  • Experience working in collaborative efforts, be a highly motivated self - starter
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and able to respond to call outs
  • Two year associates degree in instrumentation, measurement, analyzers or equivalent training
  • Five years' experience in the Chemical/Petroleum Industry
  • Two years working with Chemical/Petroleum measurement
  • Experience with analyzer instrument installations and calibrations
  • Ability to diagnose, repair, and calibrate on line analyzers


  • Ability to lift, push, and pull at least a minimum of 50lbs.
  • Ability to work in changing climate conditions.
  • Able to work in close quarters: i.e., work while kneeling, squatting, sitting, climbing, and standing.


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.