Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Electrical Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


POSITION SUMMARY:
The Measurement Technician is responsible for measurement programs to ensure the integrity and accuracy of oil measurement and that the frequency, sampling methodology, reporting and documentation are performed in accordance with State and Federal regulations.

JOB FUNCTIONS AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Install maintain and calibrate turbine, Coriolis, ultrasonic, and orifice meters
  • Install, maintain and calibrate densitometers and provers
  • Install, maintain and calibration of pressure, temperature and other transmitters
  • Resolve measurement issues, including accounting for unaccounted for product
  • Recognize malfunctions in individual equipment components and perform maintenance as necessary
  • Ability to monitor and analyze measurement data and the ability to react to this data
  • Interface with measurement control system
  • Installation, and maintenance of various flow computers
  • Interpersonal skills required to interface with customers and all other crafts
  • Must be proficient in the use of personal computers and associated software
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to prioritize work based on business needs
  • Maintaining clean and safe working environment
  • Making any or all repairs as deemed reasonable and safe
  • Maintaining accurate records shutdown and safety checks
  • Maintaining all required documentation for process safety management
  • Operating a company vehicle
  • Maintaining the company vehicle at all times to ensure safety and equipment that he will operate
  • Maintaining tools and equipment issued
  • Work weekends and overtime on an as needed basis


MINIMUM ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 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 Microsoft Office software modules, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • 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
  • Regular and reliable attendance is required

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Two year associates degree in instrumentation or equivalent training
  • Five years’ experience in petrochemical industry
  • Two years plus working with petroleum measurement
  • Experience working in a team environment, self-starter, and ability to work with peers in collaborative efforts
  • Familiarity working with software including WonderWare and Excel
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work well with peers and other crafts
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong organizational skills


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • Ability to lift, push, and pull at least a minimum of 75lbs.
  • Ability to work in changing climate conditions.
  • Able to work in close quarters: i.e., work while kneeling, squatting, sitting, climbing, and standing.

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.