Company: BP
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Granger, Indiana, United States
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A position is open for an Electrical and Mechanical Specialist (E&M1) within the MW South Products Pipeline Team to be headquartered out of BP Pipeline's South Bend, (Granger) office. Located in South Bend Indiana on the River Rouge Pipeline. The hourly rate of pay will be commensurate with the position. The successful bidder must be willing to live close enough to the assigned facility(S) South Bend Station inside the Buckeye Granger terminal to reasonably respond to call-outs. Qualified bidders must meet the bidding requirements for the role, including a two year technical degree or 5 years of experience in electrical/mechanical work. Current O&M employees are required to have completed the E&M curriculum up to E&M2.

Role Synopsis:

The Electrical & Mechanical position provides electrical and mechanical maintenance work and field operations for BP US Pipelines & Logistics. The E&M role is a multi-craft position focused primarily on electrical & mechanical duties.Accountabilities Include:

  • Successfully and effectively follow all health, safety, security, environmental (HSSE) and operational and maintenance practices and procedures
  • Be motivated and accountable for achieving long-term and day- to-day goals and tasks
  • Effectively manage time and resources and ability to handle multiple tasks and responsibilities simultaneously
  • Have strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Be a self-starter and have the ability to work independently without supervision
  • Problem solve, overcome obstacles and make good decisions
  • Work effectively on diverse teams
  • Good oral/written communication skills and communicate effectively with all levels both internally and externally
  • Effectively demonstrate and transfer work related knowledge to others
  • Ability to read maps, alignment sheets, construction drawings and distinguish colors
  • Demonstrate leadership skills and exhibit a high level of initiative
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as needed but not limited to eye/face protection, flame retardant clothing (FRC), foot protection, gloves, hearing protection, head protection, etc.
  • Work nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as necessary and is subject to call-outs including response to emergency situations
  • Value and practice continuous learning
  • Verify satellite system signal strength and Arcom Director
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair equipment as assigned.
  • Maintain electrical switchgear
  • Conduct and detail DOT equipment inspections
  • Possess a strong working knowledge of computers. Utilize MAXIMO, VTA, MS Office and other applications
  • Damage prevention (responsible to help out with Damage prevention duties when needed and or assigned)
  • Maintain and repair pumps and motors including PD, centrifugal and gear pumping equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair manual and automatic tank gauging. Verify instrumentation loop circuits
  • Maintain and repair electronic-control valves, electrical valve actuators and mechanical valves
  • Installation and maintenance of multiple equipment associated with petroleum liquids and/or gas terminals and pipeline
  • Meet all DOT requirements, including Operator Qualifications
  • Emergency Response training, including Hazwoper, RCRA, respiratory and other as required
  • Ability to drive a pick-up or similar on and off -road vehicle to multiple locations along the pipeline
  • The job requires some travel
  • Other duties as assigned