Company: Wood
Skills: Pipeline Operator
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Lake charles, TX, US

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a highly experienced Pipeline Operator Technician to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of our pipeline system, including monitoring pressure and flow, identifying potential issues, and performing regular maintenance and repairs.

Schedule: 7:00AM - 3:30PM, Monday - Friday.

Location: The area of responsibility covers southern Louisiana and southeastern TX. Upon request, the candidate may be required to provide assistance in other operational districts.

Other: Company Truck+ Gas Card; Full Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K+ Company Match and more; All offers of employment subject to passing of drug & alcohol screening

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required

  • Monitor pipeline pressure and flow rates to ensure safe and efficient operation
  • Identify potential issues and take corrective action, such as adjusting valves or shutting down the system
  • Perform routine maintenance and repairs on pipeline equipment, including pumps, compressors, and valves
  • Use SCADA systems to monitor and control pipeline operations
  • Maintain accurate records of all pipeline activities, including maintenance, repairs, and inspections
  • Communicate with other team members and external stakeholders to ensure smooth and safe pipeline operations
  • Comply with all relevant safety regulations and protocols, and actively promote a culture of safety within the team
  • Participate in training and development programs to enhance knowledge and skills
  • Respond to emergency situations, including pipeline leaks or spills, in a timely and effective manner

Skills / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in pipeline operations or a related field
  • Strong understanding of pipeline systems and equipment, including pumps, compressors, and valves
  • Experience with SCADA systems and other pipeline control software
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and resolve issues quickly and efficiently
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to safety
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with other team members and external stakeholders
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends, as required
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.