Under direct supervision of Team Leader and or Shop Supervisor, this individual will be responsible for various duties including but not limited to the operational integrity, maintenance (preventive maintenance), repair and documentation of high pressure flow iron equipment. The ultimate objective of this entry level position is to ensure that all flow equipment remain in a safe, working condition and complies with not only all manufacturing specifications but also with all TETRA's operating standards.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Must perform all duties in a safe manner, observing safe work practices, including proper use of personal protective equipment, at all times
•Operate Fork Lifts to move equipment or materials to and from storage/repair area, load and unloading semi- truck trailers
•Will be on call on an as needed basis, travel out of town is very limited but is expected when needed
•Communicate well with Shop Supervisor, Team leader and with fellow team members
•Perform hands on mechanical functions; grinding, cleaning, repairs, valve rebuilding
•Completely understands and follows operating and safety procedures
•Position requires mostly day time work but can involve night time and may require being on call when needed
•Most of the work occurs at our Bridgeville, PA facility but some field work may also be required when needed
•Must be able to read and write clearly
•Must promote a positive, safe work environment and be a team player
•Very good hands on mechanical abilities
•Welding experience is not required but is beneficial
•Computer skill is not required but is beneficial
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stand and be mobile around all areas of the shop. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. While performing the duties of this job; the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles; vibration from operating air tools and can experience outdoor weather conditions often. Most of all work will be indoors but the employee can still be exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near and maneuver very heavy pieces of equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.
TETRA Technologies, Inc. is a geographically diversified oil and gas services company that provides niche products and services focused on well completion and on late-life production enhancement and decommissioning. In addition, it is the world's largest, vertically integrated producer, marketer, and distributor of calcium chloride, which it supplies as feedstocks—along with its brominated products—for its completion fluids business as well as for applications in a variety of other markets. TETRA holds premier market positions in several niche oil and gas service market categories, including: completion services, well abandonment and decommissioning, production testing, and compression based production enhancement. TETRA is dedicated to serving its strong and diverse customer base, which includes most of the major multinational exploration and production companies, many of the large and midsized independents and a number of smaller producers.
Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, TETRA® is a global company with employees and operations on six continents.
TETRA offers very competitive rates and an excellent Benefit Package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance , 401(k) Plan and Supplemental Life Insurance.