Company: Anadarko
Skills: Corrosion Engineering, Pipe Inspection / NDT, Supply & Distribution
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Kermit, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Job Summary

The Corrosion Control Tech will be responsible with the field execution of corrosion control / prevention efforts for Anadarko operated liquids, natural gas, and water pipeline systems and facilities. The position is located in Anadarko's Delaware Basin as a member of the Midstream Operations team in the Kermit office and Orla office as described in the job posting.


  • Minimum 1-year experience in pipeline and facility corrosion prevention required.

  • Proficient knowledge pertaining to cathodic protection, electrical theory, testing equipment including Allegro field computer, multi-meters, reference electrodes, line locators, current interrupters, and data loggers is required.

  • Proficient survey technique knowledge including annual survey, interference testing, isolation testing, close interval survey, direct current voltage gradient, alternating current voltage gradient, and soil resistivity required.

  • Proficient operational knowledge of pipelines, facilities, products transported, Federal and State regulatory requirements is required.

  • Basic proficiency in Pipeline Compliance System database, Allegro field computers and Microsoft standard office suite required.Advanced proficiency preferred.

  • Competent knowledge in corrosion prevention through protective coatings and linings, cathodic protection, internal corrosion monitoring and prevention, materials selection and design, project support, corrosion mechanisms and mitigation techniques preferred.

  • NACE Cathodic Protection Technician certification, or higher preferred.

  • Adherence to Anadarko's core values in all work is required.


  • Maintain Federal and State regulatory compliance governing pipeline and facility corrosion control. Insure adherence to Anadarko policies.

  • Comply with and support the Operator Qualification (OQ) program

  • Perform and/or coordinate cathodic protection survey and test work including all recordkeeping in PCS database and reporting as assigned / required.

  • Perform atmospheric coating inspections and assist with planning of coating projects.

  • Assist in, perform and/or coordinate the monitoring and treatment for internal corrosion.

  • Help in / analyze corrosion data for mitigation plans.

  • Help in development of and maintenance of annual deficiency reports on Anadarko assets.

  • Coordinate / schedule / manage / track and communicate corrosion prevention projects as assigned.

  • Represent operations in design reviews regarding all facets of corrosion control / monitoring.

  • Incorporate newly operated assets into the corrosion control program.


High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate degree preferred.

Certifications / Licenses

Valid driver's license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle is required.


This position may be eligible for domestic relocation.

Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel for this position is 5% to 10% (Regular daily travel to and from field and overnight stay travel may be required.)

Work Schedule

This position presently utilizes a 5/40 work schedule.

Schedule may be adjusted to fit business needs.

Anadarko does not offer sponsorship of employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions for this role.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in recruiting, hiring, developing, compensating and promoting applicants and / or employees. 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 for employee's and applicant's disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following 'Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law'

Anadarko is among the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, with headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas. Our diverse portfolio of assets encompasses premier positions in major U.S. onshore shale and oil-focused opportunities in deep-water basins worldwide.


Each day, our 4,500 employees worldwide are focused on living our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all we do. We are committed to our mission of delivering a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders by exploring for, acquiring and developing oil and natural gas resources vital to the world's health and welfare.


We want a diverse set of individuals who share our values and place priority on safety and environmental protection to help us achieve our mission. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it. If our values and mission excite and interest you, we want to hear from you! Learn more at


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