Company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Skills: Corrosion Engineering, Pipe Inspection / NDT
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Kermit, Texas, United States
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Job Summary

The Sr 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, TX.


  • Minimum 5 years' 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.

  • 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.

NACE Cathodic Protection Technician certification, or higher preferred.



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.

Successful candidate must have or establish residency within a 75-mile radius Kermit, Texas


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

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


Each day, we are focused on our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all of our business activities. 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. At Anadarko, we directly employ more than 4,900 men and women and we strive for excellence in all that we do. We know the best vision in the world will not be realized without the right people.


At Anadarko, we set ambitious goals and take disciplined risks to achieve them. We need individuals who will take on this challenge. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it.


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