Maintenance Technician

Storing vital products with care

Storing vital products with care

Maintenance Technician

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for inspection of electrical and mechanical equipment, troubleshooting of electrical and mechanical equipment, repair and upgrade of mechanical and hydraulic equipment, piping, and, as assigned, repair and upgrade of electrical equipment.

Essential Functions:

  • Abides by all safety procedures and practices applicable to location and position; participates in appropriate safety training; demonstrates commitment to and support of SH&E principles and values; champions safety as necessary

  • Demonstrates knowledge of electrical circuits, single and three phase electrical systems, electrical codes, voltage and currents

  • Handles instrumentation and electrical work as assigned

  • Repairs, troubleshoots, upgrades, and calibrates various equipment and devices used by Company

  • Assumes the delegated responsibilities of Maintenance Foreman in his or her absence

  • Acts as team leader to other technicians as required, assists team members as appropriate

  • Performs preventative maintenance on equipment

  • Execute repair work such as mechanical seal replacement, bearing replacement and alignments including overhauling on all types of pumps.

  • Monitor quality of maintenance tasks carried out by contractors against approved standards.

  • Performs other duties assigned by management that fall within the generally expected scope of this position

  • Stays current on various tank and piping standards for mechanical equipment used

  • Handles cost estimations; contacts vendors; purchases equipment and materials

  • Coordinates and schedules repairs and projects with operations and contractor personnel

  • Establishes and maintaining file system on repairs and equipment

  • Stocks inventory of various parts required

  • Handles general housekeeping in work area

  • Responds to operational needs as assigned


  • 3 years' experience electrical systems, inspections, troubleshooting on AC and DC systems.

  • 3 years' experience in working with electrical voltages up to 480 Volts (Required)

  • Knowledge of electrical codes, voltage, current (AC & DC), and power levels

  • Experience working with single three phase electrical systems, power distribution systems, conduit and raceway installations (Required)

  • 3 years' experience in Instrumentation & Electrical industry (Required)

  • Experience with calibrating or adjusting various types of tank gauges, motor operated valves and control systems.

  • Experience and or knowledge with rotating equipment; but not limited to, hydraulic systems, pumps and compressor units

  • Ability to read, understand and follow manufacturers equipment manuals

  • Basic mathematical skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; ability to work with fractions and perform various mathematical conversions commonly used in petrochemical industry

  • 3 years' experience in Mechanical/Construction industry (Preferred)

  • Good computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite

  • 3 years hands on experience in Mechanical Maintenance of Rotary equipment in Oil/Gas/Petrochemical Industry. Includes preventive, corrective and shutdown maintenance.

  • Must have completed, at a minimum, one hands-on pump repair course (Preferred)

  • Experience in terminal operations preferred but not required

  • Good communications skills; fluent in English including reading, writing and speaking; ability to read and write at a minimum of high school level; ability to clearly communicate to all levels in organization

  • Ability to read, interpret and follow written job instructions and directions

  • Ability to read, interpret and follow equipment operations/maintenance manuals

  • Ability to read and understand safety procedures, including OSHA standards and regulations

  • Computer knowledge and user ability including database systems and other programs and applications used at location

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and follow through on assignments

  • Experience and or knowledge with rotating equipment; but not limited to, hydraulic systems, pumps and compressor units

  • Knowledge of tank and piping standards

  • Experience operating various forklifts and man-lifts.

  • Must possess valid state Driver's License


  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • General Electrical training and experience

  • Associated Science (A.S.) degree in a Technical related program preferred

Application process

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1st interview
Step 3 (optional)
Online assessment
Step 4
2nd interview
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