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Compression Technician - Permian Basin

Company: Certarus Ltd.
Location: Midland
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Compression Technician - Permian Basin

Certarus is the North American leader in providing low carbon energy solutions through a fully integrated compressed natural gas (CNG), renewable natural gas (RNG), and hydrogen platform. The company safely delivers clean-burning fuels to remote communities and industrial customers not connected to a pipeline.

By displacing more carbon-intensive fuels, Certarus is leading the energy transition and helping customers lower operating costs and improve environmental performance. With the largest fleet of specialty trailers in the world, the company is uniquely positioned to meet the growing demand for low and zero-emission fuel distribution.


Our Compression Technician will contribute to the preventive and corrective maintenance, application, start-up, commissioning of Certarus' CNG compression assets. The Compression Technician will be a subject matter professional of practical and theoretical aspects of gas compression; mechanical, instrumentation, automation, and operation, while supporting safe operation and best practices of the CNG equipment. This position reports directly to the Compression Manager.

Daily regional travel between Certarus compression hubs. A potential to travel outside of the assigned region is possible
This position provides a set shift schedule that allows you to get home each day or night
Living allowance provided for candidates based in Pecos, TX

Duties & Responsibilities:
The safe and consistent maintenance to the company's permanent and portable CNG compression equipment
Establishes changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts, using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments
Troubleshoot repetitive and intermittent performance issues on component level equipment
Broad electrical, PLC, and instrumentation troubleshooting when necessary
Commissioning new & end service inspections of compression assets
Contribute to maintaining an effective spares parts and materials inventory
Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends and enter reports into CMMS
Maintain CMMS (Computer Management Maintenance System) on a continuous basis
Participate and support in maintenance program development
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Maintain a high level of equipment housekeeping

The best suited candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years field service compressor experience
Natural Gas Compression and additional OEM and industry training beneficial in lieu of experience
Waukesha VGF, and Ariel systems would be an advantage
Excellent organizational and technical communication skills, interpersonal skills, and an ability to influence and to deal tactfully with a wide range of personalities
Exceptional work ethic with a positive, analytical, and safe work attitude
Basic skills in the use of computer-based programs such as MS 365

Certarus embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way and considers qualifications, merit, and business needs in our hiring decisions. Certarus is and will remain an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Certarus offers a competitive compensation package, including benefits and retirement plans as well as employee ownership opportunities. Above all, we offer unlimited career advancement opportunities with a dynamic, rapidly growing organization.

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Keywords: Certarus Ltd., Midland , Compression Technician - Permian Basin, Professions , Midland, Texas

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