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Pipeliner Trainee

Company: Energy Transfer
Location: Taylor
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Job Description:

Energy Transfer Partners is a master limited partnership that owns and operates one of the largest and most diversified portfolios of energy assets in the United States. In total, the Company owns and operates approximately 86,000 miles of natural gas, crude oil, refined products, and natural gas liquids pipelines, terminals, and acquisition and marketing assets which are used to facilitate the purchase and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, and refined products.

Summary:

The Pipeliner can work independently to repair and maintain all pipe lines and appurtenances and performs work incidental to the daily operation and maintenance of pump stations and delivery facilities and is the primary responder to all one calls, normal and emergency, in the designated area. Responsible for right-of-way maintenance including line-marking as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The essential job duties for this position are listed below:

  • Performs duties related to general pipeline construction and maintenance such as, but not limited to digging ditches, clearing right-of-way, coating pipe, building and repairing fences.
  • Work also involves running scrapers, operating small portable pumps and repairing pipeline leaks. This position also installs right-of-way signs and markers and provides inspection of contract employees performing maintenance activities.
  • Does general maintenance of station grounds such as mowing, trimming, and cutting weeds. Loads and unloads heavy materials related to pipeline equipment.
  • Operates Company vehicles up to 10,000 GVW such as trucks and tractors. Also uses pipe saws, hot-tap machines etc. as directed. Cleans office and shop facilities.
  • Interfaces with land owners, reads maps, locates lines and performs one calls.
  • Responsible for helping maintain safe and healthful working conditions by exercising sound judgment and complying with safety regulations and standards.
  • Performs relief gauging and tank inspection requiring working at heights up to 50 feet above ground level.
  • As directed, relieves in all higher-rated hourly classifications where qualified normally within that respective work area. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Special Considerations:

  • Must reside within 45 miles of reporting location. The described job duties are a framework in which work will be assigned. This description is not inclusive of all responsibilities or job assignments. This position will require extended off-hour duties at times.

Requirements:

Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements for this position are listed below:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum 1 year service as a Pipeliner or five years relevant industry experience.
  • Must be able to work overtime as assigned and respond to emergency response activities as needed.
  • Must be self-reliant, dependable, and able to maintain harmonious working relations with co-workers.
  • Must write legibly, maintain neat appearance, be accurate in math, and maintain a good safety attitude and record.
  • The ability to work outdoors in extreme weather and perform heavy physical labor in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to perform heavy physical work, and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner.
  • A good knowledge of a variety of hand and power tools and operate with them in a safe manner.
  • Must have a valid driver's license in the state of residence to operate various classes of equipment.

Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally
  • Driving, walking, and standing frequently
  • Exposure to adverse weather, cramped conditions and some heavy lifting
  • Visits to industrial/manufacturing settings, which may include exposure to various materials and chemicals, as well as extreme temperature conditions and loud machinery, and require appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Occasional overnight travel may be required

Keywords: Energy Transfer, Taylor , Pipeliner Trainee, Other , Taylor, Michigan

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