Instrumentation & Maintenance Technician
Instrumentation and Maintenance Technician - Williston, ND
Valence Natural Gas Solutions LLC ("Valence") is the North American leader in mobile natural gas technology solutions. The company has pioneered industry-changing technology in the field of flare gas capture and natural gas fueling and is embarking on an aggressive growth phase to expand the delivery of these solutions to market. Valence is comprised of a small team of talented and motivated individuals, extremely focused on creating value for our clients and shareholders.
We are seeking an Instrumentation and Maintenance Technician to join our North Dakota Team. Valence operates with the speed and entrepreneurial mindset of a start-up so we value team members that are creative, passionate and dedicated to making a difference.
The Instrumentation and Maintenance Technician will be based in Williston, ND reporting directly to the Maintenance Manager. The Instrumentation and Maintenance Technician position is an essential member of our operations team. This role is responsible for preventive and responsive maintenance tasks and technical support for all of our assets in the field. The ideal candidate would need to possess key qualities such as exceptional technical capabilities, a strong problem solving mindset and excellent organizational skills. This position also requires outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
?? Troubleshoot issues at Valence facilities and on mobile equipment
?? Identify and correct electrical and instrumentation issues
?? Calibrate and maintain transmitters and flow meters
?? Troubleshoot control systems
?? Troubleshoot mechanical issues such as pumps, valves and regulators
?? Repair / rebuild mechanical components such as pumps, valves and regulators
?? Follow all Valence Natural Gas Solutions policies and procedures
?? Manage the work of external consultants, vendors and fabricators to complete tasks
?? Participate in Valence's preventative maintenance program
?? Ensure compliance with Valence processes including management of change
?? Work closely with and provide technical support to other Valence divisions
?? Promote and reinforce Valence's Environmental, Health and Safety Standards and attributes
?? Perform other related duties, as required
?? 5 years of experience in the oil and gas industry minimum
?? Experience with equipment fabrication including pressure piping, pressure vessels, instrumentation, control systems and electrical equipment; experience with equipment commissioning and start-up
?? Experience in natural gas processing (i.e. compression, expansion, refrigeration, dehydration, gas sweetening and liquids recovery)
?? Work with hand tools on a daily basis
?? Understand and be able to use a multimeter
?? Ability to lift 50lbs
?? Prepared to work onsite in the elements
?? High level of initiative and ability to complete tasks on schedule and budget
?? Possess a valid driver's license and be able to drive a company vehicle
Valence offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. We offer unique opportunities for self-starting individuals to have material impact on the shaping and success of our company, and near-limitless opportunities for career advancement.