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Mechanic

Company: 
Wood Group
Location: 
Nordhiem , TX

Detailed Description
 

Responsibilities may include:

*      Performing mechanical maintenance.

*      Coordinating and planning major overhauls of  Compressor packages, as well as  centrifugal gas compressors

*      Routine maintenance and support on reciprocating/screw  gas compressors

*      Coordinating and overseeing major repairs and overhauls on pumps, compressors and engines

*      Troubleshooting, repairing, and maintenance of equipment associated with gas liquefaction and production facilities

*      Support for centrifugal/positive displacement pumps, centrifugal/diesel air compressors, industrial cooling fans, gas/diesel engines, electrical generators, and HVAC systems

*      Replacing/refurbishing mechanical seals

*      Initiating mechanical maintenance without direct supervision and directing small contract work group in daily activities

*      Working directly with vendors to resolve rotating equipment/parts issues

*      Working directly with engineers to resolve mechanical/compressor issues

*      Identifying infrastructure needs for production and maintenance departments

*      Documenting critical work (written reports for tracking equipment history) and maintaining shop equipment, tooling and consumable inventory

*      Actively participating in job planning;

 

Job Requirements
 

*      Legally authorized to work in the United States

*      High School Diploma or equivalent.

*      5+ years of direct industrial experience as a rotating equipment mechanic

*      Experience with compressors & CAT 3515 engines.

*      Current valid driver's license

*      Willing and able (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following:

o  Lifting (raising and transporting up to 50 pounds)

o  Bending, stooping, and moderate manual labor

o  Climbing and working at various levels above ground

o  Working a  7 day on 7 day off rotating schedule, requiring the individual to work 12 hour shifts, day and night, as well as weekends and holidays.

o  Work outside in all weather conditions. 

Preferred:

*      Technical diploma or equivalent operating experience

*      10+ years of industrial experience as a rotating equipment mechanic, preferably in the petro-chemical industry

*      Working knowledge of centrifugal/reciprocating compressors

*      Preventive maintenance experience with heavy industrial equipment including but not limited to experience with rotor balance, precision measurement, alignment and non-intrusive equipment inspections

*      Self-motivated and works well in a team environment. Ability to guide fellow workers

*      Adaptable to changing conditions

*      Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

*      Experience using hand tools, power tools, lifting & rigging equipment

*      Proficient with all types of precision measuring tooling

*      Capable of operating laser alignment equipment

*      Offshore/remote work environment experience

*      Demonstrable history of positive past achievements with increasing responsibilities

*      Self-starter with strong planning, technical and analytical skills

*      Demonstrated HSE leadership ability & desire to deliver Zero Incident HSE results

*      Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments

*      Responds resourcefully, flexibly and positively when faced with challenges and demands

Manages tasks to effectively and efficiently complete work responsibilities of self and others