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Controls Technician (Full Time)

Reporting to the Area Manager, the incumbent applies EI&C skills and aptitude to repair, install, troubleshoot, and perform other planned maintenance and corrective tasks on assigned electronic, electrical, pneumatic and/or mechanical control systems, devices, and ancillary equipment. Additionally, the successful candidate works on a team that operates and maintains a high pressure natural gas pipeline system, turbine and reciprocating driven compressor station, gas measurement equipment and other related facilities and is subject to hazardous conditions including; escaping high pressure gas, adverse weather conditions, working from heights, heavy lifting and cramped conditions. This position is: - eligible for domestic relocation - not eligible for cross border relocation - eligible for a location premium - safety sensitive and is subject to random drug testing - subject to a rotating weekly on-call schedule - subject to extensive travel with extended workdays and/or workweeks and overnight stays away in support of pipeline/facility operation and project activities - overtime eligible and part of an on-call rotation and provides emergency support as required - required to reside within response time expectations as established by the hiring leader Responsibilities - Operates and maintains natural gas compressor station, pipeline, and auxiliary equipment such as PLCs, electrical generators, air compressors, valves, pipelines, filters, scrubbers, etc. in a manner to meet operational needs in compliance with company and regulatory requirements. - Perform installation, testing, repair and maintenance on natural gas facilities, pipelines as well as other associated equipment used in natural gas transmission systems; - Troubleshoot equipment problems utilizing technical reference manuals and documents; - Perform technical analysis to prepare recommendations for future action; - Provide multi-skilled maintenance support with other technicians in the completion of pipeline, mechanical and measurement activities; - Provide coaching, mentoring and training to other personnel; - Manage and co-ordinate usage of third party contractors; and - Other related duties as assigned.

Position Details

Requirements: - Must have the qualifications, experience and ability to competently and efficiently perform the duties assigned; - Demonstrated effective written & verbal communication skills; - Highly motivated with interpersonal skills to effectively work in a collaborative team environment that includes shared responsibilities, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others, support team and company objectives, and a willingness to work in all areas required by the team; - Must have the ability to complete tasks and assignments in a safe and environmentally responsible manner, ensuring proper handling and disposition of hazardous waste; - Utilize computers and e-mail for internal and external communication, record keeping, on-line reporting, material and supply ordering, and filing of various forms; - Subject to call out 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and extended workdays and/or work weeks including overnights stays away from home location. May be required to carry a pager and cell phone, to work a rotating on-call schedule, and is subject to 24-hr/day callout at any time for emergency response; - Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license; - Must have a proven safe driving record and provide documentation of past traffic violations upon request; - Minimum education of a high school diploma or GED; - Electrical, Instrumentation, Controls, or Telecommunications technical training, apprenticeship program, or equivalent education or experience; - Previous natural gas pipeline expertise and experience will be considered a strong asset Other: - The successful candidate may be required to complete pre-employment medical and drug testing.
Compensation: Based on experience
Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), optional life insurance, and other.
Related Programs: Electrical Construction & Maintenance
Additional Information: Posting closes March 30, 2014 ___________________________________ To apply, go to and enter reference code CCS50809590-01 To view all of our job postings or to learn more about TransCanada go to Only applications submitted through the TransCanada Careers website will be acknowledged. Thank you for choosing TransCanada in your career options. TransCanada is an equal opportunity employer.
Openings: 1
Close Date: 3/30/2014
Employee Start Date: 3/14/2014

Company Information

Company Name: TransCanada
Address: HC 60 Culbertson, MT 59218
Phone: 8323205000

Contact Information

Contact Person: Holland Butler,
Email: [email protected]

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