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Gas Compressor Mechanic - Intermediate - AMS

Broussard, Louisiana
Job Type
1 Oct 2021
Overview: Performs maintenance and repair activities on gas compression and/or process equipment, at customer's location Offshore and Onshore, as directed.

Skills and Abilities:

Ability to:

* Demonstrate proficiency in accurately and efficiently diagnosing and repairing mechanical problems on multiple

compressor configurations

* Show track record of performing Preventative Maintenance (PM) with no guidance and minimal COs due to poor PM work
* Perform most Call Outs (CO) without assistance from a technical expert
* Demonstrate customer service skills
* Read, write and speak English (work orders, manuals, etc.)
* Follow all health, safety and environmental procedures
* Use intermediate computer skills, including engine specific software (Cat and Waukesha), Internet Explorer and


* Complete and submit company required documentation in an accurate and timely fashion.


* Knowledge of gas engines and compressors, electrical systems, panel boards, skid wiring, etc., through Compressor 101, equivalent training or performance verification
* Knowledge of some new technologies
* Working knowledge of relevant HSE procedures and regulations
* General understanding of customer's production equipment. Scrubbers, on/off skid
* Generally understands all processes and systems on how a compressor works
* Knowledge of company maintenance standards checklist and ability to accurately and completely follow

Minimum Education and Certification:

* High school diploma or equivalent preferred
* Valid driver's license and a good driving record
* Gas or diesel engine and compressor school / training preferred

Minimum Experience:

* Typically at least 3 years experience with natural gas engines and compressors, and a working knowledge of production equipment


* May serve as a resource to others with less experience
* Often called on to assist in training or mentoring less experienced FSTs

Non-Essential Duties: Performs other duties as assigned

Physical Demands: (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions)

* Must be fit for duty for the job tasks being performed - Refer to WorkSaver Systems Critical Demands for full details
* Must meet the medical requirements necessary to wear PPE required by role (includes respiratory protection medical requirements as required by role)
* Constantly required to display good manual dexterity and to reach with hands and arms
* Constantly required to talk and hear
* Frequently required to stand, walk, twist, balance and stoop with good balance
* Regularly required to lift, move and carry up to 50 pounds and to push and pull up to 110 pounds
* Occasionally required to carry at least 40 pounds with one hand (or in a backpack) for at least 50 feet
* Occasionally required to climb in and around equipment, stairs and slanted ladders
* Occasionally required to sit, kneel, and squat
* Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus
* Ability to hang from a rope swing for 8 seconds
* Ability to hold breath for a minimum of 35 seconds (Helicopter Underwater Escape Training and water survival training requirements)

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  • Job Reference: 386582164-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: ArchRock
  • Location: Broussard, Louisiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Mining / Oil / Gas
  • Job Type: Permanent