Enbridge Energy Company, Inc, a leader in natural gas transportation, gathering, and processing, is currently seeking a Operations Apprenticefor our East Texas Area in Longview, TX. Under close supervision as an apprentice, to learn progressively skilled work in the operation and control of natural gas facilities and to do other related work. This position is designed for entrance and performance in an apprentice training program leading to journeyperson status as Plant Operator or Pipeline Technician or Mechanic Maintenance Technician.
While assisting journeyperson learn plant operational guidelines by working with them in making periodic checks of all units, gauges, charts, vessels, and equipment including compressors, steam boilers, dehydrators, and sulfur recovery equipment to ensure an efficient and safe operation.
Assists a journeyperson operator and receives training in performing specific duties.
Learn scheduling maintenance of equipment and supplies to ensure minimum downtime.Learn safe operating, clearance procedures, certain emergency response functions when required and actively participates in Company safety meetings and training.
Learn how to tests and gas samples of products during the process and in storage.Learn to make routine inspections of generating and pumping units, auxiliaries and switchyard equipment; Learn to record readings of meter gauges and indicators, and make logbook entries; Learn to detect any abnormal readings, sounds, smells or other indication of trouble; Learn to check local and remote recording instruments and adjust pens, charts and tape as necessary; Learn to prepare routine daily and monthly reports; Participates in after-hour classroom and/or home study training in trade-related courses necessary to complete his/her training.
Qualified candidates will possess a High School diploma or general education degree (GED). Requires knowledge of various computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Access. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license.
This position requires exposure to outside weather conditions and some strenuous physical demands.
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We appreciate your interest in Enbridge Energy Company, Inc. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
Enbridge is an equal opportunity employer.
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