Measurement Technician (Crude) - T8426 - (T8426)

Targa Resources Wink, TX
Targa Resources is a growth-oriented provider of midstream services and is one of the largest independent midstream energy companies in North America, with assets in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, North Dakota, Louisiana, California, Washington and Maryland. Targa owns, operates, acquires, and develops a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream energy assets.

Targa is currently seeking a Measurement Technician for their facilities in Wink, TX.

Job Responsibilities

Perform scheduled calibrations, sampling, troubleshooting, repair and installation of Electronic Flow Measurement equipment, specifically Totalflow.

Witness and verify third party meter calibrations.

Able to calibrate and trouble-shoot Total Flow & OMNI flow computers, chromatographs and moisture analyzers

Troubleshoot and maintain measurement communication systems

Create and edit measurement volume statements

Assist in training of new hires or other technicians in the areas of Targa’s safety procedures and policies, mechanical maintenance, and preventive maintenance procedures and programs.

General cleanup of assigned work areas (Measurement shop, office, company truck, etc.)

Fill out applicable work/hot work permits, lockout/tagout documentation, attend and participate in tailgate sessions with others involved in work site activities.

Actively participate in all safety meetings and safety functions.

Learn and understand Targa’s Safety Policies and Procedures and Business Ethics Policies. Plan and perform all assignments in a safe manner by utilizing the proper tools, safety and environmental precautions, permitting, and Process Safety Management, and have a basic knowledge of the effect his work will have on his co-workers and the plant and field operations.

Perform other duties as requested by management.

Minimum Essential Qualifications

Minimum of 2 years of work experience.

Minimum High School Diploma or Equivalent

Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license to include a safe driving record satisfactory to the company.

Interpersonal communication skills are required in order to interface with all affected teams, personnel, and vendors.

Strong work ethic with demonstrated ability to effectively work with minimum supervision

Solid computer skills to include Microsoft Office Software

Ability to work overtime, weekends, holidays, with the ability to respond to call outs as needed to fulfill business objective and the ability to work shifts for plant or field conditions.

Ability to lift, push, and pull at least a minimum of 50lbs.

Ability to work in changing climate conditions.

Able to work in close quarters: i.e., work while kneeling, squatting, sitting, climbing, and standing.

Follow and adhere to all applicable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines (ex: eye protection, footwear, Nomex).

Regular and Reliable Attendance

Preferred Qualifications

Understanding of gas and liquid chromatography.