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Compression Service Mechanic / Millwright - Grande Prairie, AB

Location : Grande Prairie, AB Department:

Post Date : 12/12/2017 Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found


PROPAK ENERGY SERVICES is a proven established leader in engineering, fabrication, construction, and servicing of gas compression and processing facilities for the energy industry. With 40 years in the oil and gas energy industry, Propak is an authorized distributor for Ariel, Endyn, Dresser-Rand, Gemini, Sullair and Mycom compressors. It is GE’s Gas Compression Platinum Power Packager and a Caterpillar GCCP member. We are currently seeking a Compression Service Mechanic to provide service, maintenance, and repair work on gas compressors and engines in gas plants and adjacent field facilities. The successful applicant will help to maintain, develop and grow business in the Grande Prairie, AB area and provide flexibility with time scheduling to meet customer needs. In addition, Compression Service Mechanics provide direction to apprentice mechanics and will be responsible for ordering parts as necessary. *Relocation Assistance Available*

Key Responsibilities:

• Apply knowledge about gas compression packages (including panels, controls, instrumentation and package operation) and engine/compressor component life cycles to optimize equipment run times; • Interpret flow sheets and drawings; • Demonstrate an understanding of mounting and alignment, commissioning, package operations, mechanical components, instrumentation, and electronics; • Perform startups, servicing, repairs, overhauls, warranty work, etc… often alone in remote locations; • Trouble shoot engine compressor problems; • Diagnose and trouble shoot problems and provide recommendations to Service Coordinator and clients; • Verify all proper setting and adjustments (alignment, pull downs, rod run out, ESM, fuel gas pressure and settings, crankcase pressure, flange torqueing, cooler checks, etc); • Judge priorities on unit repairs in terms of down time, customer importance, potential losses, and efficient working methods; • Provide optimal customer service; • Maintain excellent documentation of mechanical services, daily labour time entry, expenses reports, parts orders, etc; • Complete and submit, in a timely fashion, all paper work related to startups, servicing, warranty work, etc.

Qualitifications :

Ideal candidates will have: • Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic or Journeyman Millwright certification • 5+ years’ experience with Waukesha, Caterpillar, and natural gas driven compression • Customer service skills • Ability to prioritize work assignments • Excellent administration, communication and organizational skills • Ability to work in remote locations without supervision • Experience with new package commissioning is an asset • Strong skills with the Microsoft Office suite of programs • Flexibility for 25–50% overnight travel Propak Energy Services offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and relocation assistance. CANDIDATES WILLING TO RELOCATE FOR THIS POSITION MUST STATE WILLINGNESS TO RELOCATE IN THEIR APPLICATION. No Phone Calls Please.

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We thank all applicants for their interest in Propak as an employer, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.