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Measurement Technician

Location: 

Big Spring, TX, US, 79720

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in Tyler and Big Spring, Texas, El Dorado, Arkansas and Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day.

 

The logistics operations primarily consist of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek US Holdings, Inc.and its affiliates own approximately 63% (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYSE:DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.

 

The convenience store retail business is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience stores in central and west Texas and New Mexico.

POSITION OVERVIEW

 

The Measurement Technician is responsible for supporting day to day measurement operations.  The Measurement Tech will be responsible for commissioning, testing, operating, maintaining and inspecting flow meters on the pipelines and facilities located in their region.  The Measurement Technician will work with E & I, mechanical techs and operations control to ensure their work is planned and carried out to keep the system operating in a safe, cost-efficient manner.  The Measurement Technicial is responsible for various system critical measurement operations within the system.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • An aptitude to repair, install, troubleshoot and perform other predictive and preventative maintenance tasks on assigned measurement and ancillary liquids equipment.
  • Maintains assigned equipment including liquid meters, regulators and relief valves, RTU & SCADA equipment and related communication equipment, valves and valve operators, and auxiliary equipment such as electrical generators in a manner to meet operational needs in compliance with company and regulatory requirements.
  • Perform meter performance verifications using portable and/or stationary provers.
  • Perform density verifications using a Hydrometer.
  • Perform calibrations, inspections and maintenance of all instrumentation related to quality and quantity determination.
  • Witness meter performance verifications as performed by third party contractors, as needed.
  • Maintain and operate custody transfer measurement facilities in compliance with applicable specifications, codes, safety standards and operating procedures.
  • Maintain, operate, troubleshoot and repair measurement equipment, including; Meters, stationary & portable provers, samplers, flow computers and other peripheral measurement-related devices.
  • Understand; system balance processes, ticket writing, statistical meter factor tracking, and verification and calibration of measurement equipment.
  • Troubleshoot measurement over and short errors system wide
  • Assist with all facility construction and modifications, understanding the impacts as they relate to the measurement equipment.
  • Assist with Internal and external measurement audits.
  • Responds to emergency situations.
  • Must meet the requirements of the Company’s Operator Qualification program to perform identified covered tasks and remain compliant.
  • Support daily pipeline operations as training and qualifications allow
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Detailed knowledge of applicable EPA, DOT, RRC, OSHA, NEC, and API requirements and procedures.

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

 

  • A high school diploma or general equivalency. College or technical trade school degree, preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to interface with customer base.
  • Must possess proficient math skills.
  • 2-5 years practical experience in relation to operating and maintenance requirements for liquid measurement equipment.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in measurement which include the following: volumetric meter based measurement systems, turbine meters, coriolis meters, ultra-sonic meters and positive displacement meters etc.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with meter provers, (conventional ball provers, small volume ballistic provers)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with flow computers, (OMNI, ROC, Spirit)
  • PC skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Access, and Excel.
  • Must have a proven safe driving record and maintain a valid driver’s license and be subject to U.S. Department of Transportation Drug & Alcohol related regulations.
  • Driving hrs/day (not to exceed DOT regulations)

 

Certifications/Licenses Required (If Applicable):

  • Must possess or obtain operator qualifications

 

 

 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.

BECOME PART OF THE ENERGY

It’s an exciting time to join Delek. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

Delek US offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 

Since our inception, our ability to hire the right people for the job has served us well, resulting in an impressive record of consistent growth and profitability. With more than 3,500 employees in nine states, we have brought together a diverse team of professionals passionate about investing their time and expertise in one of the most dynamic downstream energy companies in the market today. 

Welcome to Delek US Holdings

 

 

 

 

 

 


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