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Corrosion Technician

Date: Jun 26, 2019

Location: TX: Abilene, TX - Texas, US, 79601

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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.

Job Description

  • Ensure compliance with 49CFR195 & T.A.C. regarding cathodic protection.
  • Create work scopes and bid documents for corrosion mitigation projects.
  • Raise AFEs to attain funding for corrosion mitigation projects.
  • Interface with regulators and be able to answer questions regarding our corrosion mitigation program.
  • Monitor CP rectifiers and/or bonds and verify adequate current & voltage
  • Perform annual CP survey on assigned systems
  • Perform maintenance on CP equipment such as test leads, replace rectifier parts, etc.
  • Perform maintenance on personal equipment such as half cells, wire spools, etc.
  • Provide integrity engineer corrosion mitigation information.
  • Field troubleshoot CP problems such as low voltage, rectifier malfunctions, etc.
  • Recommend preventative and mitigative actions for our pipeline and terminal systems.
  • Supervise contractor CP activities.
  • Review and approve invoices.
  • Participate on capital project teams as the corrosion mitigation representative as directed.
  • Update peers and upper management on projects associated with the team.
  • Provide feedback on new technologies and software as employed in the field.
  • Rectifier trouble shooting and repair, knowledge of A/C connections and testing.



***This position is eligible for relocation and will be reporting to the Corrosion Supervisor.  Expected travel is 25% of the time.***



Leadership Capabilities

  • Being able to work alone, work with landowners and contractors
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to work with a multi-disciplined team


Culture Fit & Alignment to Delek's Core Values

  • Be Safety oriented, committed and having a passion to doing a good job, being willing to grow with what is needed such as internal corrosion education


Organizational Impact

  • Being a part of an Intergrity organization that is striving to maintain the integrity of their pipeline and keeping all regulatory guidelines up to date




Minimum Required Education; 

  • Passed NACE Basic Corrosion and Cathodic Protection 1 course


Minimum Required Experience: 

  • Three years of field experience with Cathodic Protection Surveys, Rectifier Troubleshooting and Repair



  • Experience working with large quantities of data and keeping it organized.
  • NACE CP I certification with 3-5 years of field experience
  • Understanding of damage mechanisms associated with piping and tanks.
  • Prior experience working out in the field and an understanding of field activities for oil and gas corrosion mitigation operations.
  • Previous experience maintaining cathodic protection systems on pipelines and above-ground storage tanks.






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.

Nearest Major Market: Abilene

Job Segment: Technician, Gas, Gas Technician, Pipeline, Technology, Energy, Retail

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