LNG Technician I

Location: 

Bethlehem, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC
Remote Options: 

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.

 

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Sick time
  • Short term & Long term disability
  • Medical plan options from Aetna and Blue Cross
  • Vision coverage from Vision Benefits of America
  • Dental coverage from United Concordia
  • Extended Maternity Leave - 8 weeks pay at 100% with the option of 2 more weeks paid at 100% or 4 weeks paid at 50%
  • Paternity Leave - 2 weeks pay at 100% or 4 weeks pay at 50%
  • Company provided 401K match of 100% of the employee's 6% contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement of 80% of tuition costs capped at $6,300 per year
  • Pet Plan Insurance

Job Summary

A Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Technician is responsible for the operation and maintenance of LNG equipment and systems related to ongoing LNG operations and new projects, including LNG fueling for end-use customers, portable pipeline projects, and LNG peak shaving applications.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations/codes.
  • Comply with OSHA, UGI, and other applicable safety procedures.    
  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot LNG equipment in the execution of LNG operations and projects.    
  • Interpret electrical schematics, piping, and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), and process flow diagrams (PFD).
  • Fill out and maintain required activity logs per company standards.
  • Interface and cooperate effectively with UGI personnel as well as customers, site representatives, inspectors, local authorities, and others involved with LNG operations and projects.
  • Operate in a shift position and work weekends, holidays, and overtime as required.
  • Travel in execution of UGI projects and initiatives, including off-site work assignments (extended travel with overnight stays at other facility locations).
  • Cross-train and assist in LPG operations Troubleshoot PLC and HMI issues, including communications, databases, PLC configuration, etc.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Must have working knowledge Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical construction tools, materials, and techniques. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills.

Education and Experience

  • Associate degree or relevant technical degree.
  • At least 3 - 5 years of related experience in LNG, industrial gases, or industrial maintenance.
  • Valid Driver’s License, CDL-A commercial driver’s license with tank and hazardous material endorsements, a plus.

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.


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