Compressor Mechanic/Operations Support

Date: Feb 6, 2024

Location: Canonsburg, PA, United States

Company: UGI Corporation

UGI Energy Services LLC markets natural gas, electricity, and liquid fuels to commercial, institutional, and industrial customers at approximately 43,000 locations in eleven eastern states and Washington, D.C. UGI Energy Services owns and operates natural gas midstream assets such as liquefied natural gas storage and vaporization, underground storage fields, gathering, intra and interstate pipeline systems, compressor stations and renewable natural gas digesters.  These assets support the retail business as well as our electric generation assets, and peaking plants. To learn more about UGI Energy Services, visit:


We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off

  • 9 Paid Holidays

  • Sick time

  • Disability Plans

  • Medical plan, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance

  • Paid parental and volunteer time

  • Wellness program

  • Company Stock Purchase Program

  • 401(k) matched savings plan

  • Tuition Reimbursement  

Job Summary

Works well as a team member engaged in the maintenance, overhaul, and repair of various compressor station equipment. Dismantle, inspect, repair, and reassemble all types of compressor station equipment. Cleans parts, inspects for wear, reconditions, and repairs or replaces engine and compressor parts. Realign and assemble mechanical equipment. Start, check, and adjust for proper operations. Perform preventative maintenance inspections on operating equipment. Successful candidate will be required to travel to other compressors station sites to perform above duties. Candidate will perform work on natural gas pipelines such as locating and marking pipelines, operating valves, launching, and receiving pipeline pigs, and investigating right of way slips. The successful candidate will also complete compressor station duties such as start/stopping the units, work on dehy units, and testing relief valves among other tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Dismantle all types of compressor station equipment, i.e. engines, compressors, and pumps.
  • Clean, inspect and repair vital parts of engines, compressors, and pumps.
  • Fit, realign and assemble equipment, i.e., engines, compressors, and pumps.
  • Start up, check, and adjust equipment for proper operation.
  • Set timing and injection valve clearance to manufacturers operating specifications.
  • Compile or furnish accurate information for compressor station reports.
  • Make repairs to general tools, water pumps, air compressors, safety equipment, etc.
  • Measures, cuts, and threads pipe.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Requires knowledgeable use of various hand tools, (e.g. wrenches, pipe cutters, dies, electric hand tools, feeler gauges, micrometers, torque wrenches, etc).
  • Must be able to diagnose, dismantle, repair, assemble and perform maintenance on engines, compressors, auxiliary equipment, and various other types of compressor station equipment.
  • Must be able to comprehend written and verbal directions.
  • Must be able to write in a clear and legible manner in paper form and on a computer.
  • Requires the ability to operate gas engines, pumps, and other mechanical equipment.
  • Must be a good team player and be able to work cooperatively with management and co-workers.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to use a PC and/or handheld devices to complete Work Orders.
  • In the absence of a supervisor, may be required to act as a team leader.

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to use a PC and/or handheld devices to complete Work Orders, enter data into Job Plans, creates new Work Orders, etc. in SAP.

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.


Job Segment: Pipeline, Maintenance Mechanic, Operations Manager, Mechanic, Energy, Manufacturing, Operations