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Compression Technician


Wyomissing, 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

Provide on-site field operational/mechanical service on gas compression and process equipment at one of our Compressor Stations including process equipment, i.e. filter separators, metering equipment, transmitters, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate, Diagnose, Calibrate, and Repair Mechanical problems on CAT G3516 ULB and Ariel JGT Compressor Frames along with Air Transfer Exchangers.
  • Submit accurate maintenance reports, logs, and other necessary administrative paperwork necessary for audit and inspections by outside contractors and facility’s to Operations Manager.
  • Follows all Health, Safety, and Environmental procedures including using PPE and Lock-out/Tag-out per company requirements.
  • Assist with scheduled and unscheduled equipment repairs and maintenance on Compressors and Process Equipment.
  • Performs minor repairs on equipment, using hand tools.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • At least 12 months of Documented Mechanical Experience
  • Must have knowledge of CAT ULB Experience in 3500 series and 3600 series engines
  • Knowledge of compression, process and production equipment, electrical systems, Lockout/Tagout, and Safety procedures (preferred)
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Must have the ability to work various shifts and days, depending on business demands
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must have knowledge of Reciprocating Compressor Training
  • Valid Operator Qualification (OQ)
  • CAT 3500/3600 Series Engine Training, Ariel compressor training, ADEM 3 Training, Pipeline Experience
  • Colligate Degree in Mechanical Study’s or Environmental equivalent (preferred)

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.

Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

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