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Corrosion Control Tech III

Location: 

Middletown, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company and part of the UGI Family of Companies.  We are committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland.  We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,500 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

Corrosion Control Technician III

 

Summary:

Prevent and mitigate corrosion of UGI underground metallic pipelines as is practical and meeting applicable regulatory requirements.  This is accomplished by the installation, inspection and maintenance of cathodic protection systems including the necessary records and documentation.

 

Principal Accountabilities:

  •     Survey and maintain existing cathodic protection systems.
  •     Inform and instruct C&M, engineering and contractors on how to cathodically protect new services and mains or added extensions.
  •     Assist and direct C&M or contractors in the installation of corrosion Control systems.
  •     Design cathodic protection systems for services and smaller coated main segments.
  •     Inspect non-cathodically protected services or mains for potential future protection.

     

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  •     Knowledge and application of pipeline cathodic protection concepts.
  •     UGI field operational practices and procedures related to cathodic protection and integrity management of underground metallic pipelines.
  •     Proficient with computers and related data query and entry applications including GIS.
  •     Applicable federal and state regulations.
  •     Communicate effectively with other UGI departments, outside contractors, township officials and the public.  Possess ability to work independently and identify and resolve cathodic protection problems working alone.

     

    Qualifications:

  •     High School Diploma, basic electrical circuits and theory
  •     Acquiring of NACE Certification is required within 4 years at a minimum level of Corrosion Technician or NACE CP1 Tester with the expectation that NACE CP2 or CP Technician certification will be attained in subsequent 2    years.

     

    Working Conditions:

  •     CP surveys in roadway, highway and ROW conditions. Exposure to AC/DC voltages associated with Rectifiers and AC induction on pipeline facilities

     

 

 

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  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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