Chevron Corporation Mechanic in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Chevron Corporation is one of the world’s leading energy companies. Headquartered in San Ramon, California, and conducting business in approximately 180 countries, the company is engaged in every aspect of the oil and natural gas industry, including exploration and production; refining, marketing and transportation; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation.

Chevron North America Exploration and Production is accepting online applications for the position of Mechanic “A” located for Carlsbad, New Mexico through June 26, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Position Overview:

This position will assume the responsibility of safely maintaining and repairing mechanical equipment associated with oil and gas producing operations.

Key Job Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

Support Health, Environment, and Safety processes by:

  • Accomplishing daily activities within applicable regulations and policies

  • Carrying out duties in an environmentally conscious manner

  • Following safe operating practices as described in the MCABU Safe Practice Manual

  • Maintaining a safe working environment

  • Partner with other employees, and contractors to ensure that all equipment is operating at peak efficiency:

  • Maintains “open-line” of communication with Field Specialists.

  • Responsible for all lube/oil inventories and delivery programs

  • Utilize Computerized Maintenance Management System (EAM) for work planning and prioritization to generate and close out all mechanical related work orders for mechanical equipment in the field.

  • Perform quality preventative maintenance tasks and corrective repairs on a variety of rotating mechanical equipment

  • Use sound troubleshooting skills to identify mechanical problems and return equipment to service in a safe manner

  • Improve area reliability by identifying bad actors in the field and assisting reliability engineer in compiling data for root cause analysis.

  • Drives on a routine basis

  • Other duties as assigned Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of three (3) years’ work related experience performing mechanical maintenance on rotating equipment used in oil and gas producing operations

  • Must be able to work independently will minimal daily oversight and support, most field locations are isolated in remote locations. Extreme heat and weather conditions should be expected.

  • Ability and willingness to work various schedules including 12 hour shifts, nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime

  • Ability to travel (with some overnight travel expected) to various field locations in a large geographical area (roughly 800 square miles)

  • Must be able to safely operate vehicle mounted cranes as well as large trolley cranes and be able to obtain all required certifications related to crane use and rigging equipment.

  • Ability to successfully complete a post-offer/pre-placement drug and alcohol screening, background check, physical, functional capacity examination, as well as pre-placement verification of the information and qualifications provided during the selection process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years industrial mechanical experience, with emphasis on large compressors and engines.

  • Reciprocating Engines and Compressors

  • Centrifugal Compressors

  • Vapor Recovery Units (VRU & Air Compressors

  • Centrifugal and Reciprocating Pumps

  • Generators

  • Familiarity with reliability efforts for a variety of safety, environmental and production related issues

  • Basic knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.), CMMS, and an aptitude for learning new software packages

  • Experience with vibration analysis and associated equipment. Relocation Options: Relocation benefits will be considered within Chevron’s parameters. International Considerations: Expatriates will not be considered for this position.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.