Kinder Morgan Technician (Mechanical/Maintenance) in BEAUMONT, Texas

Technician (Mechanical/Maintenance)

Job ID #: 17574



Functional Area:


Position Type:

Full Time

Experience Required:

1 - 3 Years

Relocation Provided:


Education Required:

High School Diploma



Position Description

This position is geared toward a person with a strong background in bulk handing equipment (conveyors and like equipment) repair including troubleshooting, diagnosis, and complete repair of equipment. The successful candidate will serve a vital role in maintaining the safe and efficient operation of the maintenance shop and any site locations. • Reads and understands engineering drawings, component manuals, and schematic drawings to determine repair parts needed and work procedures • Dismantles and repairs gear reducers and other conveyor components • Moves machinery and equipment as needed to check out and repair as needed • Repairs and lubricates machines, equipment and conveyor components • Diagnoses problems and makes repairs to equipment including drives, pumps, hydraulics, etc. • Assembles and installs equipment such as drive motors, conveyors, and pulley assemblies. • Examines protective guards, loose bolts, and safety devices on equipment, and makes adjustments • Operates a variety of tools/equipment such as cutting torch, welder, forklift, hand tools, power tools, and electric meters • Lubricates moving parts and operates repaired equipment to verify conformance to specifications • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system

Position Requirements

• Understand and be able to perform/coordinate mechanical and electrical inspections (OSHA, ANSI) • Must be able to work outside in varying weather conditions • Must be able to work in dusty environment • Must be able to lift 70 pounds • Must be willing to carry a company provided cell phone • Must possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s drivers license and have the willingness to use personal and/or company vehicle in the course of employment • Should demonstrate extensive knowledge of ANSI regulations and OSHA regulations pertaining to conveying equipment • Must possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s driver license and have the willingness to use personal and/or company vehicle in the course of employment. • Must pass and complete Safety Training/Certification as required by customers to work in their facilities and as required by Kinder Morgan at all Kinder Morgan locations • Must be able to work with a team, take direction from supervisors, keep required work schedules, focus attention on details, and follow work rules

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.