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Occidental Petroleum Mechanic (WES) in Aurora, Colorado

Title: Mechanic (WES) Location: United States-Colorado-Aurora Other Locations:


Job Summary

This position is located in the Rockies Region as a member of the Wattenberg Plant Operations team in Auroa, CO.


• Adhere to and enforce all applicable company, state, and federal safety and environmental regulations

• Overhaul natural gas compressors and engines

• Organize and maintain equipment records with preventative and predictive maintenance programs

• Monitor, maintain and operate safety and fire protection systems

• Troubleshoot and repair natural gas equipment, electronic panel, and air/fuel ratio controllers

• Repair, modify and maintain machinery

• Work closely with mechanics and representatives of equipment manufacturers


The ideal candidate for this position should possess the following minimum qualifications:

• Three years experience in oil and gas required, five years preferred

• Ability to work in a cooperative team environment

• Computer skills including Excel, Word, and Outlook is required

• Working knowledge of natural gas process equipment is required


High school diploma or equivalent required.

Grade and salary will be commensurate with relevant education and experience.


Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license with no restrictions that would prohibit driving a company vehicle.

Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 – 10%.

Work Schedule

This position is on a shift schedule and the candidate may be required to work overtime, weekends, on call, and holidays.

Candidate must live within 50 miles of Aurora, CO.