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Kinder Morgan, Inc. Operations Specialist, Level 1-4 - Rotating Shift (Carr, CO) in CARR, Colorado

Position DescriptionPrimary Purpose:Responsible for the installation, operation, and maintenance of naturalgas pipelines, compression stations and related field operations.Essential duties and responsibilities:Install, repair, service and maintain valves, pipe, and pipelineappurtenances, generators, air compressors, pumps, gas compressors andengines (recip and turbine) as applicable.Responsible for the general upkeep, cleanliness and maintenance of allcompany facilities and equipment including the pipeline right-of-way.Participate in planning for equipment shutdowns, maintenance and outages.Oversee construction and/or maintenance activities performed by thirdparties, including monitoring of 811 one-call tickets.Inspect work completed by company third party contractors and constructioncrews.Conduct pigging activities when necessary.Perform governmental compliance activities including but not limited to:line patrol, road and railroad crossing inspections and valve inspections.Perform inpections and preventative maintenance on compression station enginesand equipment.Determine root cause of mechanical issues and failures and ensure completionof necessary repairs.Perform minor electrical maintenance/troubleshooting.Start/stop operating equipment such as compressor engines and pumps withindefined operating parameters.Participate in the development of project scopes and work plans.Represent the Company during contacts with landowner/tenants, publicofficials/emergency officials and at local meetings.Identify and report unsafe condisions and correct safety and environmentalconcerns.Provide detailed information to assist with the creation, planning,forecasting and managing of the operations budgets.Maintain records of company expenses to assist with cash flow management,cost monitoring and control.Provide input for the development of OandM procedures, project scope of workand work plans.Complete all applicable documentation and record keeping.Perform all work in compliance with company standards, procedures,regulatory, and company tariff requirements.Communicate work activities to appropriate parties.Actively participate in safety programs and initiatives.Maintain a high regard for personal safety, the safety of employees,general public and company assets.Respond to call-outs and work overtime as necessary including nights,weekends and holidays.Operate and maintain various equipment (such as UTV, ATV, Forklift,skid steer, snow plow, etc.)Perform other duties as assigned.Position RequirementsEducation:High school diploma or equivalent requiredExperience/specific knowledge:Strong mechanical skills.Proficient in the use of various hand tools.Familiarity and experience of diagnosing mechanical issues.Ability to read and interpret blueprints, PandIDs and other diagrams.Certifications, licenses, registration:Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license that meets companyinsurability requirements.Will be required to achieve and maintain operator qualifications and may berequired to obtain certifications as required to perform specific job duties.Competencies, skills and abilities:Must have a strong focus on job to complete all assigned work tasks in a safeand accident free manner.Basic computer skills (knowledge of MS Office, various operatingsystems, and ability to learn company software).Basic math skills (addition, subtraction multiplication, division,fractions, decimals).Strong verbal and written communication skills.Strong customer focus.Ability to work with a team, take direction from supervisors, keeprequired work schedules, focus attention on details, and follow work rulesAbility to organize, plan, prioritize, document and complete work withminimum supervision.Ability to gain and maintain effective working relationships with bothinternal and external customers.Demonstrate performance toward operational excellence.Physical demands:Position requires standing, walking and sitting while working either indoorsor outdoors.Must be abl