Plant Operator III in Lovington, NM at DCP Midstream
Date Posted: 9/8/2019
- Employee Type: Full-Time
- Location: Lovington, NM
- Job Type: Skilled Labor - Trades
- Date Posted: 9/8/2019
- Job ID: 19000450
About DCP Midstream
DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a "must-run" company and we are committed to greater in everything we do-from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.
Plant Operator III operates plant facilities' various equipment/systems including, but not limited to: cryogenic plant processing, hydrocarbon fractionation units, process controls and measurement, pumps, pressure relief system instrument air system, dehydrators, fuel system, emergency shutdown systems, gas turbines, reciprocating compressors, steam turbines, gas fired boilers, process pumps, amine treating systems, inlet gas receivers and NGL storage and transfer facilities. Plant Operator III controls the plant's various systems to make and maintain proper product specifications while ensuring optimal operating performance on plant equipment. Monitor and record daily readings and acts a supervisor when needed.
What You Will Be Responsible For
Assist plant repair personnel with maintenance including changing filters for air, oil, amine, etc., and repair work on methanol and chemical pumps.
Assist with housekeeping and cleanup routines throughout the plant.
Gather and trend operational performance data
Other duties may include safety inspections, write hot work permits, write safe work permits, write bypass permits, lab testing and other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by the supervisor.
Entering daily throughput reports in SCADA
Have the ability to identify issues in the plant and enter Maximo job orders.
Optimize processing throughout the facility and maintain proper product specifications
Responds to alarms and problems within the plant and makes appropriate corrections
Spill Prevention Countermeasures and Control (SPCC) reporting and monitoring environmental compliance
Perform lock out/tag out procedures and may monitor field compressor status through the use of SCADA
Have the skills to input spill reports, blow down reports, flare report, AVO's reports and other operational data
Understand and comply with environmental regulations and ability to document and report readings as dictated by permit.
Read, use and understand PFD's, P&ID's and Plot Plan
Demonstrate knowledge of trucking loading and unloading procedures/requirements including tanks, valves, pumps, etc.
Participate in the Plant PSM program and understand and follow all 14 elements of PSM
Possess the skills to navigate through the EHS Solutions (MOC's and Observations).
High school degree or GED
Willing to work rotating shifts and overtime as needed
Communicates effectively to peers and supervisor
Willing to work overtime for other operators
Support call outs when assigned or needed
3-6 years previous operations experience in a gas processing facility
It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.
Primary Location: US-NM-Lovington
Job: Operations / Full-time
Job Posting: Sep 8, 2019, 12:00:00 AM