Construction & Maintenance Tech (Equipment Operator/Welder)

Job #: 2020-039
Location: Odessa, Tx
Type: Regular, Full-Time, Non-exempt

Essential Job Duties:

  • Oversee small company/contractor crews performing field and station maintenance activities.
  • Candidate must meet one of the following criteria
  • 5 years’ experience operating mechanical excavation equipment. (Backhoe/Trackhoe)
  • 2-5 years pipeline welding experience. Must be able to pass Centurion Welder qualification test.
  • Ensure all job permits are completed and reviewed with crew to ensure safe work site.
  • Oversee/perform worksite excavations, general pipeline maintenance activities, flange bolt ups.
  • Provide assistance to Construction Supervisor/Construction Lead in coordinating maintenance activities for pipeline facilities repair, installation, and modifications.
  • Provide supporting documentation for all services and materials for Construction Lead to properly track and document projects.
  • Gather relevant field information to assist in project estimating.
  • Maintaining the highest standards for HES performance.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D., Vocational Training desirable
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Minimum 6 months performed pipeline maintenance and construction activities
  • Practical experience of pipeline systems and surface equipment, including tanks, valves, positive displacement and centrifugal pumps, electric motors, gas engines, and other pertinent equipment
  • Practical experience with ditch excavation, pipeline welding, coating, and pipeline repair
  • Practical understanding of pipeline transportation system operations
  • Knowledge of API, ASME, OSHA, and DOT codes and standards with an ability to apply that knowledge to pipeline projects
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office suite, Maximo, Xmaps)
  • Ability to obtain Operator Qualification per D.O.T. CFR 195 for all monitored or performed work duties
  • Ability to work effectively with other teams/departments
  • Available to respond to 24/7 call outs and emergency response.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance



  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • operating mechanical exavation equipment: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Pipeline Welding: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Pipeline Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

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This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented — quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented — results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Team-oriented — cooperative and collaborative

Company’s website:

  • http://www.centurionpipeline.com/jobs/construction-maintenance-tech-odessa.aspx

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely: