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Mechanic Sr

Date: Jan 7, 2022

Location: Pecos, TX, US, 79772

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview

Our primary product is energy, and where there is affordable, abundant energy, people are healthier, have access to better education, and are given greater opportunities to elevate their families to higher standards of living.

Nearly 3 billion people — roughly one-third of the global population — live without electricity or without clean cooking facilities. We are committed to providing energy in innovative and more sustainable ways to help raise the standard of living for those living in energy poverty and to meet the ongoing demands of people and economies around the world.

The products we deliver power increasingly cleaner electricity across the globe, fuel tractors and trucks, make fertilizer to keep the world's food supply on the table, and heat our schools, hospitals and businesses.

Our employees bring a wide range of talents and skills to the job every day to tackle complex business challenges. We believe in providing a truly rewarding work environment supported by a benefits platform that ranks among the best in our peer group. Our company offers career development opportunities where employees can grow personally and professionally. We promote employee benefits that cultivate a family-friendly work environment and focus on our employees' overall well-being.

We are committed to being a workplace where all employees are valued and can thrive with a sense of belonging. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion benefits our individual employees, our company and our external stakeholders; we are better as an organization when various ideas and perspectives are brought to the table.

Apache Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of APA Corporation (NASDAQ:APA). Apache has operations in the United States, Egypt's Western Desert and the United Kingdom's North Sea and a sister company with exploration opportunities offshore Suriname. Whether supporting Apache, APA Corporation or one of its subsidiaries, team members are employed by Apache Corporation.

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Specific Responsibilities

This role will be primarily responsible for the following:

  • Responsible for daily operation and maintenance of compressor station pumps, sumps, transfer pumps, “control air” air compressors, VRU systems, glycol dehydration systems, and amine systems and all equipment associated with compressor facility
  • Monitor and repair leaks associated with the station including atmospheric tank enardo valves and thief hatches
  • Check for proper operation of all pumps and dump valves, fluid levels and operation of lubricators
  • Check air compressors, filters oil levels, belts, pressures and bleed lines
  • Perform visual inspection on all equipment daily, making necessary repairs
  • Accurately record all above information and any performed maintenance
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment listed above
  • Perform oil changes on all equipment in a timely manner
  • Operate and maintain document data per regulatory compliance permits for all associated equipment including BTEX combustors, VRU systems, and flares.
  • Respond 24/7 to emergency call outs

Qualifications & Experience

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Experience with Compressor Station Operation and Maintenance
  • Experience with Dehydration, Amine, Pumps, and Motors
  • Must be safety minded and goal oriented with 3-5 years related experience
  • Job is classified as medium physical work
  • Occasionally may be required to lift, carry, push or pull 10-100 pounds
  • Occasionally may require squatting, crawling and climbing
  • Frequently may require bending, reaching above shoulders, reaching to the floor, reading, writing, working at heights and working around moving machinery
  • Frequently exposed to marked changes in weather conditions including temperature and humidity
  • Continuously exposed to dust, fumes and gases
  • Continuously works independently without supervision and requires quick or important decision making

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.

Equal Employment Opportunity


The successful candidate should demonstrate and exhibit the following core competencies:

  • Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents information effectively and persuasively across communication setting;
  • Results: Pursues work with energy, drive, and results orientation to positively impact Apache's business success;
  • Collaboration: Works in partnership with others and encourages different perspectives, while building and maintaining trust; and
  • Culture: Willingness and ability to align one's behavior with the needs, priorities, and goals of Apache.

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