Corrosion Technician

Full time
Edmonton, Alberta
Posted 7 months ago

PureHM is the Oil and Gas division of Pure Technologies, a world leader in the development and application of innovative technologies and solutions. We are an industry-leading company that offers a range of technology-driven services and innovative products for oil and gas pipeline operators.  In January 2018, Pure Technologies was acquired by Xylem, a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world’s water challenges.

At PureHM, our people are the key to our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for all areas of our business.  We are looking for Corrosion Technicians to join our Field Team based out of our Edmonton, AB office.

The successful candidates will perform duties associated with testing, evaluation and installation of cathodic protection (CP) systems to prevent the effects of soil-side corrosion on various structures. This position offers the potential for career advancement and varied pipeline integrity experience working for a growing company in both Canada and the United States.

Position Overview:

Corrosion Technicians are responsible for performing duties associated with testing, evaluation and installation of cathodic protection (CP) systems to prevent the effects of soil-side corrosion on various structures.


Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:
  • Support project planning for testing, evaluation and installation of cathodic protection systems to inhibit corrosion on various structures
  • Complete specific objectives with instruction from senior staff on customer drawings and specifications
  • Assist senior personnel in the preparation of survey reports and final job reports
  • Make in-field corrections to CP systems with approval from supervisors
  • Make recommendations for system modifications as required
  • Ensure effective and professional communication with clients on all project

Duties:
  • Execute specific test procedures to gather CP data for evaluation
  • Gather structure-to-soil potential data, soil measurements and rectifier data
  • Sketch rectifiers, anodes, test stations, and other design features on prepared drawings
  • Sketch physical features of installation site for subsequent detail
  • Organize and reduce data gathered for preparation of charts and tables
  • Assemble data for preparation of final client report including service recommendations
  • Provide maintenance of field test equipment and ensure it is in operating condition

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Relevant experience with corrosion prevention and cathodic protection experience (2+ years preferred)
  • Proficiency with computer software tools (Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Team player and willingness to learn

Required Education & Experience:
  • Technical Engineering Diploma or higher considered an asset but not required with equivalent field experience (2+ years preferred)
  • Oil and gas field work experience (2+ years preferred)
  • Minimum NACE CP1 certification with NACE CP2 certification preferred
  • Driver’s license or equivalent with acceptable driving record
  • Experience operating quads and snowmobiles an asset
  • Safety tickets, such as First Aid, CSTS, H2S, WHMIS an asset
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada

Travel Requirement:
  • Regular travel required
  • Ability to work overtime as needed

Physical Demands:
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Field work and walking to job sites

Compensation will be based on qualifications and experience.  We offer an excellent benefits and compensation package.

If you would like to be considered for this position forward your resume to [email protected]

Visit our website at purehm.net

PureHM is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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