Technician, Operations


Jamestown, ND, US, 58401

Requisition ID:  26988

Work Arrangement: At Office / Facility 


Pembina Pipeline Corporation is a dynamic energy transportation and midstream provider, serving customers for more than 65 years. Chances are, we do more than you think. We own pipelines that transport hydrocarbon liquids and natural gas products produced primarily in Western Canada. We also own gathering and processing facilities and an oil and natural gas liquids infrastructure and logistics business. Our operations along the hydrocarbon value chain allow us to offer a full state of midstream and marketing services to our customers in the energy industry. 


We are an organization that cares not only about results, but how those results are achieved. Our organization is grounded in the values of Safe, Trustworthy, Respectful, Collaborative and Entrepreneurial. Cultivating a positive employee experience and promoting a diverse and inclusive environment where our employees feel engaged, recognized and empowered is foundational to our ambition of being an employer of choice. Learn more about our values and strategy


We value the safety of our communities, customers, contractors and employees, and believe that all incidents are preventable. Compliance with all policies, procedures and regulations is a requirement, and our Life Saving Rules are basic rules that everyone should know and live by. Working for Pembina means working safely. 



Pembina US Corporation's Cochin Pipeline is recruiting a Technician, Operations to join the team. This position will support the Rugby Area and will report to the Supervisor, Operations in the Transmission Business Unit, part of Pembina's Pipeline Division. Pembina's transmission pipeline assets have developed through the strategic acquisition of key natural gas and refined product transportation infrastructure assets.  Pembina's transmission pipelines provide customers with access to premium markets primarily on a fee-for-service basis under long-term contracts through long-haul pipelines.

Responsibilities may include but not limited to:

  • Will work as part of a team with primary role as a technician, assisting in terminal operations, and other trades when and where needed.
  • Routine pipeline operations and maintenance tasks, including troubleshooting failures, repair of pump station mechanical equipment, electrical troubleshooting and repair, and various tasks and projects.
  • Locating and marking Cochin facilities per Pembina's Damage Prevention Program and One­ Call procedures prior to and during excavation.
  • Ensure all maintenance and operations duties are completed safely, in compliance with Pembina's procedures, regulatory requirements, and industry best practices.
  • Provide oversight and inspection to ensure asset protection and compliance with company procedures of excavation activities near pipeline facilities.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation responding as required to equipment and/or operational problems.
  • Occasional overnight travel will be required.
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime on an as needed basis.
  • Maintain safe and reliable operations of the facility.
  • Able to work in teams effectively and encourage a positive work environment.
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas (respirator, hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, heeled boots and hearing protection).
  • Communicates safety issues to mangers and Safety Department.
  • Effective decision-making skills, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Contribute to a team environment that values inclusion & diversity.
  • A willingness and desire to work outdoors.
  • Any other duties assigned by supervisor.


  • 5 years’ work experience, oil and gas industry preferred.
  • Hands-on experience with various computer applications.
  • Strong organizational, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, ability to work under limited supervision.
  • Ability to work well in a team coupled with a proven track record of success of positively interfacing with Field, Engineering, and Technical Support personnel.
  • Ability to perform and direct safe and efficient operations in a fast-paced environment.
  • Results oriented with a flexible & adaptable approach to change.
  • Possess a valid driver's license.
  • Must be Legally authorized to work full time in the US without sponsorship.


The successful candidate must be legally able to work in the country of the position. Final candidate will be required to undergo Pre-Employment Background Checks including a Criminal Record Check. 


This position will be posted until end of day: 03/11/2024 


Our expectations are high, and our rewards reflect this: We treat our people well - whether it's through our total rewards package, community engagement or volunteer opportunities, all in an environment that is equitable, safe, respectful, inclusive and accessible. 


We recognize that diverse perspectives and experiences fuel innovation and enrich our workplace culture. We firmly believe that every individual's unique background, identity and contributions contribute to our collective success. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and experiences. If you're contacted to set up an interview and you require accessibility accommodations, please let your Talent Acquisition Advisor know at that time. 


We are a proud recipient of Canada's Top 100 Employers (2018-2022), Alberta's Top 100 Employers (2014-2023) and an Employer Partner of the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion. We are also a strong supporter of Skills Canada. 


No agency calls please. 

Nearest Major Market: North Dakota
Nearest Secondary Market: Jamestown