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EIC Measurement Technician (Willow Creek)

Reference Code: 96161



Location: Canada (CA) - Airdrie, AB 
Job Category: Trades/Technical
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is not eligible for our relocation program
Application Deadline: 12/06/2021



We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TC Energy, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously. 


Guided by our values of safety, innovation, responsibility, collaboration and integrity, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities. 


We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day.  We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges.


The opportunity
We are seeking a skilled EIC Measurement Technician to join our Canada Gas Operations team in Airdrie, AB. Reporting to the Willow Creek Manager you will apply your skills and aptitude to repair, install, troubleshoot, and perform other planned maintenance and corrective tasks. You will work on assigned electronic, electrical, pneumatic and/or mechanical control systems, devices, and ancillary equipment. 

The focus will be on the support and maintenance of gas pipeline measurement systems such as; dew point testers, H2S Analyzers, Gas Chromatographs and Flow computers. You will also support the operation and maintenance of natural gas compression facilities and compression functions such as electrical switch gear, electric motors, gas turbines, pumps, valves, and auxiliary equipment.


This position works a modified 9/80 schedule which consists of:
-Week 1: Monday to Thursday, 9 hrs per day / Friday off
-Week 2: Monday to Thursday, 9 hrs per day / Friday 8 hrs

What you’ll do

  • Ensure facilities and personnel comply with the Company's Community, Safety and Environment policies and procedures as well as accepted risk standards
  • Independently perform installation, testing, repair and maintenance on natural gas pipeline facilities, as well as other associated equipment used in gas transmission
  • Troubleshoot, test, & maintain gas measurement systems, dew points, gas chromatographs, flow computers, H2S Analyzers, valves, transmitters and RTDs
  • Conduct routine regular maintenance and regulatory inspections at natural gas facilities
  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain shutdown devices, auxiliary systems, UPS devices, control valves, PLC’s and control systems
  • Troubleshoot equipment problems utilizing technical reference manuals and documents
  • Complete all administrative functions related to position and duties
  • Maintain core operational task qualifications
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and training to other personnel
  • Demonstrate safety leadership
  • Lead/manage the safe and efficient completion of low / medium complexity projects with demonstrated and effective work management practices such as time management, work sequencing, and contractor oversight
  • Collaborate and support our business partners as required


Minimum Qualifications

  • A fully certified Journeyperson Electrician or Instrument Technician
  • 2 years of relevant experience
  • An alternate combination of education and experience may be considered


Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with natural gas piping, valves and operations
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Additional industry related certification and/or related trades experience
  • Computerized Maintenance Management System and SAP experience
  • Experience with the interpretation of technical reference documents
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Experience in leading subcontractors and able to coordinate and monitor work activities
  • Experience or exposure to Prime Contractor management and oversight of activities
  • Able to collaborate and work with community members such as landowners, county, and Indigenous and other partners
  • Competent using equipment applicable to the maintenance of control and measurement systems
  • Such as dew point testers, H2S Analyzers, Gas Chromatographs and Flow computers
  • Current with technological advances in the gas pipeline field

This position requires candidates to:

  • Have and maintain a class 5 driver's license and provide a driver's abstract (record) for review
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing
  • Travel to other company locations for temporary assignments, meetings or training will be required (estimated up 50% of work schedule) which would involve overnight stays away from home.
  • Participate in on-call schedule
  • Be subject to working conditions which include adverse weather and temperatures

About our business
TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.


Apply now!

Apply to this posting by 12/06/2021 using reference code 96161. You must apply through our jobs system at Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Applications may be submitted using a mobile device or a desktop / laptop computer.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer.


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* Depending on qualifications, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.

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