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Corrosion Technician - 4 Dig Team - North 

Reference Code: 89722 



Location: United States (US) - Sugar Grove, OH
Job Category: Operations; Trades/Technical
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is eligible for our domestic relocation program
Application Deadline: 12/31/2021




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, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, 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.


To remain competitive, support our high-performance culture and allow for more flexibility in the way we work, we offer a hybrid work model and flexible dress code for our eligible office-based workforce in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.


The Opportunity 

Our team is evolving to meet the needs of our growing global energy infrastructure business. Reporting to the Construction Services ILI Team Lead, the Corrosion Technician (NDT) acts as lead person engaged in detecting existence, cause and source of pipeline corrosion, and controlling the same.  This position will be based in Sugar Grove, OH. 
What you'll do

•    Conduct periodic resistivity and potential surveys on pipelines, compressor stations and storage field facilities to determine corrosive areas and record performance of cathodic protection systems;
•    Check rectifiers and magnesium anode installations and determine operating efficiency; Assists in analyzing trouble areas and recommend solutions;
•    Install interference bonds in cooperation with other companies;
•    Assists in conducting current requirement tests for new ground bed installations;
•    Locate suitable installation; maintain records of operation and maintenance of cathodic protection equipment;
•    Direct installation of magnesium anode ground beds, impressed current ground beds and rectifier installations;
•    Assists instructing employees in leakage and corrosion control procedures;
•    Checks all leakage detection equipment and affects repairs when necessary; Conducts close interval surveys;
•    Detects and conducts the repair of shorted road casings;
•    Identify corrosion issues to be addressed by Engineering Services;
•    Performs various duties such as: checks working conditions of rectifier installations, and all critical bonds;
•    Compiles area leakage summary;
•    Using PC and/or hand-held device, completes Work Orders, enters data into Job Plans, creates new Work Orders, etc. in CMMS;
•    Atmospheric corrosion inspections;
•    Surface preparation and coating application inspection;
•    Identify abnormal conditions;
•    Read alignment sheets and provide mapping details;
•    Provide project management field support;
•    Engage and oversee contractors on corrosion related projects;
•    Pipe inspections, Level 1, 2 & 3;
•    Misc. corrosion test kits (Internal, External Sampling Kits);
•    Internal Corrosion related sampling activities (Liquid sampling, coupon removal./installation);
•    Other tasks as required.

•    Ability to read, comprehend and apply DOT codes and ANSI / ASME standards as appropriate;
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Good organizational skill a must;
•    Able to handle multiple tasks for different people; Able to complete work timely with little supervision;
•    Must demonstrate basic personal computer (PC) skills, and must have the ability to obtain basic skills in using a hand held computer; Must be able to obtain basic skills in using CMMS;

•    Ability to recognize and electronically record pipeline anomalies
•    Experience with field Ultrasonic equipment 
•    Experience with wet/dry Mag Particle equipment utilizing AC yokes
•    Experience with hand tools for measurement of anomalies on pipeline
•    Experience with the use of Creaform/Pipecheck software and associated Handy Scan units on pipeline
•    Successful completion of Jaeger 1 visual acuity and color blind test
•    Strong computer and communication skills

•    Willing to attend Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced Underground Short Courses and subsequently obtain NACE CP-1 certification;
•    Willing to attend NACE CIP-1 or equivalent coating inspection certification.


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 12/31/2021 using reference code 89722. 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 desktop / laptop computer.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

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