Compressor Mechanic

Compressor Mechanic

Reports To: Gathering Supervisor

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Status: Full-Time



Performs maintenance and repair activities on gas compression and/or process equipment, at Connect Midstream locations, as directed. Acts as a technical resource for more complex issues in assigned area.


  • Demonstrate advanced diagnostic and repair skills on multiple types of equipment including compressor packages, gas process and power generation equipment used within the region
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance (PM) to standard with no help
  • Lead a team performing Major Maintenance (MM), Overhaul and MOB / DEMOB projects to standard with limited to no assistance
  • Perform compressor calculations
  • Demonstrate customer service skills
  • Read, write and speak English (work orders, manuals, etc.)
  • Model all health, safety and environmental procedures
  • Use computer skills, including vendor specific programs (Cat, Ariel, Murphy, etc.), Internet Explorer and Outlook
  • Regularly complete and submit company required documentation in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Thorough knowledge of gas engines and compressors, electrical systems, panel boards, controls, skid wiring
  • Knowledge of new technologies
  • Working knowledge of relevant HSE procedures and regulations
  • General understanding of customer’s production equipment – Scrubbers, on/off skid


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Gas or diesel engine and compressor school / training preferred


  • Must have 5 years’ experience with natural gas engines and compressors, and a working knowledge of station equipment.
  • Demonstrated history of successful and safe service experience
  • Fully understands all processes and systems on how a compressor works
  • Knowledge of company maintenance standards checklist and ability to accurately and completely follow