Career Details

Compressor Mechanic

Carlsbad, NM Full-Time 10/4 Rotation

We are currently seeking Compressor Mechanics in Carlsbad, NM area.

Mandatory Qualifications:

=       At least 5+ years’ experience with Electrical engines and compressors, and a working knowledge   of production equipment 

=       Repair and Maintain compressors with 250 – 1200 HP

=       Possess knowledge and ability to independently diagnose engine/compressor failures accurately     and efficiently. 

=       Use intermediate computer skills, including engine specific software (Caterpillar), Internet Explorer   and Outlook.

=       Lead and complete, accurate, and timely rebuilds/overhauls of compressors, engines, and        controls on compressor packages in the field in adverse conditions with no supervision.

=       Troubleshooting of electrical systems, controls, and unit control panels such as Murphy, Altronic,    and Allen Bradley; complete advanced engine tuning functions to adjust engine performance and    emissions on multiple major OEM’s to include CAT 3500 series and CAT 3600 series.

=       Commissioning and start-up inspections with no supervision.

=       Possess knowledge and ability to perform mechanical inspection using micrometers, pressure    gauges, electronic diagnostic equipment, and other specialty tools independently.

=       Demonstrate proficiency in accurately and efficiently diagnosing and repairing mechanical          problems on multiple compressor configurations

=       Ability to work independently to respond and repair recurring problems and emergency services    as needed., Must be able to work on-call rotation schedule

=       Service and provide preventive and corrective field mechanical service on Centrifugal and    Reciprocating compressors.

=       Disassembles repairs and reassembles components and equipment to ensure proper alignment,    balance, and tolerances.

=       Remove and clean compressor rotors

=       Replace and install gear boxes

=       Inspecting equipment by checking bearing clearances rotor conditions, etc.

=       Perform compressor repairs with disassembly (including mechanical seal removal)

=       Must be willing to undergo Background check and driving record check

=       Must be willing and able to pass DOT drug screening/physical


Minimum Education and Certification

=       High school diploma or equivalent preferred

=       Valid driver's license and a good driving record

=       Electrical, Gas or Diesel engine and compressor school / training preferred

=       Ariel Compressor Certification Preferred

=       Caterpillar Training Certification on CAT 3500 and CAT 3600 Series Preferred


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