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Engineer - Gas Engineering

Company:  BERKSHIRE GAS COMPANY
Location: 

Pittsfield, MA, US

Job Summary
  • Analyzes and recommends distribution and transmission system infrastructure improvements and replacements to serve new and existing load and customers.
  • Develops short and long-term plans for distribution and transmission systems including regulator and gate stations to meet safety and reliability needs.
  • Maintains and updates gate station, regulator station, and primary valve records and makes recommendations for replacements and improvements.
  • Maintains and updates the gas hydraulic models.
  • Supports Gas Design including specification of gate and regulator station equipment. Supports Gas Field Operations, Energy Control Center, Gas Supply and Customer Service.
  • Applies company, industry, local, state, national codes, tariffs, and standards, and ensures compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Provides engineering expertise for the planning, design, operation, and maintenance of the distribution and transmission systems.
  • Interacts with customers, developers, municipalities and agencies.
Requirements

 Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering  with 1-3 years of experience OR Associates technical degree with 3-5 years of experience.
  • Preferred experience in piping design, metering and regulating principles.
  • Desirable: Knowledge of corrosion control techniques, gas system construction practices, underground pipe locating, map reading and blue print reading. 
  • Knowledge of state and Federal pipeline safety regulations.

 

Certifications:

  • Engineer in Training or Professional Engineer desirable.
  • Valid driver’s license.

 

Skills/Abilities:

  • Results oriented with a proactive drive for excellence.
  • Good verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • An effective team player.
  • Effective in managing multiple priorities and multi-tasking.
  • Project management skills, problem solving and analytical skills including computer modeling.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Pittsfield

Job Segment: Gas, Pipeline, Energy

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