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Maintenance Mechanic Technician - Monaca, PA
United State Of America
May 23, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 3.0-6.0 years
Job Category Technician Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Maintenance Technician, Mechanic
Role Maintenance Technician Jobs ,Mechanical Technician Jobs
Designation Mechanical Technician and Sr Mechanical Technician,Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world's growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Job Description

Job Description

As a Maintenance Mechanic Technician your responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following in accordance with relevant codes:

  • Perform assembly of piping bolted flange joint connections, heat exchanger and pressure vessel flanged connections, threaded pipe joints, and other field equipment types, such as, pneumatic ducting, storage bins, etc.
  • Read and understand piping isometric drawings and blueprints
  • Understanding of proper application of pressure rated piping
  • Detailed knowledge of laser alignment tools and precision tools and their application and use to align and set equipment
  • Knowledge of drill press's, torqueing equipment and measuring tools
  • Perform maintenance activities on furnaces, burners, tanks, reactors, compressors, pumps and heat exchangers, to include repair, spading, blinding, and unplugging of lines and equipment as needed
  • Perform preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, rebuild, and alignment of rotating plant equipment such as pumps, and fans
  • Belt and chain drive replacement and tensioning. Sheave and gear alignment
  • Repair, rebuild, and replacement of valves and valve internals, including Rotary valves
  • Ability to perform Preventive and Reactive Maintenance of plant specific equipment using work instructions, job aides, prints, and P&ID's
  • Record work history and submit feedback for continuous improvement of Maintenance plans, policies and procedures

As a Maintenance Mechanic Technician your responsibilities may also include, but are not limited to the following in accordance with relevant codes:

  • Troubleshoot and maintain air-intake blowers, pumps, and mechanical seals
  • Troubleshoot and maintain plant specific equipment to include turbines, compressors, extruders, columns, tanks reactors, towers, burners, Rotary Valves, and furnaces
  • Repair to piping systems and installation of flanges and fittings to pipe runs and field equipment
  • Replace and install gearboxes, belt and chain drives
  • Detailed knowledge and experience with laser alignment equipment and precision tools
  • Knowledge and experience in repair, rebuild and installation of valve assemblies
  • Perform basic crane lifts as operator /signalman/rigger with competent rigging and lifting knowledge and skill
  • Troubleshoot, calibrate, maintain and repair Hydraulic/Pneumatic Equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair, rebuild, and alignment of rotating and reciprocating equipment
  • Understanding of proper application of hydro-testing
  • Operating motorized lifting equipment (fork-lifts, man-lifts etc.)
  • Be able to be cross-trained and develop proficiency in Multi-Skill Maintenance Mechanic tasks
  • Initiate, review, issue, and support work permits and the Permit to Work Process
  • Initiate, review, issue, and support the development of Policies, Procedures, Work Instructions, Job Aids, and Forms
  • Execute and continuously improve Policies, Procedures, Work Instructions, Job Aids, and Forms
  • Travel to existing facilities and vendor/licensors training locations as required (varies based on job assignment)


  • Must have completed at least one of the following: An Industry Accredited Training or Apprenticeship program, an Associate degree in Industrial Maintenance, Military Maintenance School AND
  • Have a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a Multi-skilled Maintenance Technician (2 years of which mechanic maintenance work was performed) in an industrial, manufacturing or military work environment
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without the requirement of a work visa
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently and understand operating procedures
  • Must possess and maintain a current, valid license to operate a motor vehicle in the United States
  • Willing to work outside in inclement weather with or without accommodation
  • Willing to work in compact and confined spaces with or without accommodation
  • Willing to climb ladders, walk up and down steps, and work at heights with or without accommodation
  • Must be willing to work in an environment that requires the daily use of computers (i.e. iOS, MS Suite, SAP)
  • Must be willing to be trained and maintain certification to operate motorized lifting equipment such as man-lifts, cranes, trucks, forklifts, etc. to support craft activities.
  • Must be willing to respond to emergencies, successful candidates must reside within 60 minutes of the site, or be willing to relocate to within 60 minutes of the site without relocation assistance
  • Willing to work holidays, nights, and weekends and a fair amount of overtime supporting commissioning/start-up, run and maintain schedules, holdovers, outages, turnarounds, etc.
  • Willing to be on call and meet call-­out standards to respond to site responsibilities and emergencies
  • As a part of the pre­employment selection process, candidates are required to submit to and receive satisfactory results from all pre­employment background, medical, and reference checks, including hair & fluid (saliva or urine) drug testing
  • Willing to support the company's drug­ free work environment, which will include random drug/alcohol screenings
  • Willing to support and comply with the company's harassment ­free work environment policy
  • Willing to support and comply with the company's safety policies and initiatives
  • Willing to support and comply with the company's diversity and inclusion work environment policies
  • Willingness to travel proximate to site without reimbursement and achieve satisfactory results on Shell's pre-employment testing batteries

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