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Category: Executive & Professional
Location: Morgantown, WV
Type: Permanent
Job ID: 1008823


United Talent Staffing is seeking 3 Associate Gas Controllers to join the Hope Gas Team at their Morgantown, WV location.  
This role assists in the management of the daily natural gas operations to meet the overall physical requirements of the pipeline system. This role utilizes the SCADA system to monitor and control gas facilities by operating remote control valves, regulators and compressors and ensures that pipeline pressures stay within Maximum Allowable Operating Pressures (MAOP). 

Primary Responsibilities
  • Analyze transmission pipeline system and recommends operational changes in anticipation of changing requirements. 
  • Analyze gas control data and responds to SCADA alarms. Adjust gas volumes and pressures to meet market requirements by considering forecasts and supply portfolios and storage plans. 
  • Assist in the implementation of the daily operating plan to support the economic, efficient, and reliable operations of the gas system. 
  • Develop a professional working relationship with field personnel, pipeline contacts, and other departments that interact with Gas Control. 
  • Comply with all government regulations for Control Room and Alarm Management.
  • Basic knowledge of company operations, pipeline network and facilities (compressor stations, storage pools, production systems, etc.) is preferred.
     Support and provide solutions for producer issues, questions, or problems.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data, detect errors, and recommend changes.
  • Ability to learn and retain knowledge of natural gas safety and emergency plans/procedures.
  • Ability to learn and retain knowledge of Control Room Management (CRM) regulations and procedures. 
  • Ability to learn and retain basic FERC regulations and other regulatory requirements, as needed.
  • Basic understanding of operation of computerized equipment and standard office equipment.
  • Ability to be able to clearly document data when completing shift turnover records.
  • Ability to be able to distinguish between colors
  • Ability to manage work and perform varied tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to remain focused and to respond competently under pressure to changing pipeline conditions
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Comply with all government regulations for Control Room and Alarm Management.
  • Position works twelve-hour rotating shifts that cover 24/7/365.  Must be available for overtime, weekends and or holidays.  Residency requirement within a 1.5 hour commuting distance from reporting location.
Main Qualifications
  • Associate degree 0 to 2+ years of directly related experience
  • High school diploma and 4+ years of directly related experience.
  • Experience preferred in Field Operations, ability to analyze problems, collect data and draw conclusions.
  • Excellent verbal and leadership skills, written and interpersonal communication, problem solving, time management and computer skills.
  • Works independently, proactively, uses great judgement and discretion.

Work Location
Morgantown, WV

Reporting to
Manager of Gas Control

 Medical, Rx, Dental, Vision, HSA, FSA, 401K, LTD, Life, Vacation, Holidays, and a whole lot more! 

About Hope Gas
 Hope Gas is a natural gas distribution company proudly providing service to more than 111,000 residential, industrial, and commercial customers in the beautiful Mountain State of West Virginia. Hope Gas is headquartered in Morgantown, West Virginia and is a part of Hearthstone’s family of great businesses. Learn more at HopeGas.com