Enbridge Senior Technician, Instrument & Electrical in Venice, Louisiana

Req #: 20502

Business Unit: Gas Pipelines & Processes

Education Experience: High School Diploma/ GED Required

Employment Experience: 4 or more years of experience

Travel: Up to 25%

Position Type: Regular Full-Time Employee Position

WE= teamwork at work

We didn’t get to be a leader in energy delivery, or one of the 100 most sustainable corporations in the world, on our own. We did it in partnership with outstanding individuals who work together as a team to help fuel the quality of people’s lives. People like you. And now we’re looking for just such an individual to join our team.

We are Enbridge Energy and with over 10,000 team members throughout the United States and Canada, we operate the world's longest crude oil and liquids pipeline system, located in both Canada and the United States.


This position will be responsible for conducting natural gas gathering and natural gas transmission pipeline operations to optimize throughput while ensuring safety for the public, employees, assets, and the environment.


  • Implements and maintains electrical power circuits and equipment, control and automation systems, electronic and pneumatic equipment used in pipeline, compressor station, plant operations and measurement facilities

  • Installs, inspects, maintains, operates, troubleshoots, repairs, calibrates, and adjusts various pneumatic, hydraulic, electric, electronic, and Programmable Logic (PLC) control systems

  • Performs preventative maintenance checks an compressors, drivers, and auxiliary equipment

  • Performs Inspection and Maintenance (I & M) checks on all control systems

  • Maintains electrical switch gear and power distribution up to 4180 VAC

  • Installs, analyzes and repairs security/intrusion systems

  • Responds to emergency and operational needs as needed

  • Identifies and reports safety and environmental concerns

  • Completes appropriate documentation and paperwork

  • Capable of working on high pressure natural gas pipelines

  • Be able to work 7 days on and 7 days off located in Venice, La.

  • Be able to lift 25 pounds


  • High school diploma with 5 years of pipeline operations experience

  • Five (5) years work experience in instrumentation, electronics and electrical control systems

  • Intermediate computer skills (knowledge of MS Office, operating systems, company software) and math

  • Working experience with electronic equipment, high pressure gas, processing equipment and reciprocating or gas turbine engines and compressors

  • Experience preparing drawings of electrical circuits and reading and interpreting electrical and mechanical blueprints and diagrams

  • Working knowledge of National Electric Code

  • Process controls and understanding of gas processing fundamentals

  • Prior experience and knowledge in safe handling practices of flammable gases, liquids and high pressure systems

  • Experience applying and interpreting results from common electrical measurement instruments (voltmeter, ammeter, ohmmeter, oscilloscope, etc.)

  • Salary and job level will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

  • Share our core values of Integrity, Safety and Respect.

Safety Critical Position: No

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Industry: Energy, Oil & Gas

Posting Closing Date:

Enbridge is a leader in the safe and reliable delivery of energy in North America and is proud to be recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World.

At Enbridge, we connect people to the energy they need to fuel their quality of life. Enbridge operates the world’s longest and most complex crude oil and liquids transportation system, with approximately 16,892 miles of crude pipeline across North America.

Learn more at http://www.enbridge.com/

We appreciate your interest in Enbridge Energy Company, Inc. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Enbridge is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to provide employment opportunities to all individuals, without regard to race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or disability.

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