Holly Energy Partners located in Artesia, NM is seeking a Field Technician. The Field Technician master responsibilities for a specified area of transportation and purchasing of producer’s crude oil. Acts as first purchaser of Crude Oil at the tank battery, tests grade and content, and measures purchased amount. Monitors system load and controls flow of crude oil in gathering systems. Conducts measurements and sampling of crude oil, products and natural gas liquids, performs related administrative duties, periodically inspecting equipment and performing maintenance at facilities as required under minimal supervision. Acts as technical expert and lead for less experience staff as required.ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: (functions considered essential as defined by ADA)\tPerforms all duties associated with custody transfer operations in accordance with established company policy and procedures for various crude oil, products and natural gas liquids\tPrepares run tickets showing measurement, grade and content of purchased crude oil determining purchase price paid to producers \tActs as liaison to producers’ representatives in the field\tOversees or performs periodic equipment inspections and meter calibrations and proving as required\tPerforms batch-changing operations to ensure effective segregation of various products and crude oils\tPerforms non-routine maintenance on various facilities as required\tMay conduct measurement and sample products at terminals or pump stations \tWitnesses meter proving operations as company representative\tResponds to third party requests to locate underground facilities and inspects the work at completion\tRepresents the company in measurement and quality analysis disputes\tInterfaces with Government representatives during custody transfers\tActs as technical expert and lead for less experience staff as required\tMay be responsible for “dig test” one call system, monitoring one calls, and dispatching to the location as needed\t\tSpecial assignments or tasks assigned to the employee by their supervisor, as determined from time to time in their sole and complete discretion\t\tExperience:\tA minimum of three years of job related experience, either three plus years in the Oil and Gas Industry in operations OR three plus years in military fuel management OR three plus years in natural gas pipeline operations OR equivalent is required.\t\tEDUCATIONAL LEVEL:\tA minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent is required.\t\tREQUIRED SKILLS:\tAdvanced ability to perform mathematical calculations and advanced measurement skills to assignments based on pre-established guidelines of Company Policy and required regulations. Advanced knowledge of safety procedures and precautions. Strong mechanical aptitude. Basic reading and writing skills, and ability to effectively communicate with others, both written and verbal communication. \t\tSUPERVISORY/MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITIES/FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:\tCompany agent for purchasing crude oil at the tank battery at approximately $25,000 per tank purchased with daily purchases of about $250,000. No secondary approval of the purchase; the run ticket is agreement to pay.\t\tWORK CONDITIONS:\tField based and with 60% travel by land and air required. Out-of-doors environment including but not limited to chemicals, pressure vessels, tanks, rotating equipment. Required to work in all temperatures including outdoors. Subject to varying road and weather conditions. Subject to shift work and 24-hour on-call availability. May be required to work in confined spaces.\t\tPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:\tJob conditions require standing, walking, sitting, twisting, crouching, stooping, crouching, kneeling, talking or hearing, making visual inspections, making precise hand and finger movements. Reaching or grasping, lifting and/or carrying up to 50lbs, pushing and/or pulling up to 50lbs, climbing up to 40ft, perceiving color differences, ability to wear personal protective equipment (beards not permitted) and strenuous physical activity. Job conditions may require ability to operate and drive all assigned company vehicles at company standard insurance rates is essential, valid State driver’s license and proof of insurance required. \t\tENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH, & SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES:\tOur primary values at HollyFrontier are: We put health and safety first; We care about the environment.\tAll HollyFrontier employees are expected to work safely every day and be safety & environmental leaders. This includes active participation in the following:\t\tStops and/or reports any unsafe work or conditions\tFollows safety & environmental policies and procedures\tSupports safety & environmental goals and initiatives\tParticipates in safety & environmental meetings, training, emergency drills and hazard recognition programs\tReports all accidents, injuries and near misses, and participates in associated investigations\tParticipates in industrial hygiene, medical surveillance and behavior based safety programsHolly Energy Partners, L.P. (“HEP”) is a Delaware limited partnership formed in early 2004 by HollyFrontier and is headquarted in Dallas, Texas. Holly Energy Partners owns and operates substantially all of the refined product pipeline and terminaling assets that support HollyFrontier’s refining and marketing operations in the Mid-Continent, Southwest and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States.\tApproximately 3,400 miles of crude oil and petroleum product pipelines\t14 million barrels of refined product and crude oil storage\t8 terminals and 7 loading rack facilities in 10 western and mid-continent states\tJoin Holly Energy Partners where you have the opportunity to develop and own your career!\t\tHollyFrontier Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other prohibited ground of discrimination.\t
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HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE: HFC) is among the largest independent petroleum refiners in the United States with operations throughout the mid-continent, southwestern and Rocky Mountain regions. Subsidiaries of HollyFrontier Corporation produce and market gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, asphalt, heavy products and specialty lubricant products. The Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas and operates five complex refineries with 443,000 barrels per day of crude oil processing capacity. Subsidiaries of HollyFrontier Corporation manufacture and market lubricants and specialty products through a subsidiary. Subsidiaries of HollyFrontier Corporation manufacture and market asphalt products and other heavy products at our five refineries and at our asphalt terminals in Arizona and New Mexico. The Company owns a 39% interest in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: HEP), which includes our 2% general partner interest.