Natural Gas Pipeline & Coating Technician

Location | Western, Illinois

BTS is seeking a Natural Gas Pipeline & Coating Technician for the Western Illinois area. If you are ready continue, og begin, your career in the natural gas industry, BTS is offering an exciting opportunity to join our growing team in the midwest.


  • Assist in maintaining a clean and safe work environment and observe good safety habits
  • Perform indirect Gas pipeline inspections
  • Apply a variety of industrial coatings to gas pipelines
  • Utilize instruments to verify and measure different aspects of the pipe such as measure painting parameters to ensure compliance.
  • Responsible for applying the industrial coating in settings to include, but not limited to: High roofs, tight spaces, extreme hot and cold weather, over water, walking extremely long distances, forestry, private and public property, ride-away etc.
  • Assist with rigging large objects for the purpose of moving them in the process of applying coating material
  • Responsible for reporting any malfunctions or incidents outside the normal scope of outlined work
  • Complete 9+ Operational Qualification trainings

Min. Qualifications

  • High school or equivalent education
  • 3-5 years of electrical, construction, survey, geographic information systems, or other scientific or technical background.
  • Must have own vehicle and driver’s license.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Work in various elements outside.
  • Good math, science and computer skills required.
  • Ability and willingness to travel some overnight.
  • Must be able to pass a random drug background check.
  • Open to second chance citizens

Desirable Qualifications

  • Associates degree in electrical, civil, mechanical, or other technical area
  • GIS experience
  • Natural gas pipeline experience
  • Supervisory experience

Job Category: Field Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Illinois

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