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High Pressure Gas Field Operator (Roustabout Thereafter) - Loveland, CO Job

Location(s): CO - Loveland


Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.



We are looking for hard-working Roustabouts to join the Xcel Energy team in Loveland, Colorado! This position will assist Field Operators and Working Foreman in the overall operation and maintenance of Natural Gas gathering systems, compressor stations, storage facilities, transmission facilities and metering facilities. This position will have the opportunity to advance into journeyman and operator positions.  Must be willing to live within 30 minutes and 30 miles of the Loveland Service Center.



•Maintain typical pipeline equipment, and  basic measurement equipment, valves, etc

•Must be able to work with and interact with others in field operations group as well as Gas Control, Safety, and Engineering Departments

•Operation & maintenance of LNG & natural gas pipeline and station facilities

•Self-motivated, and ability to work alone

•Accountable for personal safety, the safety of co-workers and promoting a safe work environment, must be able to wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)


Minimum Requirements

•High School education

•Class A CDL Drivers License with hazmat indorsement required or ability to obtain within 6 months


Preferred Requirements

•Experience in the Natural Gas industry.

•Experience maintaining and operating natural gas compressors.

•Strong mechanical ability

•Knowledge in preventative maintenance and repair of gas engines, electric motors and compressors

•Knowledge in maintenance and repair of production equipment including various types of pumps, valves, regulators, dump valves, mechanical seals and dryers

•SAP and Microsoft Office knowledge

•Knowledge of CFR 49 part 192

•Knowledge of locates, and locating equipment



This position requires a behavioral assessment prior to being considered for an interview.




COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement
COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, Xcel Energy requires all persons be fully vaccinated or receive a formal medical or religious accommodation prior to their start date, unless prohibited by state or local law.


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  CO - Loveland || CO - Loveland || United States (US) || Public Service Company || 64780:Gas Ops HP Campion PSCO || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $30.71 per hour

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Requisition Number: 38047

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