Water Commissioning Technician
Calgary, AB
POSITIONS SUMMARY – Water Commissioning Technician

Based in Calgary and reporting to the Manager Engineering, the Commissioning Technician will support the Field Services team on installation and commissioning of produced water equipment for Exterran projects. The Commissioning Technician will also manage and conduct water characterization studies for clients to assist in selection of optimized process / equipment selections to treat client water. Additionally, this position provides support to shop activities, including pump assembly and testing, and support our of R&D activities in prototype and pilot builds of new equipment. The Field Services Technician has a strong mechanical aptitude and exceptional organizational skills.


Participate as member of the Water Solutions Field Services team for equipment start-up and commissioning for projects; international travel required
Conduct water characterization studies, including data collection and technical report writing
Assist clients in optimization of water treatment equipment and process
Trouble-shoot equipment problems; assist in identifying root cause
Assist with R&D and shop test activities as required by projects
Assembly and test of multi-stage centrifugal pumps as required by project needs
Prepare prototypes for Build and Testing, conducting the testing and preparing a written or electronic report on test results
Maintain equipment servicing and calibration as required


Demonstrated Mechanical Aptitude
Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision
Strong technical writing skills and data analysis skills
Able to multi-task different projects / assignments
Good problem solving skills
Ability to read drawings ( P&IDs, GAs and PFDs)
Computer skills, specifically regarding Microsoft Excel, Word, and MS Project is an asset


B.Sc. Engineering or Technical diploma in Oil & Gas preferred
5 -7 years experience in a Field Commissioning
Experience in product water treatment
Knowledge of chemical treatment an asset
Mechanical assembly & fabrication experience
Knowledge of centrifugal pumps an asset


Ability to work in a fast passed environment with Multiple and Changing Priorities
Excellent communicator
Excellent Time Management
Strong written and oral communications