Mar 14, 2019

Communications Specialist/Sr. Communications Specialist (BWP16-039) - Gulfport, MS

  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
  • Gulfport, MS, USA
Full-Time Information Technology (IT) Installation - Maint - Repair Oil and Gas Other Telecommunications

Job Description

Job Description:

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) is a midstream master limited partnership that provides transportation, storage, gathering and processing of natural gas and liquids for its customers. Additional information about the Partnership can be found on its website at www.bwpmlp.com.

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners is looking for a Communications Specialist/Sr. Communications Specialist for the Petal, MS office.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This position will receive training to become responsible for duties that consist of, but are not limited to, the installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of SCADA Radio systems, Data Concentrator/RTU facilities, networking/LAN, telephone, automated gate controls, surveillance cameras, applicable two-way radio facilities throughout South Mississippi and the Gulf Coast regions of Alabama and Florida. This role will eventually become responsible for the sole support of all field Communications related issues within the above listed areas and will provide interim support for neighboring areas in Louisiana and Mississippi, as required, and will be expected to respond to call-outs after hours and on weekends. Qualified candidate should live within 30 miles of the Gulfport, Mississippi office location in order to respond to call-outs in a timely manner. Qualified candidate will report to the Gulfport, Mississippi Area Manager on all employee related issues and will coordinate all field Communications issues through the BWP Field Communications Leader in Sterlington, Louisiana.
 

Job Requirements:

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

•Strong technical aptitude
•Proficiency in PC usage, hardware, software, & LAN equipment
•Excellent verbal communications and documentation skills
•Critical thinking skills and ability to manage multiple tasks
•Ability to utilize specialized test equipment
•Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
•Ability to work year-round in ambient temperature extremes
•Working knowledge of basic AC & DC power fundamentals
•History of safe work
•Valid driver's license with a good driving record and the ability to pass auditory and optic exams
•High school diploma or equivalent

PREFERRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

•Experience in working independently or with minimal supervision
•Independent thinking skills and resourcefulness
•Ability to discuss technical issues in common, logical terms
•Good follow-up and ownership of assigned goals and expectations
•Ability to prioritize and schedule assigned tasks
•Analytical approach to problem solving
•Understanding of F.C.C. radiotelephone licensing requirements
•Basic knowledge of natural gas pipeline fundamentals
•College or technical school degree in a related field

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

CLICK ON LINK BELOW TO BE DIRECTED TO OUR WEBSITE FOR YOUR APPLICATION PROCESS: http://www.bwpmlp.com/careeropportunity.aspx
 

States

MS  

Salary

$

Security Clearance

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