Field Technician (Pipeline - Beaumont, TX)


Beaumont, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Pre-Employment Testing Requirement

This Operations and Mechanical (O&M) position requires pre-employment testing. Please read the job description in its entirety for additional information on accessing the assessment. The assessment should be completed by Sunday, October 9, 2022.

DOT/DPOS Safety Sensitive

  • The position you are applying for is regulated by the Department of Transportation (DOT) or has been internally designated by ExxonMobil as safety sensitive / safety critical.
  • Accordingly, if you receive a conditional offer of employment for such a position, you will be required to undergo a pre-employment process, which includes, among other things, a background check.
  • In addition, if you pass the pre-employment process and are hired, you will be expected to undergo random drug and alcohol screening in addition to other requirements associated with the position.

Job Summary

  • The Field Technician responsibilities include One-Call response and pipeline damage prevention management, including response to all Patrol Report findings and document appropriately.
  • The Field Technician responsibilities will also include surface maintenance of company right-of-ways
  • The Field Technician will also provide oversight for small contractor crews performing maintenance activities on company right-of-ways that could include surface maintenance and/or pipeline maintenance. 
  • The Field Technician will have on-call responsibilities and be required to respond to emergency One-Call events and possibly emergency operational events.
  • The Field Technician may also assist other technicians with duties involved with pipeline integrity
  • Position does not include relocation benefits, or travel expense reimbursement associated with the pre-employment process

Primary Job Functions

  • Perform job duties to highest safety standards, including reporting all incidents and discrepancies
  • One-Call response and pipeline damage prevention management
  • Patrol Reports response and documentation including aerial patrol and ground patrol
  • Perform Right-of-Way maintenance and oversee crews performing Right-of-Way maintenance
  • Assist in the construction, maintenance, operations, and repairs of pipelines and associated facilities and equipment including contractor oversight
  • Set up equipment and pipeline for inspection, testing, and measurement
  • Read and understand pipeline alignment drawings and piping and instrumentation diagrams
  • Assist with moving/removing product or water using a variety of methods

Job Requirements

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a consistent safe work ethic
  • Ability to plan daily work activities in accordance with established Company and Regulatory procedures
  • Ability to communicate (read, write, and speak) effectively
  • Have good organizational skills (documentation, work area, etc.)
  • Ability to operate hand tools or other pipeline equipment to accomplish assigned tasks
  • Able to use Microsoft Office suite of programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Knowledge of emergency response procedures and DOT motor carrier regulations
  • Must be willing and able to attend/complete required training courses
  • Must be willing and able to work in small team environments
  • Must be willing and able to work in various locations, both indoors and outdoors, in a variety of weather conditions and temperatures
  • Must have safe driving skills
  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to respond to callouts as required by the position

Pre-Employment Testing Guidance

This Operations and Mechanical (O&M) position requires pre-employment testing. After applying you will receive a pop up giving you access to the assessment. You may take the assessment at that time or utilize the instructions below to access the assessment at a time convenient for you.  Note that the assessment must be completed by the deadline in order for you to be considered for the O&M position for which you have applied. 




The O&M test has been revised.  Effective December 1, 2021 ALL candidates must complete the revised assessment.  Even if you have tested within the last 365 days (passed or failed), if you tested before December 1, 2021, you must complete the revised assessment to be considered for this O&M opportunity.  Failure to complete the assessment by the deadline will result in your disqualification from consideration for this position.  The assessment is the same for all O&M requisitions.  If you have completed the assessment after December 1, 2021, your assessment results will be mapped to this requisition when you try to access the test. Test passed candidates will be screened by the hiring team and a subset invited for interview.  Note that a satisfactory result on the assessment does not guarantee an interview.   


PLEASE COMPLETE THE ASSESSMENT BY: October 9, 2022. @ 11:59 P.M. CST    


Instructions to Access the Assessment After Applying (If you missed the pop up)

  • Login to   
  • Click on View Profile (top right hand corner) and login.  
  • To login you will need your email address and the password established when you created your profile.   
  • Scroll down to the Jobs Applied section and click. 
  • Complete the assessment for the job where indicated.  


ExxonMobil 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, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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