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Electrician and Maintenance Technician (East Providence, RI)


East Providence, RI, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Pre-Employment Testing Requirement

This Operations and Mechanical (O&M) position requires pre-employment testing.  Both experience and entry-level candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; prior experience in the oil and gas industry is not a pre-requisite. After applying applicants will receive the Phase I Online Assessment via email. Please check all email folders (i.e. inbox, spam, etc.) to ensure that you do not miss this communication. To be considered for this open position; new and existing applicants MUST complete the pre-employment testing requirement by the requisition close date.


  • New Applicants MUST complete the Phase I Assessment by the requisition close date. Applicants who complete the assessment after the requisition close date WILL NOT be considered for this position


  • Returning Applicants MUST map exisiting test results to their application by clicking on the test link but DO NOT have to re-test.


  • Requisition Close Date: March 1, 2019 @ 11:59 PM Central Standard Time

IMPORTANT: Applicants who fail to complete the assessment or map exisiting test results by the requisition close date will automatically be disqualified for consideration for this open position.

ExxonMobil offers excellent pay and benefits including medical, dental, pension and 401(k) plans.

Job Summary

  • Responsible for keeping all electrical power supplies and equipment operational.
  • Ensures proper installation of equipment and that all applicable codes, regulations, ISO Procedures, and EHSMS procedures are adhered to.
  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of mechanical equipment. Installation, maintenance, and repair will be completed following applicable regulation and company training & procedures.
  • A training position to prepare employees to assume roles and responsibilities of other positions that may be necessary in the operation and maintenance of the ExxonMobil business. 
  • Expected to respond to call outs, as needed, and may be required to work overtime, weekends and holidays. 
  • May provide work direction to other less experienced employees
  • Responsible for stewarding contractor performance
  • Position located in East Providence, RI and does not include relocation benefits or travel expense reimbursement assoicatied with the pre-employment process

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan daily work activities in accordance with established Company and Regulatory procedures
  • Maintain acceptable attendance and EHSMS record
  • Maintain inventory of all electrical operating equipment and spares
  • Troubleshoot power and control circuits
  • Perform maintenance with minimal down time to the operation
  • Perform to highest safety standards, including reporting all incidents and discrepancies
  • Follow established mechanical testing procedures and applicable standards
  • Operate mechanical equipment and facilities as required
  • Utilize precision tools and test equipment as needed
  • Perform facility maintenance, including cleaning facilities, grounds upkeep, painting, etc.
  • Identify and effectively utilize outsourced services

Job Requirements

  • Ability to wire complex control circuits from schematic wiring diagrams
  • Demonstrated knowledge of electronic theory and PLC principles
  • Demonstrated knowledge of DOT, ISO, EHSMS, NEC, and OSHA regulations
  • Able to read and understand station flow and pipeline alignment drawings
  • Able to ascend to the top of tanks and vessel platforms to perform work
  • Ability to communicate (read, write, and speak) effectively 
  • 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.)
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a consistent safe work ethic
  • Willing and able to complete fit testing and be certified to wear a respirator 
  • 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


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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.

Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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