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Propane Operator

Propane Operator

Job Description

DCP Midstream, LLC, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, is a leader in the midstream segment of the energy industry as the No. 1 NGL producer, No. 1 natural gas gatherer and processor, and No. 3 NGL pipeline operator in the U.S., based on miles of pipeline operated. DCP Midstream is a 50-50 joint venture between Phillips 66 and Spectra Energy. DCP Midstream is the link in the energy chain ensuring society has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. As the largest producer of natural gas liquids in the U.S., DCP Midstream is proud of the role its 3,200 employees perform in gathering and processing natural gas in 18 states. DCP Midstream is the largest oil and gas company and the largest private company in Denver, and is the Top Company Winner for Energy/Natural Resources in Colorado as recognized by ColoradoBiz. For more information, visit the DCP Midstream website at

DCP Midstream, LLC is also the general partner and manages the operations of DCP Midstream Partners, LP, a midstream master limited partnership (MLP) which trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: DPM). (

Job Summary:

Qualified candidates will operate a wholesale Propane Transfer/Loading Facility.

Essential Functions:

Prepares tank trucks for LPG product transfer, verifies product quality and quantity, performs safety inspections, prepares documentation and executes safe and proper connection procedures.
Operates equipment (compressors, pumps and meter stations) assuring safe transfer of product to and from storage tanks/tank trucks.
Maintains surveillance of transfer process and monitors inventory levels and product control procedures.
Must observe proper safety procedures at all times.

Ancillary duties such as but not limited to: painting, housekeeping, landscaping, snow removal and anti-icing activity. Works in extreme weather conditions and required to work rotating/extended shifts or nights.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent
Mechanical Aptitude Ability
Eligible to work in the U.S.
Must be available for shift work and weekend work on a 24/7 schedule
Ability to push/pull/lift 50 lbs., climb stairs and work at heights above ground
Must have reliable means of communication

Desired Qualifications:

Professional communication skills with customers and suppliers
Microsoft Computer Knowledge (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Operate PLC Control Equipment
CEPT certification desired but not required
Instrumentation Repair Experience (PLC, Temperature Gauge, Meters)
Ability to work with a team as well as individually

It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Other
Education High School
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 4326
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Propane Operator

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