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Requisition Number 18-0025
Title Applications Engineer
Location Cannonsburg
State PA
Description USA Compression Partners, LP, provides gas compression services. We are one of the largest independent providers of compression services in the United States. We owe our success to our employees as well as our customers. Our successes are centered upon the quality of our personnel and our strong commitment to safety and superior service to our customers.

Key Business Objectives:
The Applications Engineer is responsible for working with account managers to promptly size, select, and quote compression equipment for USA Compression’s customer base. We are seeking a committed team player who is detail-oriented and efficient, innovative, professional and personable. The successful candidate will have the ability and desire to fully utilize the technological resources provided, in order to perform all tasks effectively.
Requirements Duties and Responsibilities:
• Size gas compression equipment using OEM performance software
• Prepare quotes for account managers to present to customers
• Provide expertise and assistance to field service technicians in operation of compression equipment
• Coordinate with both internal resources (account managers, environmental teams, make ready teams), as well as external resources (customers, vendors, etc.) to encourage a collaborative team culture
• Occasional site visits to gather details and information related to compression equipment
• Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Skills/Capabilities and Education:
• Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited university preferred.
• 0 to 5 years work experience in the oil and gas industry, preferably direct experience in gas, internships or co-op’s a plus.
• Understand industry codes and standards (ASME, API, EPA, etc.)
• Strong computer skills in using the Microsoft Suite in addition to OEM sizing programs.
• Critical thinking and problem solving skills
• Customer service oriented

Working Conditions
• The employee spends the majority of time sitting or standing in a comfortable position with ample opportunity to move about.
• The employee must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.
• Ability to read and interpret data as well as having the capacity to professionally and effectively communicate (verbally and written) with both company and outside personnel.
• Travel is required and is expected to be approximately 15% of the time worked.
• Working conditions in natural gas compression vary from one job site to another. Some job sites are indoors in compressor stations while other sites are outside, exposed to a variety of weather conditions. The work environment may be in hazardous locations. There is a strong emphasis on safety while working with heavy equipment and machinery
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