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Oneok, Inc Manager - Storage Operations in Loop, Texas

#WeAreONEOK Fortune 500 company. 100+ years in business. Leading midstream service provider. Safety first. Sustainable operations. Environmentally responsible. Employee focused.

We are on the hunt for a diverse group of talented, high-caliber employees to join our team. ONEOK is recognized as an employer of choice in the natural gas and natural gas liquids industry and offers competitive pay; professional development; excellent benefits; a strong commitment to safety; community engagement; and a caring, inclusive work culture.


Job Profile Summary

Supervises and directs employees performing activities at compressor station and/or storage facility.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Supervise and direct employees performing activities at compressor station and/or storage facility including but not limited to:

  • Operating and maintaining compressors, engines, dehydrators, electric generators, and peripheral storage equipment

  • Maintaining storage and water injection wells

  • Monitoring gas pressures and operation of compressors, engines, and other equipment

  • Gauging tanks

  • Changing charts

  • Blowing drips

  • Maintaining yard security

  • Performing general housekeeping (lawn care, building maintenance, sweeping, cleaning, painting, etc.)

  • Coordinate compressor or gas storage operations, pressures, and flow rates with gas control section employees

  • Inspect, evaluate, and determine whether to repair or replace plant equipment

  • Schedule and conduct safety and training sessions for employees

  • Provide information and assistance to employees, customers, government agencies, and others relative to company gas storage activities, policies, and procedures

  • Compile, prepare, and/or verify information including but not limited to:

  • Regulatory requirements, codes and standards

  • Equipment maintenance and repair schedules

  • Work schedules

  • Equipment operation and performance logs

  • Completion reports

  • Employee documentation

  • Capital and O&M Budgets


  • None Required.

  • None required

Work Experience

  • Experience with and thorough knowledge of compressor station operations and/or underground storage operation and maintenance activities.

  • Experience evaluating, maintaining, or adjusting pipeline pressures.

  • Advanced mechanical experience related to repair and maintenance of compressor station and storage facility equipment.

  • Experience and knowledge with computer and relevant software applications.

  • Experience evaluating, developing, and implementing equipment maintenance and work schedules.

  • Experience inspecting, evaluating, and making recommendations on equipment repair or replacement.

  • Experience and training related to: ­ Gas system pipelines and regulators, ­ gas injection and withdrawal, company/governmental operating, safety and environmental procedures, characteristics of natural gas, management and supervisory skills, and engine and compressor operation and maintenance.

  • Experience interacting, guiding, assisting, and communicating effectively.

  • Experience training, directing, and/or supervising; knowledge of personnel policies and procedures.

  • Experience compiling and preparing reports, schedules, and correspondence.

  • Experience reading and interpreting manuals, reports, job orders, charts, logs, gauges, blueprints, maps, and correspondence.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of: and experience with computer and relevant software applications

  • Ability to: assist employees in performance of routine and/or emergency activities such as equipment maintenance, repair, replacement, and operation

  • Ability to: operate tools and/or equipment required

Licenses and Certifications

  • None required

Strength Factor Rating - Physical Demands/Requirements

  • Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.

Strength Factor Description - Physical Demands/Requirements

  • Standing: Remaining on one's feet in an upright position at a work station without moving about (Frequently)

  • Walking: Moving about on foot (Frequently)

  • Sitting: Remaining in a seated position (Occasionally)

  • Lifting: Raising or lowering an object from one level to another (includes upward pulling) (Occasionally)

  • Carrying: Transporting an object, usually holding it in the hands or arms, or on the shoulder (Occasionally)

  • Pushing: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves away from the force (Occasionally)

  • Pulling: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves toward the force (includes jerking) (Occasionally)

  • Climbing: Ladders, Stairs (Occasionally)

  • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling (Constantly)

  • Stooping: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the spine at the waist (Occasionally)

  • Kneeling: Bending the legs at the knees to come to rest on the knee or knees (Occasionally)

  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the legs and spine (Occasionally)

  • Crawling: Moving about on the hands and arms in any direction (Constantly)

  • Reaching: Extending hands and arms in any direction (Constantly)

  • Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with the hand or hands (Manual Dexterity) (Constantly)

  • Fingering: Picking, pinching or otherwise working with the fingers primarily (Finger Dexterity) (Constantly)

  • Feeling: Perceiving such attributes of objects/materials as size, shape, temperature, texture, movement or pulsation by receptors in the skin, particularly those of the finger tips (Constantly)

  • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas/information by means of the spoken word (Frequently)

  • Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sound by the ear (Frequently)

  • Tasting/Smelling: (Occasionally)

  • Near Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less (Constantly)

  • Far Vision: Clarity of vision at 20 feet for more (Constantly)

  • Depth Perception: Three-dimensional vision; ability to judge distances and spatial relationships so as to see objects where and as they actually are (Constantly)

  • Vision: Color - The ability to identify and distinguish colors (Constantly)

Working Conditions/Environment

  • Employee is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions

Working Conditions

  • Well lighted, climate controlled areas (Frequently)

  • Outdoor weather conditions (Occasionally)

  • Wet or humid conditions (not weather related) (Occasionally)

  • Extreme cold (not weather related) (Occasionally)

  • Extreme heat (not weather related) (Occasionally)

  • Dust, fumes, gases (Occasionally)

  • Moving mechanical parts (Occasionally)

  • Potential electric shock (Occasionally)

  • Prolonged exposure to vibration (Occasionally)

  • High pitched noises/loud noises (Occasionally)

  • Unprotected heights (Occasionally)

  • Frequent repetitive motion (Constantly)

  • CRT (Computer Monitor(s)) (Constantly)


  • Travel in office surroundings, job sites out-of-doors and in between storage facilities.


  • Based on assigned tasks, employee may be assigned a company vehicle requiring the applicable driver's license

ONEOK is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, gender identity, disability, military/veteran status, genetic information or any other categories protected by applicable law.

The job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills required for the job and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, in accordance with the needs of ONEOK.

ONEOK is committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request an accommodation email or call 1-855-663-6547​.

ONEOK is a leading midstream service provider and owns one of the nation’s premier natural gas liquids systems, connecting NGL supply in the Mid-Continent, Permian and Rocky Mountain regions with key market centers and an extensive network of natural gas gathering, processing, storage and transportation assets.