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ExxonMobil Mechanic (Pipeline - Beaumont, TX) in Beaumont, Texas

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.

Job Summary

A Mechanic safely installs, repairs, replaces, troubleshoots, and dismantles pipeline equipment including valves, tubing, and various pipeline fittings. Also develops and submits modifications to improve equipment safety, performance and or improve equipment reliability and ensures compliance with all applicable safety standards and procedures.

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 Responsibilities

  • Develop equipment repair job scopes, procedures, & execution plans

  • Ensure compliance of applicable Safety Standards, and procedures

  • Assume Permit Issuer responsibilities

  • Implement Behavior Based Safety Systems

  • Troubleshoot, repair and/or overhaul all types of I/E equipment

  • Troubleshoot, repair, and/or overhaul pipeline pumps

  • Validate equipment repair procedures or work specs

  • Ensure good housekeeping in work areas

  • Repair (shop repaired) spare parts and return to inventory

  • Enter equipment maintenance history and close out SAP work orders

  • Update repair procedures if needed

  • Read and understand pipeline alignment drawings and piping and instrumentation diagrams

  • Initiate ideas and/or modifications to improve equipment reliability and/or safety

  • Perform on-call responsibilities and be required to respond to emergency operational events

  • Position does not include relocation benefits, or travel expense reimbursement associated with the pre-employment process

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • 2 to 5 years’ experience directly related to the specified primary job responsibilities

  • Machinist experience and/or skillsets & knowledge preferred, but not required

  • Demonstrate the ability to maintain a consistent safe work ethic

  • Ability to plan daily work activities in accordance with established Company and Regulatory procedures

  • Knowledge of valve mechanics, and how to troubleshoot

  • Knowledge of instrumentation tubing installation

  • Knowledge of (root cause) various valve troubleshooting and failure analysis

  • Good verbal communication skills

  • Able to use Microsoft Office Suite of programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

  • Able to read & interpret repair manuals, repair procedures, equipment drawings & schematics, preventative maintenance procedures, repairs and overhaul procedures

  • Able to document troubleshooting guides, failure analysis reports and equipment repair history

  • Safely isolate equipment through Lock Out, Tag Out

  • 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

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.


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

  • Login to https://jobs.exxonmobil.com

  • 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, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.