Field Technician (Pipeline Inspection)

Field Technician (Pipeline Inspection)

🇺🇸 Houston

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Onstream Pipeline Inspection Services Inc. is a provider of Inline and Tethered MFL inspection services to oil and gas pipeline operators, currently servicing the North American market. Due to continued growth in the USA, Onstream is now accepting applications for the position of Field Technician (based in Houston).

Essential Functions:

  • Perform Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance on Pipeline Inspection tools
  • Assist/lead field operations, launching, tracking and receiving inspection tools
  • Completing preliminary field data analysis on site
  • Interface with clients onsite
  • Maintain proper tools and supplies as needed for field operations
  • Considerable driving is involved in this role
  • Able to lift objects up to 50lbs


  • Individuals who have worked in the Oil and Gas, pipeline or related industry (2+ years)
  • Degree or Diploma or equivalent experience specializing in at least one of the following: Electronics or Mechanical Technology (preferred)
  • Valid Class C Texas Driver License (or equivalent) with clean driving abstract
  • Valid passport with ability to travel to Canada (preferred)
  • Current safety tickets: Basic Plus

Skills/Qualities Required:

  • Extensive Travel: Drive/Fly to site locations across the US
  • Work schedule: 10 days on, 4 days off
  • Working safely at all times
  • Basic knowledge of electronics and troubleshooting techniques
  • Strong computer skills and ability to work with proprietary software
  • Ability to complete tasks fully in a timely manner with attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain poise, quality of work and efficiency during busy times
  • Flexible work hours and ability to travel up to 70% of the time
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to evaluate and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to maintain concentration over long periods of time
  • Self-regulated with a strong sense of pride in one’s work
  • Strong social skills for communicating with co-workers and clients
  • Professional personal presentation

Successful candidate will need to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol screen, Background Check including and DMV Check. We are only able to employ those legally authorized to work in the US. Thank you for submitting your application. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • Holidays
  • Overtime

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations:
Following local protocol

Application Question(s):

  • Are you able to work a 10/4 day schedule
  • Are you willing to complete and meet pre-employment drug & alcohol screen, Background Check including and DMV Check (if the selected candidate)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • oilfield tool: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)


  • Non-CDL Class C (Preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 75% (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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