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Corrosion Technician

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Location: Chillicothe, OH, United States
Date Posted:
Req ID: R00934214

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** The work location for this position is flexible between the Three Rivers / Portsmouth operating territory. Some travel is expected throughout the territory to support the operations in this territory. **

Job Title:  Corrosion Technician COH

Job Code:  340427


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Administer and provide technical guidance for the Corrosion Control program for assigned field locations. 
  • Involves reviewing technical data and information from plant and service activities to ensure that cathodic protection systems remain effective
  • Designing cathodic protection systems and directing company employees and/or contract crews in their installations
  • Monitoring, evaluating, and repairing existing cathodic protection systems
  • Evaluating the economic feasibility of protecting unprotected piping systems
  • Troubleshooting and ensuring the repair of all types of cathodic protection devices
  • Ensuring that facility data base is maintained through WMS and reviewing WMS corrosion reports and verifying accuracy
  • Administer the assigned field location(s) corrosion control Capital and O&M budgets
  • Training personnel in various aspects of corrosion functions.

Required Qualifications for Position

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent. 
  • Requires two (2) years operations experience or equivalent technical experience. 
  • Requires knowledge of COH corrosion policies/procedures and applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Requires strong organizational/planning skills and a commitment to getting the job done.
  • Requires strong interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to establish rapport with internal and external customers.
  • Requires strong analytical skills and ability to interpret technical data with respect to inventory maps.
  • Requires electrical and mechanical aptitudes in order to maintain corrosion equipment.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with little direct supervision.
  • Must be detail oriented and able to complete required documentation.
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects and work effectively under deadlines and changing priorities and conditions.
  • Must have demonstrated skills in decision-making and problem solving.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and be able to operate company vehicles.

Preferred Additional Qualifications for Position

  • Two-year technical degree
  • Three (3) years of plant field experience
  • Working knowledge of Work Management System (WMS), CMS, and DIS mainframe programs


The preceding description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the position.

Inclusion & Diversity 
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.

Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.

Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.

Equal Employment Opportunity 
NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.

By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities. 

Safety Statement
Promote a safe work environment by actively participating in all aspects of our employee safety program.  Report any unsafe conditions and take actions to prevent personal injuries.  Support our interdependent safety culture by ensuring the safety of your co-workers.  Stay focused on the task at hand and promote productivity through good work habits.

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