Gas Controller

Top Gas Controller Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Gas Controller. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Gas Controller resumes they appeared on. For example, 20.5% of Gas Controller resumes contained Pipeline System as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Gas Controller actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Gas Controller resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Pipeline System

high Demand
Here's how Pipeline System is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Nominate, confirm, and schedule natural gas transactions on Enterprise Texas gas pipeline system, and interconnecting Pipelines.
  • Monitor and control two interstate pipeline system via data acquisition systems (SCADA) and extensive telephone communications.
  • Controlled the pipeline systems for Florida Gas Transmission via data acquisition systems (SCADA).
  • Gained an overall understanding of how the entire pipeline system flows and compliments other areas.
  • Monitor and control pipelines, including measurement of products into and out of pipeline systems.
  • Make decisions which have an operational and economic impact on the pipeline systems.
  • Monitor and regulate volumes and pressures on pipeline system by using SCADA.
  • Trained new controllers in the operation of the gas pipeline system.
  • Dispatched employees to designated points along the pipeline system.
  • Maintained a detailed working knowledge of pipeline systems.

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2. Scada

high Demand
Here's how Scada is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Coordinated pipeline flow via SCADA ensuring uninterrupted natural gas supply to commercial markets.
  • Monitor SCADA system to identify and respond appropriately to abnormal operating conditions.
  • Operated and overseen pipeline operations using SCADA.
  • Coordinate and trained system operations with field supervisors, operations staff, nominations/procurement, engineering and SCADA support teams.
  • Utilize Kinder Morgan's SCADA systems and processes in monitoring Product Pipelines controlled by the Houston Control Center.
  • Analyze gas control data and respond to SCADA alarms; determine and implement appropriate corrective actions.
  • Analyze and review each field alarm received in the control center via the SCADA system.
  • Assisted with development of new SCADA system to switch from manual operations to automated controls.
  • Moderate knowledge of the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA System) programming.
  • Assist in SCADA development to create the most user friendly and efficient system possible.
  • Observe pipeline pressures, flow rates and other SCADA information for leak detection purposes.
  • Make remote changes via SCADA to flow controllers, regulators, and compression.
  • Set operating pressures and volume limits for station operators and SCADA stations.
  • Monitor and maintain SCADA system, provide daily support to Systems Operations.
  • Make deliveries and receipts at various points on SCADA.
  • Collaborated in implementing and enhancing the SCADA system.
  • Monitor and maintain the SCADA system.
  • Experience using the SCADA system.
  • Monitor and Control gas distribution and supply to a five state market via scada.
  • Managed SCADA system and monitored pipeline pressures Evaluated the transmissions system and administered gas flows.

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3. Emergency Situations

high Demand
Here's how Emergency Situations is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Conduct assessments for any irregular conditions encountered on pipelines and respond to emergency situations as outlined in the Emergency Response Plan.
  • Understand emergency procedures to effectively analyze and react to emergency situations.
  • Respond to emergency situations, abnormal operating conditions, one calls, and customer requests whenever necessary.
  • React to emergency situations * Act as a liaison between various departments, including procurement and field operations.

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4. Storage Fields

high Demand
Here's how Storage Fields is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Load forecasting on a daily, monthly and seasonal basis* Operation of 6 peak-day and seasonal storage fields.
  • Transport natural gas from the gathering areas to the storage fields.

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5. Control Room Management

high Demand
Here's how Control Room Management is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Assist in updating the Control Room Management manual, Hurricane Evacuating Plan, and the Management of Change document.
  • Follow code of federal regulations sections 195 and 192 for control room management.

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6. Safe Operation

high Demand
Here's how Safe Operation is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitor and control the Gas Distribution System using SCADA to ensure safe operation and completion of gas nomination contracts
  • Maintain safe operations while protecting the integrity of people and facility.

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7. Pipeline Pressures

high Demand
Here's how Pipeline Pressures is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitor and maintain pipeline pressures within designed criteria and monitor gas quality at various points.
  • Monitor gas pipeline pressures, flow rates, and gas quality levels.
  • Monitored gas pipeline pressures, receipts, and deliveries.

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8. Flow Rates

high Demand
Here's how Flow Rates is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitored transmission and production pipeline data (pressures, flow rates, temperatures, etc.)
  • Compiled reports and data analysis to optimize flow rates Ensured flow rates and correct destinations Dispatched technicians to problem areas.

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9. Compressor Stations

high Demand
Here's how Compressor Stations is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitor the operation of 38 compressor stations plus two main storage fields with a capacity of 126 B.C.F.
  • Worked closely with contractors and inspectors on any construction or repairs made on pipelines and compressor stations.
  • Monitor and remotely operate production wells, compressor stations and pipeline valves.

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10. System Operations

high Demand
Here's how System Operations is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Review pressure control and construction procedures to ensure safety and reliability in gas transmission and distribution system operations.
  • Provided support to our System Operations Group.

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11. System Integrity

high Demand
Here's how System Integrity is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Manage remotely controlled pressure and flow points to maintain system integrity using the most economical supply mix.
  • Shared 24-hour call duties to preserve system integrity.

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12. Efficient Operation

high Demand
Here's how Efficient Operation is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Manage company's delivery of natural gas using SCADA to maintain safe and efficient operation of gas feeder systems.

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13. Distribution Systems

high Demand
Here's how Distribution Systems is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Observe natural gas flow on storage, transmission, gathering, and distribution systems.
  • Confirmed gas supply for all of distribution systems on, Transco, TETCO, TCO Pipeline on a daily basis.

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14. Pipeline Companies

high Demand
Here's how Pipeline Companies is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Confirmed nominations, based on volumes, with producers and pipeline companies.
  • Managed volumetric and pressure orders on assigned pipelines, interacting with major pipeline companies.

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15. Business Requirements

average Demand

16. Customer Service

average Demand
Here's how Customer Service is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Provided customer service to major companies.
  • Performed basic accounting functions preparing daily reports and weekly volume statement for customer service centre.
  • Maintain communication with field personnel, customers, and suppliers to maximize efficiency, safety, quality, and customer service.
  • Volunteered to represent the Columbia/Lexington/Chapin Meter Reader Connectors on the Customer Service Field Safety Team.

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17. LNG

average Demand
Here's how LNG is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage provided about 14% of the total peak requirements.
  • Determine need and direct operations of LNG peak shaving plants.
  • Start up and commissioning of LNG regasification facility.

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18. Transmission Lines

average Demand
Here's how Transmission Lines is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Control, dispatch and monitor operation of all company transmission lines, designated distribution points and remotely controlled gas systems.

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19. Pipeline Integrity

average Demand
Here's how Pipeline Integrity is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitor pipeline integrity and coordinate pipeline maintenance by observing and controlling the movement through pipelines.
  • Coordinate jobs and outages with teams to maintain pipeline integrity.

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20. BCF

average Demand

21. Operations Personnel

average Demand
Here's how Operations Personnel is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Communicated and developed good relationships with operations personnel.
  • Coordinated with operations personnel to identify, diagnose, and repair potential problems.
  • Mentor and gave advice other gas control and operations personnel.

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22. System Pressures

average Demand
Here's how System Pressures is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Participated in planning, scheduling and implementing facility operations, shutdowns and start-ups to maintain system pressures and volumes.
  • Monitored gas flows and system pressures from pipelines to city gate stations on SCADA system.
  • Coordinated various company facilities to maintain system pressures and flows.
  • Manipulated system control points to maintain and manage system pressures.

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23. External Customers

average Demand
Here's how External Customers is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Coordinate system operations between internal and external customers and field personnel.

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24. Troubleshoot

average Demand
Here's how Troubleshoot is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Maintain daily shift notes Dispatching field workers to troubleshoot/repair equipment Scheduling gas for Lost Creek Pipeline
  • Worked with radio and technical equipment to troubleshoot.
  • Assisted in some of the networking and software troubleshooting on the Gas Control System.

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25. System Conditions

average Demand

26. Delivery Points

average Demand
Here's how Delivery Points is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Work to meet daily nomination requirements at receipt and delivery points in the most efficient manner.

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27. Gathering System

average Demand
Here's how Gathering System is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Monitor gathering system and compression and make suggestions for optimization of production from wells.

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28. Computer System

average Demand

29. New Controllers

average Demand
Here's how New Controllers is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Train new controllers, work with field operations and scheduling.

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30. EBB

low Demand
Here's how EBB is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Utilize various EBB systems to perform daily gas control activities.

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31. Control Valves

low Demand

32. Electric Generation

low Demand

33. Customer Demand

low Demand

34. Alarm Issues

low Demand
Here's how Alarm Issues is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Alarm and system monitoring, respond to and resolve alarm issues.

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35. Maximize Throughput

low Demand

36. Data Acquisition

low Demand

37. High Pressure

low Demand

38. Low Pressure

low Demand
Here's how Low Pressure is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Anticipated system drafting/packing to unacceptably high or low pressures and balanced system accordingly.

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39. Pipeline Operations

low Demand
Here's how Pipeline Operations is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Performed statistical, trend, and forecast analysis for pipeline operations ensuring safe delivery of sufficient supply.
  • Monitored and controlled pipeline operations as a shift dispatcher.
  • Utilized CygNet for all pipeline operations.
  • Trained to junior controllers on gas control paperwork and pipeline operations.

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40. HR

low Demand
Here's how HR is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Gas Controller Safely and efficiently facilitate movement of petroleum products through the pipeline system.
  • Restructured HR educational program to capitalize course development costs and amortize over life of the courses smoothing P&L impact.
  • Managed a team of 8 Financial Analysts supporting $280M for HR, Legal, Finance, IT, and Facilities.
  • Fire, toxic, and explosive fugitive emission; detection, recognition, verification, and synchronized control response.
  • Controlled and managed transportation of natural gas pipelines throughout the state of Texas via a network of pipelines.
  • Monitor pressures, line pack, receipt and deliveries and horsepower utilization to maximize throughput and fuel efficiency.
  • Anticipated and evaluated changes on the system and communicated the changes throughout all levels of the operational organization.
  • Career has included three top five energy companies in the U.S., spanning over twenty five years.
  • Nominated gas supplies to NUI's gate stations through pipeline electronic bulletin boards on the Internet.
  • Work closely with producers to meet nominations while providing excellent customer service throughout the gas day.
  • Monitored, made adjustments through remote control equipment, and dispatched Delta personnel.
  • Work with the pipeline operations group and plants to maximize pipeline throughput.
  • Attended the NESA Allocations through Nominations class for future scheduling duties.
  • Prepared, coordinated and issued Corporate Bonus calculation to HR.
  • Monitored the well being of three gas plants.
  • Communicate with field personnel through Mobil Data.
  • Maintained a working knowledge of hydrocarbon chromatography by operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting equipment.
  • Controlled day-to-day operations of pipeline through Scada system.
  • Participated in safe commissioning, testing, startup, control, manage and operating pipeline through free and compressed flow.
  • Coordinate the flow of natural gas throughout the Companies pipeline system in a safe, efficient manner.

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41. Weather Conditions

low Demand

42. Fuel Efficiency

low Demand
Here's how Fuel Efficiency is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Loaded engines and balanced horsepower to operate with fuel efficiency.

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43. Distribution Facilities

low Demand
Here's how Distribution Facilities is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Provided assistance and instructions to field personnel in the operation of transmission, production, storage and distribution facilities.

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44. Cubic Feet

low Demand

45. Appropriate Response

low Demand

46. Weather Forecasts

low Demand
Here's how Weather Forecasts is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Evaluated weather forecasts and adjust forecast modules in order to meet total demand.

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47. Emergency Services

low Demand

48. Accurate Delivery

low Demand
Here's how Accurate Delivery is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Follow the daily nominations schedule to assure accurate delivery or receipt to or from each customer.

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49. Appropriate Personnel

low Demand

50. Market Requirements

low Demand
Here's how Market Requirements is used in Gas Controller jobs:
  • Ensured gas volumes and pressure met market requirements.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Gas Controller

Pipeline System25.5%
Scada18.9%
Emergency Situations10.2%
Storage Fields7%
Control Room Management5.3%
Safe Operation4.4%
Pipeline Pressures3.7%
Flow Rates3.6%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Gas Controller

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Pipeline System
Pipeline System
20.5%
20.5%
2
2
Scada
Scada
15.2%
15.2%
3
3
Emergency Situations
Emergency Situations
8.2%
8.2%
4
4
Storage Fields
Storage Fields
5.6%
5.6%
5
5
Control Room Management
Control Room Management
4.2%
4.2%
6
6
Safe Operation
Safe Operation
3.5%
3.5%
7
7
Pipeline Pressures
Pipeline Pressures
3%
3%
8
8
Flow Rates
Flow Rates
2.9%
2.9%
9
9
Compressor Stations
Compressor Stations
2.4%
2.4%
10
10
System Operations
System Operations
2.3%
2.3%
11
11
System Integrity
System Integrity
1.5%
1.5%
12
12
Efficient Operation
Efficient Operation
1.5%
1.5%
13
13
Distribution Systems
Distribution Systems
1.4%
1.4%
14
14
Pipeline Companies
Pipeline Companies
1.3%
1.3%
15
15
Business Requirements
Business Requirements
1.3%
1.3%
16
16
Customer Service
Customer Service
1.3%
1.3%
17
17
LNG
LNG
1.1%
1.1%
18
18
Transmission Lines
Transmission Lines
1.1%
1.1%
19
19
Pipeline Integrity
Pipeline Integrity
1.1%
1.1%
20
20
BCF
BCF
1%
1%
21
21
Operations Personnel
Operations Personnel
0.9%
0.9%
22
22
System Pressures
System Pressures
0.9%
0.9%
23
23
External Customers
External Customers
0.9%
0.9%
24
24
Troubleshoot
Troubleshoot
0.8%
0.8%
25
25
System Conditions
System Conditions
0.8%
0.8%
26
26
Delivery Points
Delivery Points
0.8%
0.8%
27
27
Gathering System
Gathering System
0.8%
0.8%
28
28
Computer System
Computer System
0.8%
0.8%
29
29
New Controllers
New Controllers
0.7%
0.7%
30
30
EBB
EBB
0.7%
0.7%
31
31
Control Valves
Control Valves
0.7%
0.7%
32
32
Electric Generation
Electric Generation
0.7%
0.7%
33
33
Customer Demand
Customer Demand
0.7%
0.7%
34
34
Alarm Issues
Alarm Issues
0.7%
0.7%
35
35
Maximize Throughput
Maximize Throughput
0.7%
0.7%
36
36
Data Acquisition
Data Acquisition
0.7%
0.7%
37
37
High Pressure
High Pressure
0.7%
0.7%
38
38
Low Pressure
Low Pressure
0.7%
0.7%
39
39
Pipeline Operations
Pipeline Operations
0.7%
0.7%
40
40
HR
HR
0.6%
0.6%
41
41
Weather Conditions
Weather Conditions
0.6%
0.6%
42
42
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel Efficiency
0.6%
0.6%
43
43
Distribution Facilities
Distribution Facilities
0.5%
0.5%
44
44
Cubic Feet
Cubic Feet
0.5%
0.5%
45
45
Appropriate Response
Appropriate Response
0.5%
0.5%
46
46
Weather Forecasts
Weather Forecasts
0.5%
0.5%
47
47
Emergency Services
Emergency Services
0.5%
0.5%
48
48
Accurate Delivery
Accurate Delivery
0.5%
0.5%
49
49
Appropriate Personnel
Appropriate Personnel
0.5%
0.5%
50
50
Market Requirements
Market Requirements
0.5%
0.5%

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