Tesoro Pipeline & Terminal Technician in Anchorage, Alaska

Requisition ID: 70361


Responsible for the safe and efficient field maintenance of the Anchorage based Tesoro Alaska Pipeline (TAPL) assets. Perform field activities related to maintenance and operations of the Pipeline. Operate equipment for the movement of products through pipelines between storage tanks, truck loading rack, neighboring terminals and product receipt from barges, ships and pipelines. Assist Terminals with operations and maintenance duties.


  • Starts pumps, observes pressure gauges, and opens valves for receipt and discharge of product at Terminals.

  • Performs required checks and preventative maintenance of valves, pumps, packings, and piping of terminal components and structures as required.

  • Makes proper notification of any emergencies or abnormal operating conditions related to Andeavor facilities.

  • Provide assistance to Andeavor Terminal personnel as requested.

  • Reviews emergency procedures and responds to pipeline emergencies accordingly as outlined in the Pipeline Operations Manual.

  • Obtains product samples and performs gravity conversions.

  • Performs pipeline facility inspections and complete identifying the Pipeline route, mainline valves, and rectifiers.

  • Responds to a One Call pipeline locate notice, performs pipeline locates and attend meetings with contractors and/or government agency personnel.

  • Recognizes coating failures and pipeline damage during pipeline excavations.

  • Assists in the review and writing of operating procedures.

  • Operates terminal equipment and truck loading rack within their design limitations.

  • Obtains inventory data by using proper gauging and recording procedures and computes information in proper forms.



  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent required.

  • Associate Degree in Process Technology preferred.

  • Basic working knowledge of computer based programs, i.e. Word, Excel, etc.

  • Alaska Driver’s License and the ability to drive company-controlled vehicles required.


  • Must have minimum 2 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry with experience in Terminal or Pipeline operations.

Andeavor, formerly Tesoro, is a premier refining, marketing and logistics company in the western United States. Our Company operates 10 refineries with a combined capacity of approximately 1.2 million barrels per day, an extensive logistics network, and a retail-marketing system that includes approximately 3,000 retail stations marketed under multiple well-known fuel brands. We employ more than 13,000 talented people.

Our strength lies in our investment in employees and in their future. We measure success not only by the products we bring to our customers, or the financial results we deliver to our shareholders, but also by remaining true to our core values of safety and environmental stewardship, respect and integrity.

Discover your strengths and invest in your future by applying today.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Vet / Disability

Posting Notes: || Anchorage || Alaska || United States (US) || SF:LI-JC-1 || |Logistics || 99501 ||

If you require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please contact the Tesoro HR Department at TalentAcquisition@tsocorp.com. Note that we review resumes and applications only for posted positions.An Equal Opportunity EmployerTesoro will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability status, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.