Cryo Test Stand Operator

Elliott Group | Jeannette, PA

Posted Date 5/04/2021


The primary function of the operator will be the installation and removal of the pumps, expanders and necessary testing auxiliaries for factory acceptance testing.  Operators will have to operate testing systems to support test engineering with test loop operations.


  • Receives instruction from Supervision
  • Reports production count, time and identifying data by use of data collecting machines
  • Unloads and loads pumps from shipping truck
  • Rig and operate 25 ton overhead crane
  • Builds up piping and supports from blueprints and test forms
  • Mount pumps to adaptors and head plates
  • Mount instrumentation to pump and secure it with lock wire
  • Makes mechanical and simple electrical connections and test units
  • Records Test Data on designated forms
  • Uses taps and dies to clean treads on bolting and blind holes
  • Complete operational checklist and maintain installation reading
  • Fellow well defined operational instruction
  • Logs and records replenishment, servicing and turnover log
  • Use hoist, unlimited pendant and overhead crane(s) as required
  • Maintains good housekeeping by keeping tools, material and equipment in proper place
  • Reports defective material and equipment to supervision
  • Observes all safety rules
  • Disassembles Vibration sensors and test instrumentation from pump and orifice section and returns to instrument Technician for posttest checks
  • Operates fork lifts, work savers, scissor lifts and Ariel lifts
  • Maintains and operates fire protection equipment
  • Conducts hydro test on new and repaired piping and required
  • Maintains test adaptors, pipe, bolting, and valve inventory
  • Install and remove various types of insulation
  • Monitor test loop and systems for leaks and report and correct as directed
  • Conducts confined space entry as needed
  • Conduct loop pressure integrity test
  • Operate Test Systems
    • Pressure Build Coils
    • Flare controls
    • Liquid transfers to and from storage tanks
    • Startup and shutdown VFD drives
    • Operate manual test valves as instructed
    • Monitor and record liquid delivery to storage tanks
    • Operate liquid transfer pumps
    • Remove and clean In-line heat exchangers as instructed
    • Conduct Meger test of electrical connections
    • Pull Liquid samples from test loop for SG readings


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able and willing to work 1st (7am-3pm), 2nd (3pm-11pm) and 3rd (11pm-7am) shifts. Shifts are not guaranteed and are subject to shift realignment. 
  • Must be able and willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays.


Elliott is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the federal, state or local laws of the United States. Elliott is a drug free workplace.


No agency submissions please. NOTE: Resumes submitted to any Elliott Group employee without a current, signed and valid contract in place with the Elliott Group recruiting team will become the property of Elliott Group and no search fees will be paid.

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