Project Technician

Location: Anchorage

Company: Delta Western

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Alaska

Job Category: Maintenance

Publish Date: March 20, 2019

Company Description: Delta Western is the largest independent distributor of fuel and lubricants in Alaska. With the best customer service in the business, our company has become a household name in over 250 Alaskan communities. DWP travels waterways throughout Alaska to service some of the most remote communities in the state. The company safely navigates unique and challenging river and weather conditions. It is a lifeline to these locations, delivering a whole year’s supply of heating fuel, power generation fuel, unleaded gasoline, and lubricants. Lubricants are also distributed throughout the state from our distribution facilities, freight barge, and trucks on the Railbelt highway system. The company’s core belief is that safety is our first priority. Our Safety Management System includes continuous improvement, employee involvement at all levels, and aligning employee goals with company goals. DWP gives back to the communities it serves by supporting many charitable organizations, including donating $150,000 in scholarships for local high school students. Additionally, each of our remote sites supports charitable organizations through mentoring, volunteerism, and fundraising, making a personal difference in the communities they serve.


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • This position has been filled

Delta Western

Summary of Essential Job Functions

Customer Facilities

Diagnose faulty systems and components that are reported by customer.

Service pumps and dispenser systems.

Maintain and repair fuel delivery hoses and nozzles.

Monitor trans-cube and skid tank functionality and maintain a regular service schedule where applicable.

Delta Western Facilities

Assist project team and contractors with tank, piping, facility maintenance and projects as needed.

Perform truck and equipment maintenance and repairs as required.

Warehouse Facilities

Maintain dispensers, pumps, and meters.

Diagnose and repair faulty equipment.

Address facility maintenance issues and repair.


Possess excellent attendance and punctuality, attention to detail, and safe working habits.

Wear Personal Protective Equipment appropriate to task being performed.

Communicate effectively with internal and external customers to promote a positive working relationship.

Work alone or with a minimal amount of supervision.

Approach others in a tactful manner; reacts well under pressure; treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; accept responsibility for own actions; follow through on commitments.

Perform assigned tasks in a timely, accurate, and efficient manner.

Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety procedures, laws, policies, and rules.

Other duties as may be assigned by a supervisor.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Required Education: High School Diploma

Required Experience With: Blackmer Pump Diagnosis & Repair, Alemite Pumps & Reels, Chelsea PTO’s, Alemite & Graco Dispensers/Meters, Process Piping, Facility Maintenance, 12V Systems, Overhead Door Systems, Hose Assembly Fabrication to NAHADA Spec, Hydrotesting, Facet & Velcon Filter Vessels.

Certificates, Licenses & Registrations: Valid Alaska Driver’s License