This position will be responsible for the installation, programming, calibration, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of automation equipment for the field SCADA system.
Install, maintain and troubleshoot instrumentation and electrical equipment for the SCADA automation equipment.
Ensure the reliability, integrity and usability of electrical, automation and telecommunications equipment.
Ensure equipment and control logic conforms to company standards across all areas whenever possible.
Serve as liaison and technical resource for field operations personnel, I&E contractors and SCADA team members.
Troubleshoot data and connectivity issues at the wells and facilities and provide technical support to correct issues.
Coordinate and direct I&E contractors
Assist with startups and project work.
Must have good communication skills and maintain accurate records.
Travel to remote locations and work after hours may be required.
An acceptable pre-employment background and drug test.
Other duties as assigned
Strong communication skills, both written and oral
Strong computer skills, including MS Office
Proven team player
High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
Previous oil and gas experience
Experience with field operations of electrical and automation systems
Must have proficient knowledge in the operation and mechanics of all types of electrical, instrumentation and communication equipment.
Experience in PLC programming
North Dakota Journeyman's License
Ability to stoop, stand, walk, pull, carry instruments, and climb stairs and ladders for extended period of time
Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
Ability to work overhead for extended periods of time
Ability to perform fine manipulations with hands and fingers
Capable of driving distances of 150 miles or more per day during all types of weather conditions
Ability to one arm carry up to 25lbs. without assistance
Regular bending, crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges
Must be able to exert up to 50lbs. of force occasionally and up to 20lbs. frequently to move or manipulate objects
Ability to work significant amounts of time as required in completing job responsibilities
Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in field, hazardous Chemicals, and Hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate safety measures are required