I&E Technician III

Kermit, Texas, United States

Job Reference 1240578

Location Kermit, Texas, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Oil

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 25, 2024

Our client a major Oil and Gas company is looking for an I&E Technician to work on 6-months contract on their offices located in Kermit, TX.

Job Summary: This role performs a wide variety of tasks; contributes to process improvements. Acts as a resource for team members with less experience. Thorough working knowledge of technical/specialized tasks and responsibilities. Relies on experience and exercises independent judgment to determine best approach to achieve desired outcomes. Works under general supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides electrical support for the installation, maintenance, and repair of company operated primary and secondary voltage electrical systems to ensure that they are performing safely, efficiently, and reliably.
  • Evaluate and correct system issues at facilities, as well as well sites to ensure continuity of critical operations.
  • Works closely with Operations to ensure that the field runs efficiently.
  • Promotes continuous process improvement initiatives.
  • Conducts on-call duties as needed on a night and weekend basis.
  • Promotes and provides a safe environment as it pertains to all HSE policies.
  • Performs and coordinates inspections on existing electrical sites to ensure electrical safety/code compliance.
  • Generates work orders and closes orders as necessary.
  • Oversees, monitors, & witnesses: Grounding/Breaker Installation/Terminations/Continuity checks/Instrument
  • Installation/Loop checks/System Function checks/P&ID check outs of contractor's work execution during Capital Project installation.
  • Maintains high safety standards during construction and participate in the PSSR walkdown at the completion of the project.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5+ years of electrical troubleshooting and repair or similar experience
  • Texas Journeyman License (TDLR)
  • Valid Drivers license with acceptable MVRPreferred Qualifications
  • 7+ years oil and gas experience
  • 2+ years electrical foreman or supervision
  • Ability to diagnose electrical system problems and implement timely solutions.
  • Ability to manage contractors to ensure quality of work.
  • Good interpersonal and negotiating skills.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Action oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • Instills trust - Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity.
  • Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.
  • Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Ability to stoop, stand, walk, pull, carry instruments, and climb stairs and ladders for an 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.
  • Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in the field, hazardous chemicals, and hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate safety measures are required.

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