I/E Automation Technician

Vacancy ID



Artesia, New Mexico, USA

Job Type


Job description

An Excellent O&G company operating in Artesia, NM is in need of a talented Automation Technician. This is a long term, open-ended contract with an average of 50 hours worked per week.

Main Duties:

  • Install & maintain automation equipment throughout the Permian Basin
  • Program and Configure PLC devices
  • Install and calibrate numerous level, pressure, and temperature transmitters
  • Install, troubleshoot, and maintain various communication devices
  • Comply with all regulatory, environmental and safety rules and standards, as well as policies
  • Knowledge of SCADA Packs, ladder logic, C++ Programming, ABB total flows DBU, Fisher Rock, Telecom, Emerson Bradley are highly preferred.

Skills & Experience:

  • Must be able to pass a motor vehicle report check
  • Must have completed high school, GED, or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of experience with PLC programming and configurations as well as understanding of electronic flow meters and other production equipment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications
  • Self-starters that work independently will thrive in this role
  • This position requires a valid state issued driver's license and employees must pass an initial drug and alcohol screening at hire, as well as a criminal background check and MVR check.

We offer excellent pay, full benefits, and provide a vehicle. Please apply now!