This position is responsible for the electrical repairs of oil and gas production equipment, new production facility installations, and troubleshooting production equipment failures using the skills he/she possesses while maintaining the beliefs and core values of Apache Corporation.
KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Install and/or replace electrical equipment including tank levels, pressure instrumentation, safety switches, LACT units, telephone lines and systems, chromatographs, electric motors and pumps, wiring conduits, motor starters, generators, control panels, voltage regulators, rectifiers, transformers, gas detectors, and fire alarm systems.
Perform minor maintenance on electrical instrumentation.
Maintain inventory and equipment logs
Consults with vendors on the design and installation of new electrical equipment
Purchase new electronic equipment when necessary
Interpret schematics for electrical systems
Must possess a high level of knowledge and competence in regard to High Voltage Substation work ranging up to 13.8 KV with associated duties of switching, transferring loads, trouble shooting and maintenance and repair of all related switchgear.
Must possess knowledge of high voltage power line construction, maintenance and repair, including transformer sizing and installation.
Must possess general knowledge and ability to program PLC’s basic calibration of flow, temperature, and press devices
Must be computer literate and able to utilize basic programs
Participate appropriately on asset management teams in concert with technical groups and other field personnel in order to optimize operation efficiency and promote safety
Track weekly usage of contract electricians
Record and oversee ESP pull and runs as directed by foreman
All other duties as assigned