GE Automation Technician Helper in Odessa, Texas
GE Oil & Gas
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Posted Position Title
Automation Technician Helper
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Automation Technician Helper will service and maintain Lufkin Automation equipment under the direct supervision of the Field Services leader.
In the role of Automation Technician Helper you will:
Troubleshoot and diagnose electrical / electronic equipment
Perform on-site installation of electrical / electronic equipment, conduit, etc.
Use various electronic equipment and tolls including auto cranes, stud guns, etc.
Recognize and assess a variety of well optimization issues, either on own or by calling other technical specialists
High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
Minimum 6 month of experience in automation, instrumentation or field service
Ability and willingness to obtain a Licensed Electrician (Apprentice)
Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Electrician Apprenticeship required
Troubleshooting skills, basic computer skills such as experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)
Ability to work independently Oilfield experience
Experience working with variable speed drives, automation and instrumentation experience
Experience working with SAP
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