Apache Field Communications Tech in San Antonio, Texas
Apache Corporation is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas producers. The company has a six-decade record of profitable growth, and is differentiated by its strong core values, entrepreneurial spirit, and operational focus.
This individual will work closely with the operations, automation, and SCADA groups to understand the communication needs of the field assets;
This individual shall be familiar with areal topographic analysis in support of line-of-sight (LOS) path study and assessment, as well as the technologies required to develop point-to-point and point-to-multipoint solutions for wireless field communications for both licensed and unlicensed frequencies. In addition, this person must have an understanding of wired connectivity, i.e. copper and fiber and its importance in distributed remote communications solutions;
This individual shall analyze and resolve field infrastructure problems in a timely and accurate manner, provide timely situational reports, and provide end-user training where required;
Ensure safe practices coordinating installations of towers with contractors, including line locates through the 811 system;
Ensure integrity of physical communication assets across the field, i.e. radio masts, injection towers, shelters, backhaul towers, and all associated antenna gear/cabling;
Maintain accurate documentation and inventory of communication hardware and forecast ordering needs.
High school degree or GED equivalent required;
3+ years of field communications experience preferred.
Requisition ID: 2018-5236
External Company URL: http://www.apachecorp.com
Street: 17802 IH-10 W