Occidental Petroleum Electrical Technician in Pecos, Texas
Title: Electrical Technician Location: United States-Texas-Pecos Other Locations:
Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with a subsidiary (OxyChem) that is a major North American chemical manufacturer. As one of the largest oil and gas companies in the U.S., we continually strive to be one of the best in the business. Our greatest asset has been, and will continue to be, our people. We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Electrical Technician within our Permian Resources group based in Pecos, TX.
The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for the design, specification, installation, programming, calibration, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical equipment in order to improve field system operation/uptime and reduce total operating costs. This position will support the New Mexico operations on all work associated with our primary distribution systems. Required Qualifications
High School diploma, GED or equivalent experience
Excellent diagnostic and repair skills for complex problems in Electrical distribution systems
Capable of installing, troubleshooting, and repairing switchboard control panels and components, motor circuits, building and lighting circuits, and control circuits
Capable of understanding mechanical relay logic and ladder logic
Capable of programming simple ladder logic programs
Proficient at reading electrical schematics
Proficient at using all test equipment associated with troubleshooting electrical equipment
Knowledgeable of NEC and OSHA standards.
Able to safely supervise electrical contract work
Able to effectively interface with electrical engineers and energy providers
Able to perform preventive maintenance on medium voltage electrical equipment such as switchgear, breakers, etc.
Good computer skills
Team oriented, flexible and able to work with minimal supervision. Additional Desired Qualifications
Minimum Journeyman electrician license
3-5 years oilfield experience preferred, with a responsible attitude for personal safety and the safety of co-workers, contractors & the public
Electrically qualified per OSHA 1910.269 up to 600V
Oxy is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status