SCADA Tech, Senior

Field Operations Sidney, Montana


Job Summary           

This position will be responsible for developing the logic protocol for all operating scenarios in the Northern Region in coordination with the SCADA Project Manager. 

Duties/Responsibilities 

  • Work towards our goal of zero safety incidents for self, other CLR employees and contractors.
  • Work towards our goal of having no spills.
  • Ensure equipment and control logic conforms to standards across all areas whenever possible.
  • Serve as liaison between field operations, facilities, engineers, SCADA contractors, and other SCADA team members to ensure SCADA projects are successful.
  • Coordinate the design, installation, activation and expansion of the CLR SCADA system.
  • Install, maintain and troubleshoot instrumentation and electrical equipment.
  • Ensure the reliability, integrity and usability of SCADA field and telecommunications equipment.
  • Troubleshoot data and connectivity issues at the wells and facilities.
  • Duties will include the supervision and coordination of multiple contractors. Must be a self-starter and able to deliver consistent results with little direct supervision. Must promote and work in an effective team environment.      
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills 

  • Ability to understand and to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Proficient computer skills - Microsoft software such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Proven team player.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret graphs. Ability to analyze data trends in order to troubleshoot automation equipment issues. 

Qualifications 

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Five years’ experience with oil and gas automation and one to two years supervisory experience is required.
  • Must have experience programming PLC’s.
  • Journeymen or Master Electrical license preferred. 

Physical Requirements (if needed)

  • Ability to stoop, stand, walk, pull, carry instruments, and climb stairs and ladders for extended period of time.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work overhead for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to perform fine manipulations with hands and fingers.
  • Capable of driving distances of 150 miles or more per day during all types of weather conditions.
  • Ability to one arm carry up to 25lbs. without assistance.
  • Regular bending, crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges.
  • Must be able to exert up to 50lbs. of force occasionally and up to 20lbs. frequently to move or manipulate objects.
  • Ability to work significant amounts of time as required in completing job responsibilities.
  • Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in field, hazardous Chemicals, and Hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate safety measures are required.