I/E Technician

Targa Resources Inc
Watford City, North Dakota, United States
  • 1
0 + Years Experience

Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: Electrician, Instrumentation Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Watford City, North Dakota, United States
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Targa is currently seeking an I/E Technician for their facility located in Watford City, ND.

  • Learn and understand Targa’s Safety Policies and Procedures and Business Ethics Policies. Plan and perform all assignments in a safe manner by utilizing the proper tools, safety and environmental precautions, permitting, and Process Safety Management, and have a basic knowledge of the effect his work will have on his co-workers and the plant and field operations
  • Have a solid understanding and application experience with Allen-Bradley programmable logic controllers (PLC) to include the following: Knowledge of IEC-63111-3 programming languages specifically ladder logic, downloading and uploading programs, online edits, and troubleshooting logic
  • Create HMI graphics, both for local HMI and SCADA
  • Evaluate and troubleshoot and correct control system wiring for transmitters, switch devices, and PLC output commands to an array of control devices
  • Become familiar with the Wonderware ArchestrA SCADA system and learn to setup and configure derived instances for new systems being brought online
  • Evaluate piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), control panel and junction box diagrams, process flow diagrams and electrical one-lines
  • Perform configurations and be able to troubleshoot instrumentation to include the following: pressure, temperature, and level instruments
  • Perform configurations and be able to troubleshoot coriolis flow meters
  • Perform configuration and troubleshooting controls related to variable speed drives (VFD)
  • Troubleshoot and correct issues with positive displacement flow meters specifically pulse contacts and optical high speed pulse devices
  • Flow Computers and remote terminal units (RTU) I/O wiring, configuration, and communications
  • Strong knowledge and skilled in EtherNet I/P and Serial Radio installation and configuration
  • Have solid knowledge of electrical theory and controls for low voltage systems
  • Be able to troubleshoot problems related to control systems rated at 120 VAC and less
  • Be familiar with NEC code and API code regulations regarding area classification and requirements for electrical components located within classified areas

  • Experience with Allen-Bradley PLC Logix 5000 and 500 product line
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley Panelview Plus HMI product line
  • Experience with Freewave radios and Sierra Wireless cell modem devices
  • Experience with Emerson Rosemount pressure, temperature and level devices
  • Experience with Micromotion Coriolis meters
  • Experience with Eaton 9000 series VFD’s

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum of 2-5 year of work related experience
  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record

  • Able to lift, push and pull 75 lbs.
  • Ability to work overtime to include weekends, holidays and to respond to call outs as needed to fulfill business objective/needs
  • Self-motivated â€" ability to work independently
  • Regular and reliable attendance


Targa Resources is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.