Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Orla, Texas, United States
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Petroplan is currently accepting applications for a Construction Specialist / E&I Technician II to join a multi-billion dollar company. This position is contract and located in Orla, TX. Prospective candidates will be working rotation - 18 days off, 10 days off at a remote well site. Prospective candidates will be responsible for overseeing the installation of automation, instrumentation, controls, and electrical at new oil and gas facilities. Along with overseeing contractors doing the work as well as being hands on helping do the work when needed.

  • 4-7 years of experience working with Oil & Gas industry
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certifications include Journeyman Electrician Certification
  • Previous experience within installation, testing and repair of all electrical and electronic equipment, and troubleshooting equipment
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to work within the US


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;


Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.