Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Kermit, Texas, United States

If you are selected as the Automation Technician, you will be providing the Automation department with critical day-to-day troubleshooting and support for SCADA field hardware, communications, and related software. You will work closely with vendors, contractors, and operations field staff on the direct support of all aspects of field SCADA equipment.

Your responsibilities may include:
• Align with all applicable DOT and OSHA regulations, NEC/NFPA requirements, and safety policies and procedures • Lead with a focus on safety, environmental protection, and regulatory compliance and actively participate in Safety Action Plans • Follow company energy isolation procedures (LOTO) • Perform installation, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting of automation equipment • Apply expertise for installation, calibration, maintenance, and repairs of instrument, communication, and electrical equipment • Execute planned maintenance checks and calibration and timely submits appropriate reports • PLC installation, troubleshooting, and programming • Build and respond to SAP notifications and process work orders • Maintain current and accurate documentation of maintenance activities • Minimize downtime and unsafe conditions by performing preventative and predictive maintenance • Maintain technical and administrative records, including prints and project reports • Initiate Management of Change requests for proposed changes to equipment, instrumentation, and programs • Assist supervisors in changing technology/budget requirements • Drive collaboration throughout the area of responsibility

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.