Automation Specialist

Description  Occidental Petroleum Corporation is aninternational oil and gas exploration and production company with a subsidiary (OxyChem) that is a major North Americanchemical 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 anexperienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Automation Specialist within our Permian Resources groupsupporting our F&C operations based in Pecos, Texas. This role is eligible to participate in the Location Incentive Program, designed to compensate employees physically working in our high activity areas, in addition to an employee's current base pay. This position will beresponsible for the design, specification, installation, programming, calibration, preventive maintenance,troubleshooting, and repair of automation equipment in order to improve plant or oilfield system operation/uptime and reduce total operating costs. Qualifications  Requirements: 3-5 years oilfield experience with a responsible attitude for personal safety and the safety of co-workers, contractors, and the general public Excellent interpersonal and team work skills Excellent diagnostic and repair skills for complex problems in automation systems Working knowledge of SPOC Excellent knowledge of automation host systems Expert in using test equipment pertaining to job, including oscilloscope, function generators, radio service monitor, etc. Able to perform general PM work: testing end devices, temperature shutdowns, pressure switches, level shutdowns Understanding of pneumatic instrumentation: calibration and maintenance Electronically qualified per OSHA, 1910.269 up to 600V Skillful in reading electronic schematics, identifying components, and understanding their functions Able to calibrate and troubleshoot complex PLC programs Good computer skills Must have valid driver's license and excellent driving record 00021053
Salary Range: NA
Minimum Qualification
Less than 5 years

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