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Journeyman Electrician - Kermit, TX Area
United State Of America
Apr 30, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 3.0-6.0 years
Job Category Technician Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Electrician
Role Electrical Technician Jobs ,Electronics Technician Jobs
Designation Electrical Technician and Sr Electrical Technician
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Founded in 1947, Danos is a family-owned and managed oilfield service provider.

A trusted industry partner, Danos offers the most responsive end-to-end integrated service solutions – safely, on time and within budget. Danos achieves world-class safety results and customer loyalty due to a values-based approach and an unyielding commitment to employee engagement and training.

Job Description

ATTENTION:  A journeyman license is required for this position and there is a requirement to live within the vicinity (40 mile radius) of Kermit, TX.

Schedule:  8/6


  • Install, maintain, inspect, troubleshoot, repair and perform preventative maintenance on all field instrumentation, control systems, analyzers and electrical equipment.
  • Responsible for prompt and accurate diagnosis of minor problems and the implementation of corrective action. Consult directly with equipment vendors on problems for resolution as necessary.
  • Coordinate and conduct well maintenance activities on wells and batteries for New Installs/Upgrades, recurring problems where root cause cannot be identified by Well Tech.
  • Coordinate and conduct maintenance activities on end devices to include pre-programming of transmitters w/ hart communicator and ensure data accuracy on all fluid and gas measurement meters.
  • Conduct in depth failure analysis on repeat equipment failures.
  • Implement design for wells within guide lines of automation standards.
  • Respond and provide automation support during all outages.
  • Work off of assigned schedule and maintain zero out of compliance work orders
  • Provide analytical support on problem wells.
  • Provide input on new technologies.
  • Assist other technicians during storm outages to bring wells back online.
  • Working knowledge of SPOC.
  • Able to perform general PM work: testing end devices, temperature shutdowns, pressure switches, level shutdowns.
  • Conduct evaluation tests on valves, motors, instruments, etc.
  • Knowledge of RTUs. Understanding of digital and analog I/O, programming, and troubleshooting.
  • Must be proficient in troubleshooting using loop drawing, schematics, ladder logic, electrical one-line, and P&I drawings.
  • Proficient in maintaining process control loops, electronic controls, valves, and transmitters.



  • Advanced computer skills (MS Office Suite, proprietary software, etc).
  • Strong initiative and self-starter.
  • Ability to perform under pressure.
  • Demonstrate ability to perform strong time management skills.  
  • Ability to keep neat and accurate records.
  • Multi-task orientation with skills related to work prioritization.
  • Ability to implement cost effective solutions.
  • Ability to work with a team and communicate with other functions.
  • Excellent diagnostic and repair skills for complex problems in automation systems.
  • Excellent knowledge of automation host systems.
  • Expert in using test equipment pertaining to job, including oscilloscope, function generators, radio service monitor, etc.
  • Understanding of pneumatic instrumentation: calibration and maintenance.
  • Skillful in reading electronic schematics, identifying components, and understanding their functions.
  • Able to calibrate and troubleshoot complex PLC programs.
  • Competent level of understanding of automation and electrical design principles.
  • Understanding of PSSRs and MOCs.
  • Extensive expertise in EOR safe work systems.
  • Extensive expertise of Electrical / Automation construction codes and practices.
  • Extensive knowledge of material specifications and application.
  • Understanding of regulatory guidelines.
  • Be knowledgeable with tagging conventions, programing simulation and testing.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good working knowledge of SAP. 
  • Understanding of Importance of environmental and Safe Work Practices


  • 5+ Years Instrumentation and Electrical experience preferred.
  • Valid Journeyman Electrician license.
  • Working knowledge of oil and gas production operations preferred, but will train acceptable candidate.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by self without direct supervision.
  • Electronically qualified per OSHA, 1910.269 up to 600V.
  • Physical requirements - Must be able to lift 40 lbs, climb ladders and stairs. Walking, bending, stooping is required. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment including the use of a respirator. Must be able to respond to visual and audible alarms. 
  • Candidate must within a 100 mile radius of the job site.
  • At least High School Grad or GED.  I&E technical degree and training preferred.
  • Valid Driver's License with an acceptable driving record

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