Position:  Automation Tech
Location:  Patriot Automation - San Angelo, TX
Job Id:  271
# of Openings:  1

Automation Tech
Oil Field/Industrial


Responsible for utilizing extensive automation skills to complete customer requests on a daily basis while establishing a safe and efficient work environment. Identification of suitable automation control devices. Maintain preferred PLCs, HMIs, and Measurement network and Software components. We are using Siemens as well as ROC 107 and ROC 800 on most sites with Rosemount wireless devices.


The position reports to the Store Manager and must have a sound working relationship with all management, supervisory positions, foremen, and electricians in their designated area.


Develops advanced Programmable Logic Control designs and algorithms for control applications utilizing knowledge of materials and familiarity of equipment to complete tasks safely and on time; Exhibits skills in radio and communication networking possessing technical writing skills; Demonstrates advanced computer skills and generate screen graphics and layout for advanced HMI and LOI graphical controls; Demonstrates extensive oilfield process knowledge, and automation product knowledge, of Programmable Logic Controls, analog transmitters and smart transmitters; Communicates effectively with customers while managing, planning and bidding Automation projects, achieving 100% billable time; Demonstrates general knowledge of oilfield distribution systems and transformer banks; Works with limited to no supervision and manages daily paperwork (field tickets, time sheets and Jobsite Safety Analyses);Observes safety and security procedures - Reports unsafe conditions; Reports consistently to work on time owning and utilizing own hand tools; Willing to work 40 — 70 hours per week; Knowledge of oil and gas operations to include automation development knowledge of PLCs, Unity Pro, Pro works32/NXT, Telepace, Isograph, Modicom Platforms, RSLogix 500, HMIs Redlion Crimson,; Oil field experience preferred; Intense focus on ensuring a safe working environment at all times; Ability to train automation technicians; Certification/Degree OR acceptable work experience.

About Patriot Automation

Patriot Automation Offers an Excellent Compensation Package that includes a competitive salary and enrollment into our comprehensive benefits package.

Patriot Automation is a leader in professional services, specializing in oilfield electrical construction & maintenance; industrial electrical supplies (serving the oil & gas industries); natural gas pipeline automation; utility distribution & transmission lines; and power substations.

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