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Field Technician (Oil & Gas)
Carlsbad, NM

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Seeking a Field Service Technician for an energy related client based in Carlsbad, NM.


This person will oversee, assist and train as needed a team of Field Service Techs with various work, (including spark plug and/or oil changes, major and minor repairs, and electrical trouble shooting), on oil and gas production and processing equipment, (open flare controls, ECD’s, Burner Management systems, Vapor Recovery Units and other rotary equipment), and will ensure that all jobs are completed safely.  Works closely with the Sales team and customers to ensure job satisfaction.  


  • Compensation $22 to $30 per hour DOE plus OT, on-call payments, and quarterly incentive bonus
  • Company Vehicle and Full Benefits Package Included
  • Electrical experience preferred
  • 4+ years related experience in the oil & gas industry


Job Functions:

  • Supports a philosophy of zero accidents by following all applicable safety procedures and maintaining equipment to operate in the safest way possible
  • Combustor/Flare Maintenance Techs Perform tasks while on manlift at heights between 20’-50’
  • Performs work associated with leading Techs to maintain and install oil and gas production equipment
  • Project workload and capacity reports for the sales team
  • Work closely with sales to ensure jobs are scheduled and completed in a timely and organized fashion
  • Flexibility to work necessary hours to meet customer requirements
  • Assist and Train Field Techs to install and maintain burner management systems in the field
  • Assist Field Service crews with equipment repairs and maintenance as needed
  • Ensure timecards, field tickets and material transfers are completed and turned in timely and organized 
  • Assist Techs with startup, troubleshooting, inspection and repair of Oil and Gas Production Equipment
  • Works closely with customers to ensure job satisfaction 
  • Fills out all safety documentation to ensure job is completed in a safe manner
  • Maintains company truck and ensures that all required maintenance is performed



  • High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • 4+ years of Oil / Gas experience
  • 2+ years of environmental equipment experience (combustion, compression, BMS) or experience with production/midstream equipment
  • 2 years electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Fundamental knowledge of the national Electrical Code and the Electrical Trade.  
  • Working knowledge of hand tools associated with the electrical trade and electrical testing equipment (Multimeters, meggers, 4-20 signal drivers, battery testers)
  • Training/Experience in:
    • Industrial Wiring, Motor Controls, Relay Logic and PLC’s
    • Reading and Interpreting Electrical, P&ID, GA and Fabrication drawings
    • Electrical instrumentation (Flow/Pressure Transmitters, Thermocouples, Etc.)
    • Electrical motors, starters and drives
    • Vacuum pumps, blowers and belt driven/direct drive motors
    • Pneumatic and electric actuators and valves
    • Working with detonation and flame arrestors
    • Working with pressure/vacuum relief valves and mechanical check valves
  • Computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office application package, Outlook, and ERP and MRP database driven software.
  • DOT and DISA Certifications required (or ability to obtain)

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