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Lead Automation Technician

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH142758
  • Location: USA, Colorado, Greeley/Northern Colorado
  • Sector: Onshore, Electrical, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 28/02/2019
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Lead Automation Technician - DJ Basin - CO

Desired Expertise:

Field Commissioning / SCADA, Field Service Tech, Instrumentation and Electrical Technician, RTU's, PLC Programming, Instrument Calibration, Solar Powered Systems, Modbus, TCP/IP, Wireless Instrumentation


5+ years

Minimum Education:

Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma. Degrees in Industrial Electrical/Electronics, Instrumentation, or Process Controls is preferred.


Competitive compensation based upon experience level and capabilities. Eagle Automation provides a competitive benefit package including health insurance, 401K matching plan, life insurance, vacation, sick and holiday pay.


DJ Basin - CO, US

Employment Type:

Full Time Salaried Employee

Job Status:

Active / Open

Work Authorization:

North America

Job Description:

Company Description:

We are a premier oil and gas automation and measurement provider. Our organization strives to provide a complete solution to meet all of our customers' automation, measurement, and electrical needs. Founded close to two decades ago, we have rapidly grown to seven locations, spanning from Texas to Wyoming. The deep talent of our team combines technical expertise with a wide variety of product and services to solve some of our customers' largest challenges. We are looking for dedicated employees. As a team, we pride ourselves on being a safe, ethical, and customer focused organization. We work with our employees to help them achieve their professional goals by providing them with challenging and meaningful work in an environment where they will continuously learn. We are a rapidly growing organization with endless potential for career growth.


We are seeking a Lead Automation Technician to expand our field efforts in the DJ Basin of Colorado. The ideal candidate would be both a player and a coach, managing a crew of 2-4 automation technicians as well as interfacing and communicating with customers on project work. As a key member of the growing field team, the ideal candidate would demonstrate a desire to learn and adapt quickly, as well as a mentorship aptitude. Projects include well-pad installations, commissioning, maintenance, trouble-shooting, compressor stations, salt-water disposals (SWD's), plants, and programming. We are looking for a candidate that wants to grow and advance within our business, and also eager to assist in technical and professional development of those they manage.

Candidates Must Be Proficient in the following:

- RTU's, EFM's, VFD's (ROC 107, 800, ABB TotalFlow)

- PLC Programming (Allen Bradley, Idec, ScadaPack)

- HMI Development and Programming (Beijer, Red Lion)

- Communication protocols & radio communications (Freewave, Xetawave, MDS)

- Artificial Lift Deployments, R&D and Optimization

- Automated valves and sizing

- Networking TCP/IP

- Instrumentation Calibrations

- Wireless Instrumentation

- Solar Powered Systems

- Ability to interpret electrical and Process and Instrumentation Drawings (P&IDs)

- Modbus protocol language

At least 5 years' experience as an automation, instrumentation, or process controls technician or field engineer. Previous experience managing junior / apprentice technicians required. A 2 year associates degree in Industrial Electrical/Electronics, Instrumentation, or Process Controls is preferred.


We provide ongoing hands-on equipment training and personal development plans.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.