Sunday , April 21 2024

SoCalGas Careers – Instrument Specialist

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Job Description:

SoCal Gas is looking for an advanced Technician/Specialist with an aptitude on performing a wide range of high level skilled work, independently or as a crew member, related to the operation and maintenance of all types of hydraulic, pneumatic, electric, and electronic control instruments and telemetering equipment in the transmission and underground storage system. Current opening is at our Blythe Facility. This is a DOT position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Configures, modifies and uploads commercial manufacturers’ remote transmitting unit (RTU) programs. On some assignments develops new programmable logic controller (PLC) programs. Changes set points, modifies local data tags.
  • Develops and modifies new/existing HMI and local SCADA screens, data bases, trends and alarms.
  • Modifies local operating screen displays.
  • Performs shop work associated with development, fabrication and testing of new instrumentation equipment.
  • May provide work direction to crew members to other employees and provides general feedback to supervision as required.
  • Installs, maintains and repairs electronic engine control systems such as air/fuel ratio controls and electronic governors.
  • Assembles, installs, repairs, adjusts and maintains instruments which record, indicate, or control temperature, pressure, flow, liquid level, gas quality, rotating equipment speed, etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of CEMS/ACEMS devices and requirements.
  • Experience in all areas of Transmission and Storage operations, i.e, pipeline, compressor stations, underground storage fields.
  • Ability to configure, modify and upload programs associated with PLCs and HMIs.
  • Understanding of the electronic control devices (i. e., RTU’s, PLC’s, Digis, etc.) used by the Company.
  • Understanding of gas chromatographs.
  • Knowledge of simple alternating-current phenomena, including a.c. impedance and resonance.
  • Ability to design/install new equipment and complete as built drawings.
  • Understanding of data communications theories and applications.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Must pass a pre-qualification examination. Intermediate computer skills required. Must have 5 years of experience as a Measurement Specialist, Station Operations Specialist, or Station Maintenance Specialist, or equivalent experience in the Oil and Gas Industry.
  • Successful candidates must possess a valid California driver’s license and a safe driving record.

Job Details:

Company: SoCalGas

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bakersfield, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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