I&E Tech, Washington, Pennsylvania

Created 07/22/2021
Reference 141995953
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
City Washington
Zip 15301

Range Resources

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Location: Washington, PA
Requisition Number: 2486

Position Summary: An intermediate level Instrumentation and Electrical Technician position that will work as part of the Production Operations department within the Instrumentation and Electrical group to ensure the integrity and reliability of the I&E function. The role of the Instrumentation and Electrical Technician II is to support and enhance all instrumentation, electronics, communication, and automation equipment on our producing well pads. The Instrumentation and Electrical Technician II will work closely with the Engineering, Construction, Production, Gas Control and SCADA departments to ensure all well pads are being operated as safely, efficiently and reliably as possible.

  • Ensure the safety, reliability and effectiveness of all instrumentation, electronics, controls, telecommunications equipment, and power systems of production facilities.
  • Perform routine and more complex maintenance and calibration of process instrumentation.
  • Troubleshoot and repair instrumentation anomalies including participation in an on call rotation.
  • Track and document all work.
  • Comply with all regulatory, environmental and safety rule and standards, as well as company policies.
  • Develop advanced knowledge of all the equipment we have on the facilities and how to operate, calibrate and maintain. Work to learn the best methods of troubleshooting all the devices on the pad.
  • Manage a route of well pads. Perform semiannual ESD tests. Daily monitor all instrumentation within the SCADA system to make sure all equipment is functioning optimally. Respond to and repair any abnormal conditions. Monitor power at all sites (solar, grid, TEG).
  • Design, build, test and deploy RTU/PLC code modifications for safety and control systems.
  • Troubleshoot custom control logic within RTUs.
  • Work with Hart communicator and multimeter to diagnose transmitter and signal anomalies. Rebuild or replace transmitter and RTU electronics or replace when necessary.
  • Coach and mentor entry level I&E Techs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Being courteous, cooperative, and helpful are conditions of employment with Range. Additionally, each item listed below is an essential function of this position.

· Regular and timely attendance

· Deal professionally and respectfully with coworkers, management and others

· Read, comprehend and follow applicable policies, procedures and directions

· Work with others as part of a team to ensure efficient operations and enhanced productivity

· Safeguard confidential information and disclose only to those in "need-to-know" positions

· Safeguard and enhance Range's assets and business interests

· Consistently perform all job duties at an acceptable level


Minimum Education: 2 year degree in Engineering Technology, Information Technology or related field
Minimum Experience: 3+ years of experience

Oil & Gas Exp Required: Yes

Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, understanding of electronics, RTUs, PLCs, analog and digital signaling, understanding of application layer protocols (Modbus, Hart, RocPlus), understanding of hardware level communication specifications (rs232, rs485, Ethernet), understanding of Automation and Controls fundamentals, understanding of gas measurement standards and national electric code, ability to read P&IDs, effective written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills.

RTU software (Roclink, Autoconfig, FieldManager)

Device software (Prolink, RCT, FieldManager, GP-Pro, Pactware, modscan, modsim, MSview, Freewave Tool Suite, AceManager)

Cygnet Vision

Tools (Hart 475 communicator, multimeter, toner, hand tools, protocol analyzers)

Microsoft Office

Working Conditions:
Primarily field-based; subjected to seasonal field conditions ranging from normal to extreme temperature and weather conditions; occasional climate controlled office environment

Physical Requirements: Bending, Carrying (up to 100 lbs), Climbing, Crawling, Data Entry, Driving, Holding (up to 100 lbs), Kneeling, Lifting (up to 100 lbs), Manual Dexterity, Pushing and/or Pulling (up to 100 lbs), Sitting, Squatting, Standing, Stooping, Twisting, Typing, Vision, Walking, Writing (by hand)

Employer Range Resources

Browse similar jobs

View all

Get New Jobs By E-Mail