I/E Technician T5117 - (T5117)

Targa Resources Watford City, ND

Targa Resources (Targa) is a leading provider of midstream natural gas and NGL services in the United States, with a growing presence in crude oil gathering and petroleum terminaling. Targa is engaged in the business of: (1) gathering, compressing, treating, processing and selling natural gas; (2) storing, fractionating, treating, transporting and selling NGLs and NGL products, including services to LPG exporters; (3) gathering, storing and terminaling crude oil; and (4) storing, terminaling and selling refined petroleum products. Our gathering and processing footprint includes more than 24,000 miles of pipeline across multiple shale and resource plays, including the Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Shale, Williston Basin, Barnett Shale, Anadarko Basin, Ardmore Basin, Arkoma Basin, onshore Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico. Our leading downstream footprint includes the second largest fractionation position in Mont Belvieu, TX and a world class LPG export facility in Galena Park, TX.

Targa is currently seeking an I/E Technician for their facility located in Watford City, ND.

Job Responsibilities

Learn and understand Targas Safety Policies and Procedures and Business Ethics Policies. Plan and perform all assignments in a safe manner by utilizing the proper tools, safety and environmental precautions, permitting, and Process Safety Management, and have a basic knowledge of the effect his work will have on his co-workers and the plant and field operations.

Have a solid understanding and application experience with Allen-Bradley programmable logic controllers (PLC) to include the following: Knowledge of IEC-63111-3 programming languages specifically ladder logic, downloading and uploading programs, online edits, and troubleshooting logic.

Create HMI graphics, both for local HMI and SCADA.

Evaluate and troubleshoot and correct control system wiring for transmitters, switch devices, and PLC output commands to an array of control devices.

Become familiar with the Wonderware ArchestrA SCADA system and learn to setup and configure derived instances for new systems being brought online..

Evaluate piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), control panel and junction box diagrams, process flow diagrams and electrical one-lines.

Perform configurations and be able to troubleshoot instrumentation to include the following: pressure, temperature, and level instruments.

Perform configurations and be able to troubleshoot coriolis flow meters.

Perform configuration and troubleshooting controls related to variable speed drives (VFD)

Troubleshoot and correct issues with positive displacement flow meters specifically pulse contacts and optical high speed pulse devices.

Flow Computers and remote terminal units (RTU) I/O wiring, configuration, and communications.

Strong knowledge and skilled in EtherNet I/P and Serial Radio installation and configuration.

Have solid knowledge of electrical theory and controls for low voltage systems. Be able to troubleshoot problems related to control systems rated at 120 VAC and less.

Be familiar with NEC code and API code regulations regarding area classification and requirements for electrical components located within classified areas.

Minimum Essential Qualifications

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Minimum of 2-5 year of work related experience

Possess and maintain a valid drivers license with a safe driving record

Able to lift, push and pull 75 lbs.

Ability to work overtime to include weekends, holidays and to respond to call outs as needed to fulfill business objective/needs

Self-motivated ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with Allen-Bradley PLC Logix 5000 and 500 product line

Experience with Allen-Bradley Panelview Plus HMI product line

Experience with Freewave radios and Sierra Wireless cell modem devices

Experience with Emerson Rosemount pressure, temperature and level devices

Experience with Micromotion Coriolis meters

Experience with Eaton 9000 series VFDs

Targa offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package.

Targa Resources is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply please go to http://www.targaresources.com/careers/careers-overview

Please note Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position. We thank all respondents for their interest in Targa. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No Phone calls please. Placement agencies or recruiters need not respond. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.

This position is subject to federally mandated drug/alcohol testing.