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Role Summary: The Field Service Technician III is responsible for performing services necessary to install, repair or remove ESP (electrical submersible pump) pumping systems and ESP cable at well-sites utilizing knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical machinery.
Essential Responsibilities: Also performs more specialized electrical work including basic repair work on variable speed drives, trouble shooting down hole pressure systems, converting switchboard wiring from one type of motor controller to another; (e.g., Vortex to Vector Control Systems and installing voltage analyzing equipment).
In the role of Field Service Technician III, you will:
Check system design including insuring adequate HP and head lift, correct cable size and sufficient casing clearance, adequate surface KVA and correct size motor controller
Inspect and assemble all types of ESP brand submersible equipment, supervises and assists the subsequent installation of tubing and banding of cable, periodically checks system electrical integrity during installation and also assembles wellhead
Check calculation required surface voltage, designates proper transformer connections and wire size, sets up surface equipment and insures system safety devices are installed and functioning. Starts and monitors voltages, amperage and production rates
Set operating parameters on surface controller
Pull and inspect all types of ESP brand submersible equipment, diagnoses problems, makes applicable field repairs to equipment and cable, recommends appropriate action to customer
Diagnose problems and recommends or implements appropriate solutions for surface problems including electrical problems, sand production, gas-locking pumps and insufficient fluid production
Perform and record checks on installed units at the well-site, checking amperage and pump performance
Provides customer with written reports, does necessary paperwork for invoicing, equipment identification and tracking, inventory control, payroll and expense monitoring
Ensure periodic maintenance and repairs are made to Company Vehicle
Maintains company vehicle with necessary tools and equipment to perform service jobs
Comply with all EHS requirements
Ability to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations – onshore and offshore locations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reach secondary level medical care
High school diploma or GED from an accredited school or institution
Minimum 3 years of ESP experience
Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record
Posses or obtain a valid driver's license
Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments
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