Epco, Inc. Technician, Senior Communications in Midland, Texas

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, natural gas liquids, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Enterprise Products is ranked 104th on the FORTUNE 500 and has approximately 6,900 employees. Enterprise’s large, integrated portfolio of operationally and geographically diverse assets, highlighted by its approximately 49,000-mile pipeline network, serves as the foundation for organic growth opportunities. The partnership’s service offerings include pipeline transportation and gathering, natural gas processing, storage, fractionation, terminalling, import/export capabilities and marketing. Enterprise also has a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. Additionally, energy professionals are discovering rewarding opportunities with Enterprise Products by putting their skills to work in exciting new growth areas, developing markets and pursuing innovative solutions for meeting the needs of customers and promote energy security for the country.

The Senior Communications Technician will provide regional telecommunications field support. This role requires a highly motivated individual, capable of working independent of direct supervision, to support a wide array of communications systems across a large geographic area. This position will provide direct support of local projects, system preventative maintenance, fault isolation and troubleshooting, and 24 hour on-call support. The technician will also provide support and first level training of field operations personnel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Installation, configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting for various types of communication systems, such as voice, data, SCADA, video, microwave, and satellite equipment, in addition to the infrastructure which it supports.

  • Assist projects group with the implementation of project related systems.

  • Direct local contractors engaged in the installation and maintenance of telecommunications systems.

  • Provide support and first level training of field operations personnel.

  • Act as first level liaison between field operations and the IT organization.

  • Drive standards in the field and provide feedback to the communications engineering team.

  • Provide 24x7 on-call support.

  • Travel up to 50%.

The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • A high school degree or G.E.D. is required.

  • An Associate's degree in Electronics or 7 years of equivalent experience in the field of Electronics is required.

  • FCC license is preferred.

  • A network certification such as a CCNA is a plus.

  • 7 years experience in the installation and/or maintenance of telecommunications systems, including wireless data systems, SCADA, and LAN cabling systems are required.

  • Proven experience with phone system and microwave communications systems installation and maintenance are a plus.

  • The applicant should be able to utilize test equipment and software required to support telecommunications systems in the field.

  • The applicant should also be proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Ability to work independently of direct supervision and prioritize assigned activities

  • Ability to interact with internal and external teams /clients to solve problems.

  • Physical ability to work in an outdoor environment and safely and effectively operate a motor vehicle.

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Info Tech

Title: Technician, Senior Communications

Location: Texas-Midland

Requisition ID: 0008CO