Epco, Inc. Technician, Senior Communications(Hobbs, NM) in Seminole, Texas

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Our services include: natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and storage; NGL transportation, fractionation, storage and import and export terminals; crude oil gathering, transportation, storage and terminals; petrochemical and refined products transportation, storage and terminals; and a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. The partnership’s assets include approximately 50,000 miles of pipelines; 260 million barrels of storage capacity for NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals; and 14 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage capacity.

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(Hobbs, NM)

Location: Texas-Seminole

Requisition ID: 0008H3