XTO Instrument, Controls, & Electrical (Killdeer, ND)


Killdeer, ND, US

Company:  XTO



An IC&E Technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation and control devices/electrical systems on remote oilfield Well Pad’s 





  • Troubleshoot and repair all well pad instrumentation.
  • Troubleshoot and repair Control and Electrical systems. (PLCs, transmitters, control wiring, MCCs, Soft Starters, VFD’s etc..).  
  • Troubleshoot and repair control/communication networks for Well Pads and Communications Tower Sites (Ethernet I/P, Network Switches, Fiber Optics, Ethernet and Serial Radio networks)   
  • Works Safely around instrumentation and electrical systems.
  • Work Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m




  • 2 years of experience as an IC&E Technician or an Associate’s Degree in Instrumentation, Controls or Electrical Systems.
  • ND Journeyman’s license a plus but not mandatory.
  • Understand basic well pad operation.
  • Fisher ROC experience a plus.
  • Allen Bradley PLC/Rockwell Automation experience is a plus.
  • Experience with wired and wireless Rosemount Pressure Transmitters, Guided Wave Radar’s, D.P. Level, Level Switch’s, Gateway’s, and Temperature Transmitters a plus.
  • Knowledge of control valves and positioners.
  • Knowledge of control loops.
  • Knowledge of Ethernet Radio and Serial Radio networks. 
  • Solid understanding of low and medium voltage electrical equipment such as switch gears, Variable Frequency Drives, lighting contactors, and 24 volt DCE control circuits
  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Willing to work after hour’s and weekend on-call rotation.
  • Willing to work overtime when necessary (not guaranteed).


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XTO Energy/ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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