Automation Engineer – Any Location

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for programming automation and controls systems involving PLC’s, HMI’s and RTU’s in an oil and gas field or plant setting
  • Design, install, configure, and troubleshoot PLC hardware across multiple platforms
  • Work with clients to identify desired automation and controls functionality
  • Assist in the process of Control Narrative and Cause and Effect document creation
  • Create and read logic flow diagrams for program design, programming, simulation and testing, and startup
  • Manage and perform factory acceptance and site acceptance tests
  • Responsible for instrumentation calibrations, loop tuning, troubleshooting, communication installations, and SCADA integration
  • Develop and implement standard engineering practices and provide detailed documentation upon project completion

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering or related degree
  • Minimum of 5+ years of PLC programming/Automated systems
  • PLC Programming experience (Allen Bradley preferred)
  • Fluent in Ladder Logic and familiar with other PLC programming languages
  • Oil and Gas Field Experience
  • HMI Design, SCADA systems, wiring diagnostics, communication protocols, control LAN design, electronic version control, advanced electronics, AutoCAD, SCADA systems, ladder logic, C++, SQL Databases



To apply, please email your resume to noelleford@halker.com