Cuero, TX, US

Category:  Field and Trades Operations

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At Devon, we will offer you a career full of energy and unmatched opportunities to solve today’s greatest challenges. Innovation, creative problem-solving and positive change happen when people step out of their comfort zone and think differently. Our values, workplace practices, wellness programs, benefits and compensation are aimed at helping employees manage their unique personal life and care for their families so they can focus on contributing to the fullest.

The Electrician (I&E Operator) aids with the installation, repair, and maintenance of equipment, instruments, and controls associated with oil and gas production facilities. These include, but are not limited to: Pneumatic devices and controls, electrical devices and controls, dump valves, hi low valves, liquid level sensors, measurement devices etc. Establishes new electric services to all production sites. Develops and applies an understanding of instrumentation and electrical issues and equipment. Can work without direct supervision.


HS Diploma
Requires a minimum of 3 years of related industry experience
• Assist with electric power installation on location

• Be able to understand a project request from upper management, lay it out, determine and order materials needed

and be responsible for successful completion and start-up

• Plan, Supervise, and Oversee Excavation operations pertaining to electrical and automation installations

• Ability to handle multiple projects and manage time efficiently

• Supervise and direct Lease Crews to perform their assigned tasks safely, following all Devon Safety Protocols

• Be experienced in performing preventive maintenance tasks, taking corrective action for repairs, and be knowledgeable in electrical  equipment installations
• Identifies needs to planner/scheduler for work orders on electrical related repairs
• Ensure all electrical regulatory codes, standards and EHS protocols are met
• Provide electrical equipment data to MDM
• Make or assist with repairs on Electrical and Pneumatic equipment without direct supervision
• Maintain electrical compliance in conjunction with and through close coordination with Foreman and EHS.
• Secure and maintain all Company issued equipment, including but not limited to computers, vehicles and analysis or test equipment

• Work closely with Automation, Construction, Maintenance, and Production

• Willing to work overtime and weekends if necessary
• Willing to be on 24-hour call for repairs
• This position has the authority to stop work due to any non-safe activity
• Provide field wide contact with all personnel in the event of emergency or other significant occurrences
• Practice safe work habits at all times
• Electrician experience
• Demonstrate Commitment to Devon Attributes
• Basic computer skills
• Must possess state/province Journeyman license or equivalent work within accordance of all city, state/province, and national codes
• Prior familiarity with oil and gas production, transportation, disposal, cathodic protection, instrumentation, Programmable Logic  Controller, Automation, artificial lift, is preferred
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Able to work within a team environment
• Creative individual, capable of analyzing and solving mechanical problems
• Strong leadership, influencing and coaching skills
• Position requires operation of Company vehicles. Must meet requirements under company policy


Devon Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Devon Talent Acquisition Team at Diversity@dvn.com

Nearest Major Market: Victoria

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