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Instrument & Electrical Technician I

Date: Sep 5, 2022

Location: Sayre, PA, US, 18840

Company: Chesapeake Energy

Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors.

Job Summary

This entry level position installs, maintains, and repairs plant instrumentation and electrical equipment, under direct supervision in order to maximize well production and end-user time, while reducing environmental hazards, safety risks and costs.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists with basic maintenance tasks involving instrumentation and electrical equipment
  • Responsible for new installations, preventative maintenance, break/fix maintenance and recommends field solution for instrumentation and electrical equipment
  • Reads and interprets network diagrams, plans, blueprints, electrical wiring diagrams, gauges, and other instruments
  • Works with hand tools and test instruments
  • Assists with the response and resolution of emergency calls
  • Performs all work in accordance with Chesapeake’s EHS Guidelines
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Specific Skills

  • Basic knowledgeable in Flow Computer principles and concepts
  • Basic knowledge of low-voltage electronics, electricity and basic oil and gas principles
  • Basic knowledge of safety/environmental requirements and practices
  • Ability to analyze problems, identify solutions, and project consequences of proposed actions
  • Ability to acquires a working knowledge of the scientific measuring devices
  • Ability to work in a hot, humid, noisy, & high volume machine production area
  • Ability to be on call

Education & Experience

  • Minimum: High school diploma or GED and 0 - 2 years related work experience or an equivalent substitution for education of 4 - 6 years related work experience

Additional Qualifications

  • Ability to possess a valid drivers license


Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Chesapeake Energy Corporation's operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton

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