I&E Technician

Kilgore, TX

Position Overview:  

Instrumentation and/or electrical activities within the assigned area. This role will be expected to perform I&E as well as mechanical activities related to Electric and Natural Gas Driven Gas Compressors. 

McClung Energy Services - 1 Position Available / Permanent – Full time 


 Responsibilities/Job Duties: 

  • Program, calibrate, and repair various pneumatic and electronic instruments in the facilities and/or at the well sites related to both instrumentation and electrical systems. 
  • Perform maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and replacement of low voltage, medium and High AC voltage electrical equipment. 
  • Required to work on all automation equipment, including transmitters, control valves, shutdown devices, and annunciated control panels and some PLCs. 
  • Identify and report safety hazards, observe all safety requirements and actively strive to provide a safe work environment for company employees, customers, contractors and the public. 
  • Perform installation, testing, maintenance and calibration of instrumentation, control and electrical equipment. 
  • Works within established procedures with moderate supervision, occasionally assist in the coordination of onsite contractors. 
  • Collaborate if needed in the planning, execution, testing, and documenting of construction and engineering efforts for new and existing equipment. 
  • Actively participate in safety meetings for area employees and ensures compliance with safety manual and other industry safety standards. 
  • Participant in planning maintenance and troubleshooting activities for the gas plant and/or associated production and pipeline facilities. 
  • Will also assist and perform mechanical work on other equipment related to gas compression activities. 
  • Install industrial electrical motors, VFD’s, PLC’s, HMI’s, various control devices, 3-phase and single-phase branch circuit problems and instruments. 



  • 3+ years of industrial and electrical experience 
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts. 
  • Intermediate knowledge level of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Etc.…), and have the ability to learn other company computer applications. 
  • Basic to advanced PLC or industrial automation experience with skills in the maintaining of transmitters, RTUS and other Supervisory, Control or SCADA type equipment. 
  • Ability to interface with manufacturer software systems, run reports and interpret reports to support basic to intermediate I&E support duties. 
  • Associates Degree 
  • Previous Operations experience working within the oil and gas industry. 
  • Any trade school certification for both instrumentation and electrical training 


Physical Requirements: 

  • Must be able to see color to discern color-coded wiring 
  • Prolonged periods standing, kneeling, bending, and climbing ladders or scaffolding 
  • Must be physically capable of pulling wires and cables through conduits 
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds 


Working Conditions 

  • Must be fit for duty for the job tasks being performed 
  • Must meet the medical requirements necessary to wear PPE required by role (includes respiratory protection medical requirements as required by role) 
  • Required to lift, move and carry up to 50 pounds and to push and pull up to 110 pounds 
  • Regularly asked to climb in and around equipment, stairs and slanted ladders 
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions 
  • Outdoor and Plant Environment with adjusting temperatures and climate