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Cable Technician

  • Location: Dickinson, Stark, North Dakota
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2022-03-28
  • Job Ref: 22-06993
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Job Summary
Under the direction of the Tech Shop Foreman to ensure an adequate quantity of ground electronics is available and preventative maintenance is done regularly.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
  • People & Training- Reports to the Tech Shop Foreman on the amount of supplies available for his operation.
  • Maintains strict confidentiality of client information.
  • Enrolls the Minimum, Job related and Additional trainings.
  • Is fully trained in SIPP.
  • Process & Equipment
  • Reports to the Tech Shop Foreman on the amount of supplies available for his operation.
  • Repairs and maintains the geophones and cables to Western Geco and Client specifications in such a way as to maximize the efficient operation of the recording crew.
  • This includes ensuring that no sub-standard equipment is returned to the field.
  • Performs all tasks allocated to him by the Instrument Technician and Tech Shop Foreman.
  • Performs duties in accordance with Western Geco and Client QHSE policies.
  • Promptly reports to the Tech Shop Foreman equipment that cannot be repaired by himself.
  • Is able to use a soldering iron for simple repairs.
  • Helps in the loading and off-loading of equipment.
  • Participates in the monitoring and documenting of unsafe acts within the working environment.Quality & HSE- Actively participates in Quality and HSE meetings.
  • Reports any accident or incident that may occur in his section.
  • Promotes Quality and HSE awareness by observing, correcting and reporting near misses and unsafe acts.
  • Carries out periodic safety audits, via observation cards, of workers and equipment.
Education Requirements: Technical College / electronic skills certificate.

  • Minimum 1 year working with / test / repair of electronic equipment and cables.
  • "Hands on" / practical (manual) skills in both mechanical or electrical/electronic area.
  • Good soldering ability.
  • Can interpret and understand simple wiring diagrams and schematics.
  • Displays evidence of team working skills (i.e. team games, team projects).
  • Willingness to adapt to constant change.
  • Basic computer skills with desire to progress.
  • Some command of English, both written and oral.
  • Clean driving license.
  • An awareness of Health, Safety, and Environmental issues.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral of Protected Veterans requested. 
An Equal Opportunity Employer - Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.