Maintenance Technician


Petroplan are seeking Field Specialists / Maintenance Technicians for a major oil & gas service company in the US. Various locations; Oklahoma City (OK), Midland (TX), Houma (LA) and Weston (WV) - Special preference given to ex-military personnel looking to get a start in the oil & gas industry. Candidates should come from a Mechanical / Electrical / Heavy Diesel skillset

Job Overview:

Field Specialists perform as either crew leader or crew member and are experts in the service delivery process. The position holder reports to the field service manager.
Field Specialists have the ability to perform under pressure and are adaptable to all field conditions including rig environments, both on and offshore. They are performance focused, work effectively in teams and have a strong commitment to safety, quality, and efficiency.


  • Participates or leads on equipment installations or operations.
  • Participates or leads on the job preparation process in accordance with specific quality plans.
  • Submits accurate and timely paper work and job reports and captures any lessons learned.
  • Mentors junior field personnel.
  • Liaises with the customers on location and assist in troubleshooting.
  • Ensures installation procedures are followed without compromising safety.


  • Preference to ex-military personnel
  • Technical diploma or associate's degree equivalent (minimum two years in technical college).
  • At least three years' previous relevant experience in similar positions.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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