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Electrician II

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: TX, US, 79789

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview

Our primary product is energy, and where there is affordable, abundant energy, people are healthier, have access to better education, and are given greater opportunities to elevate their families to higher standards of living.

Nearly 3 billion people — roughly one-third of the global population — live without electricity or without clean cooking facilities. We are committed to providing energy in innovative and more sustainable ways to help raise the standard of living for those living in energy poverty and to meet the ongoing demands of people and economies around the world.

The products we deliver power increasingly cleaner electricity across the globe, fuel tractors and trucks, make fertilizer to keep the world's food supply on the table, and heat our schools, hospitals and businesses.

Our employees bring a wide range of talents and skills to the job every day to tackle complex business challenges. We believe in providing a truly rewarding work environment supported by a benefits platform that ranks among the best in our peer group. Our company offers career development opportunities where employees can grow personally and professionally. We promote employee benefits that cultivate a family-friendly work environment and focus on our employees' overall well-being.

We are committed to being a workplace where all employees are valued and can thrive with a sense of belonging. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion benefits our individual employees, our company and our external stakeholders; we are better as an organization when various ideas and perspectives are brought to the table.

Apache Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of APA Corporation (NASDAQ:APA). Apache has operations in the United States, Egypt's Western Desert and the United Kingdom's North Sea and a sister company with exploration opportunities offshore Suriname. Whether supporting Apache, APA Corporation or one of its subsidiaries, team members are employed by Apache Corporation.

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Specific Responsibilities

The Electrician II, for Apache Corporation will be a member of Apache’s Onshore Production Operations team at the company’s Wink, TX office reporting to the Electrical Foreman Sr. 
This role will be primarily responsible for the following:

•    Perform power line maintenance from insulated bucket truck
•    Ability to wire transformers with common connections, ( WYE & DELTA )
•    Able to perform power line maintenance including but not limited to changing arrestors, changing crossarms, changing insulators, and other task involving power line maintenance.
•    Capable of performing electrical trouble shooting on overhead power lines down to end devices on pumping units or Facility locations.
•    Ability to operate Apache bucket truck according to Apache safety requirements.
•    Install and/or replace electrical equipment and systems
•    Responsible for troubleshooting  and maintenance of electrical equipment
•    Perform minor maintenance on electrical instrumentation
•    Maintain inventory and equipment logs
•    Interpret schematics for electrical systems
•    Consult with vendors on design and installation of new electrical equipment
•    Track usage of contract electricians(cost, hours used, job completion) and have the ability to justify the use of the contractors to production foreman or district manager
•    Prepare written reports on ideas and changes wanted; include reasons why and cost, when possible
•    Attend and participate in all safety meetings
•    Adhere to all Apache safety guidelines and NEC guidelines on installations.
•    Ability to work safely with minimal supervision.

Qualifications & Experience

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:

•    2 years related experience with a High School diploma or equivalent.
•    Must have line experience in various types of power line construction.
•    Must be proficient in all Microsoft applications and other PC based computer applications.
•    Excellent communication and grammar skills, exhibited both in conversation and written  materials 
•    Ability to anticipate and recognize problems, then develop solutions with minimal coaching
•    Good written and verbal communication skills
•    Ensures accuracy of all reports
•    Safety minded in performing day-to-day tasks
•    Familiarity of all lease equipment and functions
•    Adequate knowledge to identify downhole problems
•    Good driving record
•    Team player
•    Job is classified as medium physical work
•    Occasionally may be required to lift, carry, push or pull 10-100 pounds
•    Occasionally may require squatting, crawling and climbing
•    Frequently may require bending, reaching above shoulders, reaching to the floor, reading, writing, working at heights and working around moving machinery
•    Frequently exposed to marked changes in weather conditions including temperature and humidity
•    Continuously exposed to dust, fumes and gases
•    Continuously works independently without supervision and requires quick or important decision making
•    Must be able to drive a vehicle and have the ability to wear respirator protection and personal protective equipment, as required


The successful candidate should demonstrate and exhibit the following core competencies:

  • Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents information effectively and persuasively across communication setting;
  • Results: Pursues work with energy, drive, and results orientation to positively impact Apache's business success;
  • Collaboration: Works in partnership with others and encourages different perspectives, while building and maintaining trust; and
  • Culture: Willingness and ability to align one's behavior with the needs, priorities, and goals of Apache.

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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