Automation and Artificial Lift Technician

Murex Petroleum Corporation is seeking a highly dependable Automation & Artificial Lift Technician to join its Field Operations Team.

Tioga, North Dakota

2 years as an engineering tech or related field

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Fluid Levels on every site monthly, dynamometers when requested
  • Verify all flow meters are calibrated monthly, making adjustments as necessary
  • Manage set-points on all VFD’s, as directed by the engineers
  • Complete additional tasks as directed by Field Engineering Supervisor
  • Assist chemical treatment supervisor with sampling as necessary
  • As instrumentation tech – be the technical expert on instrumentation
  • Flow meters
  • Pressure transducers
  • Guided wave radar
  • Load cells

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • General knowledge of spreadsheets and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge base with sucker rod lift and ESP artificial lift methods strongly preferred
  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Team oriented mindset and ability to integrate with North Dakota personnel as well as Corporate Office staff
  • Must be able to perform duties with minimal supervision
  • 2 years’ experience as an engineering tech or related field preferred
  • 2 year technical degree preferred
  • Experience with Echometer well analyzer beneficial
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Acceptable MVR
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug, alcohol and background screening


  • Home daily
  • Weekends
  • Year round work

Benefits include:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off