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Automation Technician - 101
ENTRUST Solutions Group
Houston, TX
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What You’ll Do:  

  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical/electronic equipment, including programmable controls, integrated controls, power supplies, drives, gauges and test equipment. 
  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, writing specifications, local and national electrical codes, properties of various materials, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment. 
  • Installs, starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown and in line with OSHA and DOT requirements. 
  • Advises operators and line mechanics of operation procedures and requirements for working safely with electrical/electronic and mechanical equipment and components. Performs all functions within the Safety and Environmental policies of ENTRUST and governmental laws and orders 
  • Informs appropriate management and line mechanics of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved. 



Required Qualifications:

  • Two-year technical degree or accredited apprenticeship program or the equivalent in a technical field. 
  • Entry Level to 5 years of proven experience in the electrical/electronics, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic fields. 
  • Three years’ computer experience/operation and/or PLC programming. 
  • Ability to understand instructions and independently carry out instructed tasks 


Not quite right for you? For a full listing of all our openings, please visit us at: 

Who We Are: 


ENTRUST Solutions Group, an ENR Top 100 company, is a community of people, 3,000+ strong, who are committed to our clients and each other. We provide comprehensive and dependable engineering, consulting, and automation services to gas and electric utilities, telecommunication service providers, pipeline operators, and industrial companies.  

In return for top talent, ENTRUST Solutions Group offers: 

  • Generous paid time off and benefits 
  • 401(k) retirement program with a company match 
  • Career development programs 
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • Flexible work schedule 

To learn more about ENTRUST Benefits and Culture, please visit our company LinkedIn page and follow us at: 

ENTRUST Solutions Group is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. ENTRUST Solutions Group does not accept unsolicited headhunter or agency resumes and will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with ENTRUST Solutions Group.


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