Compressor Automation Specialist

PCE Pacific, Inc.

Englewood, CO

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Job Details

Job Location:    Englewood Office - Englewood, CO
Position Type:    Full Time
Salary Range:    $60,000.00 - $100,000.00 Salary/year
Job Shift:    Day 980 schedule
Job Category:    Manufacturing


The Compressor Automation Specialist primary role is to support customers with range of Compression based automation solutions (panels) as well as Slipstream Vent Capture Systems. This is an opportunity for individuals who want to work with a leading automation supplier, providing innovative solutions based on industry-recognized technologies in some of the largest installations in the world.


  • Provide on-site startup and commissioning services for our Engine & Compression Solutions. initial setup/coordination/enablement
  • Troubleshooting/Responding to customer requests and details regarding initialization of the site work, deliverables and scope of work
  • Initial site Commissioning with QA/QC focus review
  • Coordinating with contractors and end users to manage work packages and job completion safely and efficiently
  • Finalization and assistance with solution packages and shop Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT)
  • Field start-up/Site Acceptance Testing (SAT) support
  • Site Project Support to ensure projects are completed on schedule and to expectation
  • Provide support for all E&C solutions and applications, with a focus on products and solutions sold through our Solutions division, such as:
  • REMVue Safety Shutdown and SlipStream Vent Capture systems.
  • Instrumentation Measurement & Control Panels
  • Ignition systems and their components
  • Mechanical hardware as required within the engineered solution
  • Involvement in installation and repair of other products ACE supplies as part of our Compression Solutions which include:
  • Fisher valves, regulators, Rosemount transmitters, switches, isolation valves (flow, level, temperature, pressure)
  • MicroMotion Coriolis meters, VSD/VFD drives, differential pressure transmitters, gas analyzers
  • Quality assurance on new equipment including testing new hardware and debugging new software
  • Telephone customer support on our products and solutions
  • Interfacing with internal and external customers
  • Participating in a high performing team environment with unique/flexible times lines, customer requests and dynamic opportunities to excel
  • Frequent domestic travel with potential travel to Canada.


  • Engineering Technology diploma (Instrument or Electrical preferred), Power Engineer background or Journeyman Instrument Technician Certificate; or 3-5 years related industry experience
  • Ability to relocate to meet business needs
  • Experience with industrial software and familiarity with computer hardware fundamentals; programming experience is an asset
  • Experience with Rotating Equipment and Engine understanding is an asset.
  • Familiar with pressure, flow and temp measurement
  • Strong problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Solid customer service habits and practices with team player attitude
  • Self-directed, strong initiative and willing to work independently
  • Ability to produce quality documentation in a timely and accurate manner
  • Valid driver's license, safe driving record and willing to travel, both to domestic and international destinations
  • Entrepreneurial work ethic and ability to work in the flexible start-up environment of a new venture
  • This position has been deemed as safety sensitive successful candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug test

Working Conditions:

Driving and operating machinery involved. Possibility of driving 2 to 6 hours one way. This position may require evening, weekend and holiday hours, as well as travel. Lifting up to 60 pounds is required on occasion.


Rate range: $60,000 - $100,000 annual salary

Other: Eligible for additional incentive compensation including an annual profit share award. Prior work or industry experience as well as job-related education and unique skills will be taken into consideration when setting the wage rate.


Health, Dental, Vision, Aflac accident and hospital, and Long-Term Disability and Life insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, 401(k) plan with employer match, Paid Holidays, Generous Paid Time Off (PTO), and a 9-80 Work schedule.


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About Us: At Applied Control, employees enjoy a collaborative, team environment where we celebrate success and recognize and reward accomplishments. As such, we have been recognized as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Colorado. Our expertise is backed by Emerson, a leader in global manufacturing and technology. With a team of highly skilled automation professionals developing unique cost-saving solutions for our clients in oil & gas, refining, power, life science, mining, chemical, food & beverage, and alternative fuels, we help the world run more efficiently.


We offer rewarding careers, comprehensive benefits, and a culture that encourages growth and development. Our benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance of which Applied Control pays 75% of the premium, HSA and FSA options, supplemental, life, and disability insurance, 401k with employer match, paid holidays, and generous paid time off. Our employees also enjoy our 9/80 schedule which allows for 9-hour workdays and every other Friday off!