Global chemical leader has an opening for an Electrical & Instrumentation Technician, who will perform measurements, reliability, and troubleshooting of our electrical and instrumentation processes/ equipment for the chemical plant site. This is a day shift position, with some on-call responsibility.
— Provide support and troubleshooting for complex electrical systems, controls, instrument calibration, and perform PM and PdM for electrical equipment and control systems.
— Ensure proper operation of all control system components including electronic components, valves, switches, PLC Control and related I/O modules
— Troubleshoot and Repair – VFD’s, AC Motors up to 350hp, Soft Start Motor controllers, MCC Starters & Motor Stop/Start stations
— Maintain Plant Lighting and AC electrical power system
— Working knowledge of conduit bending, reading electrical and loop drawings
— Perform measuring and testing (ex. Ammeters, voltmeters, transducer, calibration devices) to install equipment or replace/repair existing components
— Inspect, test, and calibrate meters, indicators, gauges (such as flowmeters, pressure gauges, temperature indicators, controllers) to detect abnormal fluctuations
— Install pneumatic, electronic, and instrumentation equipment
— Perform electrical installations, repairs, and service equipment per NEC codes
— Utilize CMMS for work order tracking, time entry, parts procurement, etc.
— Contact vendors or manufacturers as needed for support in issue resolution
— AS or Technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Systems, or Instrumentation with 3+ years experience in control systems, valves, motors, and instrumentation/concepts of flow, level, pressure, and temperature in manufacturing plants
— Working knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC), CMMS, networks and electronic information handling, and compliance efforts of ISO, PSM and OSHA
— PLC experience desirable
— Work Authorization: United States