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Sr. Instrument Technician

Kenova, WV

Job Summary:

Under direction, leads, oversees, and participates in performing a wide variety of skilled tasks including installation, repairs, troubleshooting, planning, modification, design, installation and calibration of instrumentation, SCADA control and electrical systems for wastewater treatment facilities; oversees and maintains a spare parts inventory; and trains staff in the operation and maintenance of electrical and electronic instrumentation equipment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide lead supervision and training to assigned staff responsible for performing a wide variety of skilled tasks including installation, repairs, troubleshooting, planning, modification, design, installation and calibration of instrumentation, SCADA control and electrical systems for wastewater treatment facilities; oversee and train staff in the operation and maintenance of electrical and electronic instrumentation equipment including programmable logic controllers, variable frequency drives, remote terminal units, supervisory control data acquisition (SCADA) systems, and software controlled units and equipment.
  • Prioritize, plan and oversee projects and workload for the assigned unit; coordinate with internal and external customers regarding project requirements and timelines; delegate work to subordinate staff; assess and plan for future needs.
  • Oversee the use, care, and operation of process control instrumentation, electrical, and related equipment; research, recommend and implement new and revised procedures, systems and equipment for assigned unit.
  • Oversee and participate in installing and maintaining electrical control systems and instrumentation systems including electronics, programmable controllers, telemetry, telecommunications, meters, generators, transmitters, hydraulics, pneumatics and a variety of other systems; inspect installed systems to ensure proper operation.

Job Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Operational characteristics of instrumentation and electrical equipment and components.
  • Knowledge of Advanced methods, techniques, materials, equipment, and tools used in installing electrical wiring, control devices, and equipment.
  • Knowledge of Occupational hazards and standard safety practices.

Type: Contract

Reference ID: 5254