Instrument Mechanic Job Description Sample
AECOM is seeking an I&C Technician for the Bluegrass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant project located in Richmond, KY.
Typical Responsibilities Include:
Perform all work safely and with the utmost concern for the safety of self and other employees
Perform all work in compliance with environmental permits and regulations
May be required to work overtime or varying hours to include shift work
Be at work when scheduled and maintain a good attendance record
Work in close proximity to and or in a chemical demilitarization facility
Work with other departments as necessary to cooperatively complete assigned tasks
Maintain housekeeping within assigned areas
Assist with development, review, and/or validation of all standard operating procedures associated with assigned duties
Assist with modifications or revisions to plant systems, equipment, and components
Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, layouts and specifications in the performance of the duties to ensure system integrity is maintained
Develop technical solutions to maintenance related problems minimizing cost and schedule impact
Communicate technical information to management, peers and subordinates ensuring sound operations are not compromised
Follow predetermined checklists in performance of preventative maintenance of facility equipment and systems
Assure code and building standards are met
Perform variety of instrumentation, control and electronics trade functions including modifications, revisions, and corrective and preventative maintenance on facility systems, equipment, and components (e.g., instrumentation, control circuits, pressure indicators and temperature indicators, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), motor control centers, motors, HVAC units, control and power circuits involved in the installation of conduit, cable trays, raceways, wiring and other associated electrical equipment in support of plant configuration changes
Perform journeyman level duties in the installation, repair and maintenance of low voltage electrical equipment, systems and components
Perform emergency repairs to systems, equipment, and components; record as-found condition as well as repaired condition; and analyze system characteristics to determine cause of failure
Demonstrate and conduct required inspection and testing of systems, equipment, and components as necessary to complete work packages and ensure they are returned to operational conditions
Maintain accountability of property, including tools and maintenance equipment
Assist vendors with performing electrical maintenance tasks beyond project's capability
Perform other collateral duties as assigned for project operations
Instrumentation and Control (I&C) Technician may be assigned to function in a temporary lead capacity
Must serve as an Emergency Response Team Member
May be required to perform Munitions Handler duties
Relocation Assistance Provided
BGCAPP is subject to Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety Program and AR190-59 Unescorted Access Program) with govern persons performing work under the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP) and unescorted Access Program (UAP). Eligibility to be placed in a CPRP or UAP position requires US citizenship. Employees must favorably complete a series of screenings to include but not limited to: a National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC) security investigation, drug/alcohol testing and medical examination.
All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of continued employment for the duration of their assignment. Respiratory screening and the ability to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) may be required for this position. The ability to obtain/maintain access to the Blue Grass Army Depot is required.
- Completion of formal apprenticeship or similar accredited training program (such as vocational, trade, commercial, or military) in the instrumentation and control (I&C) field or journeyman certification and 4 years' industrial maintenance experience in an operating demilitarization, chemical, power, processing, industrial service or manufacturing plant
- High school diploma or equivalent and 6 year's industrial I&C maintenance experience in an operating demilitarization, chemical, power, processing, industrial service or manufacturing plant
Must be a United States or naturalized citizen able to obtain and maintain Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) site access
Must be computer literate in common software applications and able to operate general office equipment
Must maintain fitness-for-duty standards to perform the essential functions of the position, to include any depot or BGCAPP drill, contingency and/or emergency requirement
Must have thorough understanding of electrical equipment operation, and electrical equipment maintenance requirements and restrictions imposed by safety and environmental regulations
Demonstrate competency in analog and digital process control loop and instrument maintenance repair and troubleshooting
Sound fundamental use of measuring and testing equipment consistent with I&C scope of work
Must be able to use common hand tools, power tools, measurement and test equipment
Experience in start-up facilities, utilities, and heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems
Experience in a toxic or hazardous materials or heavy industrial work environment
Understanding of hazardous materials, furnaces, scrubber systems, management procedures, and techniques
Considerable knowledge/experience making real time process/production decisions representing plant management
Experience in a toxic or hazardous materials work environment
Experience in heavy industrial work environment
Experience with Explosive Destruction Technology (EDT) or chemical weapons demilitarization
JR000009560 Instrument Mechanic (Open)
St. Louis, MO (Pharma) - USA032
St. Louis, MO
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, a leading manufacturer of pharmaceutical products, has an opening at our facility near downtown St. Louis to support maintenance activities at the site.
The Instrument Mechanic is responsible for completing the precommissioning, calibration, and troubleshooting of multiple process instruments within his/her area. The successful candidate should be a problem solver experienced in the measurement and control of system pressures, weight, temperatures, conductivity, pH, levels, flow, and density. He/she should be knowledgeable of electrical theory and its practical applications. He/she should be able to inspect, calibrate, measure, and test equipment at prescribed intervals using established procedures with equipment traceable to a nationally recognized standard or document equivalent. The successful candidate should be able to use multi-meters, Hart communicators, frequency calibrators, standardized weights, pressure calibrators, flow meters, digital pressure indicators, RTD calibrators, digital manometers, and digital tachometers in order to conduct single point and loop calibrations on process instrumentation.
Diagnose plant equipment problems.
Implement equipment modifications and/or replacements.
Perform predictive and preventive maintenance procedures.
Conduct routine repairs to instrumentation and electrical components in accordance with all plant work instructions and safety procedures.
Conduct safety observations as needed.
Maintain equipment in area of responsibility.
Conduct inspections and calibrations of process instrumentation.
Conduct measurements and inspections using calibrated test equipment.
Conduct routine installations of control instrumentation.
Complete pre-task analyses for his/her maintenance activities.
Other duties as assigned.
Associates Degree in Applied Science or equivalent certification program from a technical school with an emphasis on instrumentation controls. Equivalent relevant years of experience in this field of study will also be considered.
Minimum of five to seven years experience as a maintenance technician in a manufacturing facility; experience with FDA regulations and CGMP guidelines is preferred.
Experience with process control instrumentation calibration, troubleshooting, and repair is essential. Working knowledge of Lock-Out/Tag-Out methods and related OSHA safety practices is essential.
Knowledge of multi-meters, Hart Communicators, frequency calibrators, and flow meters is required.
Knowledge of loop calibrations is a plus.
Must be able to lift up to fifty (50) pounds unassisted, on a regular basis.
Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time while working
For certain positions, individuals must be able to wear a respirator.
Candidates must successfully pass the standard pre-employment assessment.
Individuals will be subject to extensive security background check, educational, employment and post-offer physical exam and drug test.
Extensive training will be required in order to meet all regulatory, safety and security requirements.
Applicants meeting the above qualifications and hired full-time will be eligible for applicable overtime and benefits. Starting pay is $30.97 per hour.
The Instrument Mechanic will work primarily in a manufacturing environment on a straight day schedule with the possibility of a rotating shift schedule. Manufacturing areas are not climate controlled. During summer months, building exhaust fans provide ventilation. Chemicals handled include acids and bases, organic solvents, and inorganic compounds. Chemicals may have characteristic odors or hazardous properties that require special handling. Office and manufacturing environments may require use of personal protective equipment such as hard hat, safety glasses and work boots. Additional PPE may be required on some occasions.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.
NO TELEPHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
Co-Op Instrument And Electrical Mechanic
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CO-OP INSTRUMENT & ELECTRICAL MECHANIC
The Co-op I&E Mechanic will learn how to repair, maintain and calibrate machinery and mechanical equipment, in accordance with manufacturer's specifications, using hand-tools, power tools and precision measuring and testing instruments. Problem solving is a critical part of an I&E Mechanic's job.
BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- Must be in the process of completing or have recently completed an Associate's Degree in an applicable technology field (such as; Instrumentation
Technology, Electrical Power & Control Technology, Electronics Technology or equivalent)
- Basic Microsoft Word skills such as creating and editing documents
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS and WORKING CONDITIONS:
Maintenance Mechanics and Co-Ops work a 10-hour day shift, Monday through Thursday. Work schedule is subject to change with notification, depending upon business needs. Additionally, Mechanics must be available to work scheduled (planned) or unscheduled (unplanned/short-notice hours on nights and/or weekends, and holidays as needed), to meet business needs.
Required to wear any or all of the following Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): safety glasses, hearing protection, goggles, hard hats, Nomex, acid suits, breathing air, gloves, safety boots, and respirators. PPE use is in accordance with the Job Safety Analysis (JSA) for a given task.
Work under the following conditions: Confined spaces, congested areas, extreme inclement weather, required overtime, long hours, etc.
Climbs stairs, ladders on columns, ladders, scaffolds.
Lift and/or move up to 50 lbs
Instrument Mechanic Apprentice - Cavendish Nuclear
The Instrument Mechanic is responsible for the first & second line maintenance of our onsite radiological protection instruments equipment. This involves us having two different teams within our department, a monitor round team & a workshop based team. These two separate teams work under one hierarchy with the same common goal in mind.
The Monitor Round team are a set of Instrument Mechanics that go around the Berkeley site maintaining the instruments in the changing rooms or on plant. Their role is to make sure all of the instrument remain operational if not, they can carry out a first line repair but if that doesn't solve the fault the equipment will get removed from the area it's in and sent up to the workshop team.
The Workshop team are a set of Instrument Mechanics, they carry out second line maintenance & repairs on the equipment that's been removed from plant by the monitor round team along with brand new instrumentation that hasn't been commissioned yet.
As an instrument mechanic apprentice you will assist both of these teams whilst gaining as much knowledge as you can from them in order to develop yourself from a year 1 apprentice onto a fully qualified instrument mechanic by the end of year 4.
An Instrument Mechanic apprentice should have the following knowledge base:
The fundamental electronics principles
The fundamental principles and implications of the nuclear industry
The fundamental radiological principles
All aspects of safety (nuclear, radiological, conventional and environmental)
A high standard of security and behavioural expectations of those working on nuclear sites.
The fundamental principles and implications of radiation hazards.
The fundamental knowledge of Cavendish Nuclear's policies
How Human Performance and Human Factors affect nuclear safety
An Instrument Mechanic apprentice will be able to:
Assist the qualified instrument mechanic in primary & secondary maintenance around the Berkeley site
Carry out primary repairs under the guidance of a qualified instrument mechanic
Carry out maintenance under the guidance of a qualified instrument mechanic
Work safely in a nuclear environment under a Safe System of Work (SSOW)
Work safely in a nuclear environment whilst abiding to the Cavendish Nuclear & Site Risk Assessments
Repair & test IPM detectors whilst in the workshop
Repair & test MHV & PET leads whilst in the workshop
An Instrument Mechanic apprentice will be able to demonstrate the following behaviours:
Safety: Safety is the number one priorities within our company. The apprentice should always demonstrate a strong commitment to personal safety as this in a key factor within our company and in the nuclear industry. They should actively challenge unsafe practices through their work place.
Integrity: Integrity is key to any successful company and we pride our department on this behaviour. The apprentice should ensure they are open and honest with their colleagues in the working environment as well as promoting the highest standards of professional conduct, ethics and integrity
Quality: They should follow rules, procedures and principles to ensure work completed is fit for purpose and they should pay attention to detail as well as carrying out an appropriate risk assessment and error checks throughout work activities
Responsibility: They should take responsibility for completing tasks and procedures, correctly and safely in our workplace.
Team Working: They should work safely and effectively with their colleague within the department in order to make a great working environment
Communication: They should always demonstrate effective and appropriate communication, using oral, written and electronic methods; working effectively with others.
Five GCSE's (or equivalent) at grade C (9-5) or above, which must include Maths, English and a Science subject, together with a real interest in technical matters.
Instrument & Controls Mechanic (1057865_Rr00031304)
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including five inpatient locations, a children's hospital, three emergency rooms and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. For more information, go to nyulangone.org, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Instrument & Controls Mechanic.
In this role, the successful candidate Reporting to the Co-generation Maintenance Manager, the Instrument and Controls Technician installs, troubleshoots, and repairs instrumentation, controls, computers, and electrical systems of the combined cycle power plant. This equipment includes, but is not limited to the gas turbine, steam turbine, generators, heat recovery steam generator, gas compressors, air compressors, water treatment equipment, demineralizers, motors, pumps, and other auxiliary equipment. Strictly adheres to all safety and environmental rules and regulations to protect employees and public safety.
Demonstrates the ability to make competent decisions in emergency situations, Capable of writing operating procedures, work requests, and purchase requisitions
Performs capital project and/or major program responsibilities as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or Facility Manager
Keeps the Maintenance Manager fully informed of unusual plant conditions and current job progress as the job relates to facility maintenance and projects.
Reads meters, gauges, or automatic devices to record data such as temperature of equipment, vibration of equipment, hours of operation, pressure, and fluid levels, water chemistry to verify operating conditions.
Performs (with assistance as needed) the maintenance of equipment by cleaning, adjusting, tightening, performing preventative or corrective maintenance and identifying equipment in need of corrective maintenance. Writes, submits and clears corrective work orders for approval.
Ability to perform routine generator electrical system test and inspections to the extent qualified and or supervise an outside contractor as required.
Installs, repairs, calibrates and troubleshoots instrumentation and controls.
Identify and resolve CEMS problems. Capable of performing system calibrations and gas bottle change outs.
Proficient at troubleshooting and inspecting programmable logic controllers, distributive control systems including control card replacement and wiring terminations.
Proficient with using electrical multi-meters (e.g. Fluke meter) and other test equipment to calibrate and repair plant instrumentation and electrical circuits.
Diagnoses and repairs the cause of instrument malfunctions and electric system malfunctions of equipment such as transmitters, transformers, relays, switches, and generator monitoring and controls systems, medium and high voltage distribution systems and monitoring devices.
To qualify you must have a High School Diploma. Five (5) years experience in plant operations and/or maintenance. OSHA 10 plus Fire Safety/emergency Action Plan Director/fire alarm/fuel oil/ others as needed certificate of fitness holder or ability to obtain one within 6-12 months of employment. Experience with Solar gas turbine operation desired. Experience with boilers and high pressure steam operations desired. Must have a firmly demonstrated commitment to safety, with strong leadership, supervisory and people skills. Must possess good communication skills - written and oral, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to effectively interface with others.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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Electrical & Instrument Mechanic
DuPont's Parlin NJ Site is seeking an experienced Electrical and Instrument Mechanic.
The E&I Mechanic will perform maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs necessary to support business needs and maintain equipment, machinery, and tools in good operating condition. The E&I Mechanic will be working in many diversified capacities of maintenance- including electrical, instrument, and control system support.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Reading and understanding manuals, schematics, and P&ID's
Performing and documenting maintenance calibrations, installation, fault diagnosis, repair of electronic, mechanical and pneumatic instruments and systems i.e., pressure, level and flow transmitters, etc.
Configuration and fault diagnosis of control instrumentation.
Performing basic maintenance and troubleshooting on automated control systems (PLC/DCS) and computer workstations.
Maintenance and troubleshooting of control valves and systems including positioners, I/P transducers and position indicators.
Testing, troubleshooting and repair of AC/DC motor controls and drives.
Measure, fabricate and install conduit, piping, and tubing, and perform basic electrical wiring, including protection devices and grounding circuits.
Willing to work overtime and provide off hours call out support in order to continue 24/7 plant operations
And other duties as assigned.
The following are required:
High school diploma or GED
3 years of relevant E&I industrial experience (including related military experience) OR equivalent related education will be considered
Ability to read and understand manuals, schematics, and P&ID's
Good computer skills
Commitment to the company goal of achieving a zero injury culture; understand and follow company safety procedures
Able to meet the physical requirements of the position, including but not limited to:
Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time
Squat/kneel and climb stairs/ladders
Work in a variety of environmental conditions
Able to wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including respirators (cartridge, inline air, etc.), chemical suits, steel toe shoes, glasses, hearing protection, gloves, hard hat, etc.
Must be willing and able to work a changing shift schedule, possible weekend work, and have the ability to be on call.
Strong communication & organizational skills; able to collaborate with colleagues and management teams to complete assignments in a timely manner.
Willing to improve technical skills through on-the-job and/or outside training.
The following are preferred:
Prior plant maintenance or construction experience.
Advanced training in relevant skills.
Corporate DuPont offers an exciting place to work where thousands of innovations are introduced every year. You will have opportunities for growth through involvement in various dynamic industries from high-tech to high-performance; including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation, and apparel.
At DuPont, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join DuPont and discover The miracles of science™.
PLC Instrument & Controls Technician
WE'RE LOOKING FOR PLC Instrument & Controls Technician
Employment type Employee
5900 Silver Creek Valley Road
San Jose, CALIFORNIA, 95138-1009
Reference Number req8323
Who we are? With 90,000 people on five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances.
SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere. For more than 100 years, SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation, from the SUEZ Canal to addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now. Join us today and become an essential part of the Resource Revolution!
Who are we looking for?
- High School Diploma, GED., Home School Certification or international equivalent to a High School Diploma.
- BS EE or equivalent experience as an electrician/controls technician, programing, HMI (5 years)
Ability to read and interpret instruction and safety manuals.
Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Mathematical skills, including math operations in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions, decimals, ratio and percentage.
Ability and willingness to work in range of environments to include but not limited to industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities.
Ability and willingness to reside in location of posting.
Ability and willingness to travel (occasionally).
On call as necessary.
Strong electrical background with a thorough knowledge of electrical and electronic components in an industrial environment.
Excellent mechanical ability and aptitude a plus.
Proficient in use of hand tools associated with electrical or electronic controls.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills and awareness at all levels of an organization.
Demonstrated communication skills.
Customer facing/service skills
Safety conscious and comply with all safety regulations and practices.
Ability to multitask, follow directions and be detail oriented.
Takes initiative and makes independent decisions based upon knowledge and responsibilities.
What will you be doing?
The I&C Technician provides electrical, electronic and mechanical support to the field service operations and is based at the San Jose, CA. and also supports the West Regional staff (remotely and on-site). Works closely with the Service Technicians and customers troubleshooting and repairing electrical and electronic equipment associated with Reverse Osmosis (RO) and Deionization (DI) systems. Provides support to all 5 plant in the regions as well as field operation (customer sites). Includes remote support and on-site support.
Provides skilled electrical, electronic and mechanical support to field service operations.
Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, electrical and electronic equipment associated with water treatment systems at customer sites. Equipment includes, but not limited to, PLCs, VFDs, industrial process instrumentation, pumps, pneumatics, motor controls, PID controllers and power distribution.
Participates in equipment installation and start-ups at customer locations.
Has working knowledge of typical industrial instrumentation and be able to perform calibrations and configuration of such devices.
Requires about 30% travel
Support our remote (cellular) monitoring equipment and devices (InSight)
Provides customer technical support in person, via phone and electronically.
Works closely with the engineering group to produce accurate and complete documentation.
Must be able to read and follow schematics, P&IDs, and mechanical drawings.
Correctly sizes and specifies wire, conduit, switches, panels, fuses, circuit breakers, etc.
Assists in developing operations and training manuals, such as written functional control description.
Able to distill and apply information from manuals.
Assists and trains service technicians with regard to equipment and process operations.
Advise other team members of operational procedures and requirements for working safely with electrical/electronic and mechanical equipment and components.
Has working knowledge and experience of PLC programming and troubleshooting.
Participates in implementation and maintenance of site EHS programs.
Compensation: Period 0.00 - 0.00 USD
Is relocation for this position offered: No
Number of Job Openings: 1
Company Grade/Band: Other Salaried
SUEZ's Water Technologies and Solutions (SWTS) offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.
WTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Instrument Assembly Technician
Job Title: Instrument Assembly Technician
Location of Position: 6060 Spine Road, Boulder 80301-3687 USA
Posting Number: req3356
Assemble analytical instruments, as well as specific components of the final assembly, made to exacting tolerances through the use of ISO work instructions, engineering schematics, and customer orders.
Utilize customer order and quality documentation systems to plan and coordinate daily work activities
Perform final assembly and associated sub-assemblies into units or systems according to customer specifications
Ensure that stock items are available on the production floor
Safely power up and test finished assemblies and have sufficient understanding of the items assembled to perform trouble-shooting and rework.
Perform necessary paperwork to assure Work Order, Quality Assurance and Labor Tracking requirements are fulfilled.
Work from production drawings, final assembly blueprints, and/or verbal and written instructions with minimum supervision.
Regularly perform use of ordinary hand tools, calibrated tools, and analytical instrumentation, as well as chemically aggressive fluids, such as acids and bases. High voltages occur in the instruments under repair (Manual dexterity, reasonable vision, and safety awareness is important).
Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
High School Diploma / GED
At least 2 years related precision assembly work experience, including soddering
Skills and Abilities
Ability to organize and prioritize work activities and to follow established work schedules
Ability to demonstrate basic mechanical skills in order to assemble and test a variety of sub-assemblies, assemblies, and instruments
Ability to be flexible and respond appropriately to workload changes
Computer literacy to be able to operate computer systems utilized in collecting data, access the business system, and making labels
Skill to operate electronic test equipment such as multimeters
Demonstrated commitment to team concept of work
Is relocation for this position offered: No
Number of Job Openings: 6
Company Grade/Band: Other Salaried
Join the Resource Revolution! SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere. For more than 100 years, SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation, from the SUEZ Canal to addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now. Join us today and become an essential part of the Resource Revolution!
SUEZ's Water Technologies and Solutions (SWTS) offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. SWTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Survey Technician / Instrument Operator / Rodman
Position: Survey Technician / Instrument Operator / Rodman
Requisition Number: 2019-3550-08
S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking a full-time Survey Technician/Instrument Operator/Rodman to join our team in Nashville, Tennessee.
The primary purpose of the Instrument Operator and/or Rodman position is to assist the Land Survey Crew Chief in completing the crew's assigned field survey projects. The position requires good basic math skills related to surveying, good verbal and written communication skills and the motivation to follow instructions completely and accurately while working in rough terrain and inclement weather. Essential functions and responsibilities include:
Transmits survey data to proper files in the computer network and acquires data for field use;
Accurately and efficiently clears line, establishes points, tape, chain and level for field survey projects as assigned by Crew Chief;
Keeps crew's assigned vehicle clean, properly maintained, and stocked with the necessary equipment and supplies as instructed by the Crew Chief. Reports any mechanical or safety related problems to the Crew Chief;
Loads for transportation, cleans and stores field surveying equipment used by the crew;
Communicates and coordinates effectively with other crew members to facilitate the timely and accurate completion of assigned projects;
Observes all safety guidelines and procedures, particularly when working around traffic or on active construction sites;
Accurately identifies the various types of trees encountered while performing field survey work;
Assists in the training of entry level rodmen as requested;
Cuts and clears brush and trees from line of survey;
Stand, walk, use hands, tools, controls, reach with arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl as well as lift and/or move up to 50-75 pounds.
High school diploma preferred or GED diploma;
1-3 years of experience as an Instrument Operator and/or Rodman a plus;
Tennessee residency and land surveying experience preferred;
TDOT experience is a plus;
This position requires basic knowledge of the use and routine maintenance and cleaning of field surveying equipment. Knowledge of basic math (addition/subtraction, multiplication and division) and the types of measurements related to land surveying including linear, angular, elevations and unit systems conversion;
Familiarity with GPS, Robotic, Total Stations, Data Collectors and Levels a plus;
Requires good verbal and written communication skills;
Ability to work extended hours including Saturdays and ability to travel out of town for extended periods of time;
Must be familiar with the basic types of land surveying and terminology, and be knowledgeable about the field duties of an Instrument Operator and/or Rodman.
This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided. S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search. S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.
No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls or walk-ins accepted.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine's list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.
At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.
Under the supervision of the Electrical Supervisor, the primary function of the Instrument Technician is to maintain, calibrate, perform trouble analysis, consult, research, and develop process control instrumentation for the purpose of obtaining optimum production efficiency.
Good knowledge of industrial and electrical safety including lock-out procedure, arc flash protection etc.
Knowledge of plant and equipment layout, basic cement manufacture, cement process parameters, and electrical standards and codes
Ability to read and understand electrical diagrams and schematics
Installs, maintains and calibrates process control and instrumentation equipment including, but not limited to, flow meters, thermocouples, RTDs, transmitters, weigh feeders, DC drives, AC drives, VFDs, and emissions analyzers
Calibrates and maintains all emissions analyzers in accordance with service manuals and regulatory permit requirements
Maintains instrument logbook on all maintenance activity
Ensures process control data is being recorded, backed-up and archived
Performs maintenance on both new and existing instrument equipment
Ability to program and trouble shoot PLCs
Ability to troubleshoot and maintain hydraulic systems
Ability to provide clear and precise feedback on work done including repairs, PM and inspections
Basic understanding of vibration analysis
Ability to trouble shoot complex electrical, instrument and process problems
Provide leadership and assists in technical training
Minimum Education and Experience
High School Diploma or equivalent
Must have two years of college, technical school, or service training pertaining to instrumentation and electronic technology or four years of related field experience as an instrumentation technician
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be knowledgeable in areas of electronics, computers, basic operating systems software (Microsoft Server, Windows XP & Windows 7, and MS office), process analyzers and electrical control
Working knowledge of Wonder Ware HMI a plus
Must be knowledgeable in areas of electronics, pneumatics, hydraulics, chemistry, physics, and fluid dynamics
Work requires the ability to read and understand operating manuals, blueprints and schematics
Must possess good English communication skills - written and interpersonal
Ability and initiative to make sound decisions
Excellent work and safety record
Must be able to use proper Personal Protective Equipment as required
Ability to be on call 24/7 as needed
Work requires the ability to sit, stand, stoop, and bend for extended periods of time (up to 12 hours)
High degree of manual dexterity and accuracy required
Must be able to use hand tools and electronic test equipment such as multi-meters and scopes
Physical requirements also include lifting/carrying up to 70 pounds from ground to waist as required, visual acuity, speech and hearing, hand and eye coordination, standing, sitting, walking, climbing stairs, climbing on equipment, working at heights up to 400 feet, bending, stooping, crouching, kneeling, pushing, pulling, reaching, twisting, balancing, repetitive motion, driving, squatting to perform the essential functions
Works in all weather conditions including heat, cold, ice, rain and in high humidity and is required to work in all plant environments. Incumbent will be exposed to vibrating equipment and mechanical and electrical hazards.
Health Care Reimbursement Account
Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
Employee Assistance Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation
401(k) with Company matching
Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability
Optional Long-Term Disability
Employee Life Insurance
Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
Business Travel Accident Insurance
Direct Deposit Payroll
Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
Matching Gift Program
New Auto Purchase Discount Plans
We are an equal opportunity employer.Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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