Instrumentation Technician

Employment type: Full-time
City: Hamilton
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29


A rewarding job that has an impact

Air Liquide Canada is part of the Air Liquide Group, the world leader in gases for industry, health and the environment, with over 46,200 employees in 80 countries. Air Liquide Canada employs over 1,500 employees and is present in the country's main industrial regions from coast to coast. For over 100 years, Air Liquide Canada has offered its employees: * Competitive compensation and benefits * Recognition programs * Numerous career development opportunities * Innovative technological projects

Entity and activity description

The incumbents duties will include, but not be limited to: Installling, modifying, adjusting, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing all field equipment and support instrumentation repairs. The repairs include: pneumatic and hydraulic sensing, control valve rebuilds, measuring, controls, communication equipment, wiring, breakers, motors, PLC, DCS and general instrumentation equipment within plant boundaries.

Missions and Responsibilities

Performing general instrumentation duties

Trouble-shooting and problem solving

Following and improving our work management systems and tools

Daily timesheets

Daily work order and history input

Utilization of Safety reporting systems

Policy and procedure look-up

On a regular basis provide accurate and concise reporting related to work management documentation, plant logs and other required systems and reports.

Working in a safe manner and acting as an ALC safety leader

Ability to work varying shifts within the Collective Agreement

General clean-up related to maintenance work activities

Coordinate with/support other trades on specific jobs

Interpret and use technical information related to job requirements

Competencies and Profile

Certified Ontario or Inter-provincial in instrumentation with two (2) or more years experience in a heavy industrial work environment.

Must be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a safe and effective manner in a team environment, as well as independently.

Experience with working with varying temperatures (cold/hot as well as performing physical labour or heavy lifting.

Must be comfortable working at extreme heights.

The ability to interpret Instrument drawings, specification and control diagrams.

Working knowledge of PLC and DCS systems.

Additional information

Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Air Liquide Canada adheres to an employment equity program and strives to create a stimulating and open workplace that fosters fairness, respect and diversity.

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: 2 Years

Education: Diploma

Industry: Chemicals

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour