Instrumentation & Controls Technician
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH107756
Location: USA, New York
Sector: Gas, Utilities
Date posted: 30/05/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
74th Street Generating Station is searching for Instrumentation and Controls Technicians with an AAS degree in Electrical Technology or related field or a HS Diploma/GED with 4 years relevant experience. Relevant experience may include chemical and power plants, paper mills, refineries, and manufacturing facilities. Individuals with 4 years Nuclear Navy or aircraft controls experience is preferred.
The successful candidate should have a working knowledge of: industrial instrumentation, water treatment systems, high voltage switchgears, switchyard equipment operation and maintenance, as well as conduit installation practices. The ability to use electrical and electronic test equipment and work as a team member as well as independently is a must. Candidate will be responsible for performing the necessary testing, repairing, and preventative maintenance in a generating location on hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical and electronic control systems and instrumentation along with ensuring safe and efficient plant operations. Candidate will also handle projects involving the implementation of design changes, major maintenance activities, including fuel systems, chemical treatment systems, and auxiliary equipment systems. Candidates should have strong oral and written communications skills along with the ability to read and understand process and instrument diagrams as well as mechanical and electrical drawings. Comprehensive knowledge of Distributed Control Systems and Programmable Logic Controls is preferred. The location for this position is: Manhattan, NY
Physical Requirements: The nature of this job requires extensive walking/climbing/standing and the ability to push/pull/lift equipment and materials up to 50 lbs. in weight. Candidates must be able to work in various weather and station conditions (e.g., heat, noise, confined spaces) and be medically qualified to wear a respirator. A valid driver's license is required.
Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.