Instrument/Electrical (I/E) Technician
Location: United States : Blair, NE
Function: Production & Technology
Career Level: Experienced professionals (2-5 years)
Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation
Business Line: Animal Nutrition
What we offer
You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.
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This is an I/E technician position in which the incumbent will perform basic and mid-level I/E craft tasks while receiving formal training and mentoring within the I/E organization. The incumbent may coach and/or mentor employees in the entry-level or trainee level of the I/E craft. The incumbent will be familiar with the safety requirements of the I/E crafts to be able to aid or lead in the installation, troubleshooting, repair, maintenance, adjusting of electrical equipment, instrumentation, and analytical equipment within an industrial/manufacturing plant environment with preference to bio-processing.
Solid knowledge of electrical lighting, instrumentation, and electrical maintenance/installation principles both hands-on and theoretical knowledge
I/E technician will be able to work on Instrumentation Calibration and configuration, Pneumatic Control Valves Actuators and Positioners, Performing Loop Checks, Troubleshooting and Commissioning a Loop, Process Control Loops and Tuning. Perform routine calibrations of process control instrumentation
Perform maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and installation to a variety of flow meters, transmitters, controllers and associated equipment. Inspects, tests and recommends changes to ensure required installation meets manufacturer's standards for operation
Observes processes, apply and develop tests and procedures to detect proper or malfunctioning operation of equipment. Determine possible system faults in order to determine test equipment and spare parts that may be required.
Provide accurate, professional, and timely documentation regarding the nature of problems, course of action to be taken and schedule for completion of work
I/E technician will perform Grounding and Bonding applications, heat tracing and freeze protection
I/E technician will understand and apply Motors Theory and its applications
Capable of performing basic to mid-level installation, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of electrical equipment, instrumentation, and analytical equipment, including Motor Controls, Distribution Equipment and Transformer Applications.
Solid understanding and knowledge of gaskets, packing, bolts, anchors, hoses, metallurgy, and field mounting techniques associated with electrical and instrumentation equipment.
Demonstrates basic knowledge of equipment including, but is not limited to Pumps and Drives, Valves, Material Handling and Hand Rigging
Demonstrated I/E ability and experience to read, interpret, and implement electrical codes, manuals, procedures, schematic diagrams, P&ID's, blueprints, and other specifications.
The employee will aid senior technicians or engineers on Programmable Logic Controllers, Distributed Control Systems, Stand-by and Emergency Systems.
Minimum of 4-6 years experience in I&E plant industry maintenance or construction related activities.
Good problem solving, communication, organization, and general computer skills.
The following are preferences regarding candidates in consideration of this role:
Industry related college degree
Proficiency in SAP or another CMMS
Working knowledge of technical documentation
Possess leadership, team building, and negotiating skills
Possess good understanding of mechanical and instrument process equipment
Planning and coordinating ability
Ability to work with computer software applications (Microsoft specifically)
Possess the ability to work effectively under pressure
Good knowledge of precision maintenance practices
To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.
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Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.