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Posted: Wed Sep 27 2023

Instrumentation, Controls, & Electrical Technician

Queens, New York

Direct Hire

Title:  Instrumentation, Controls, & Electrical Technician
Location:  Queens, NY
Pay: $63/Hour
Schedule:  Monday – Friday 7am-3:30pm

Why Work Here?
This position is newly created position to add headcount to the department to support additional projects and upgrades being added to the power plant in the future.  Our client has a growing portfolio of 15+ power plants looking for a dedicated IC&E Technician to join their team.  Wages are very competitive for the area with great job stability to providing power to Queens and the surrounding boroughs.
Job Description: 
  • Maintains and repairs electrical equipment and instrumentation.
  • Monitors, maintains, and repairs plant Distributed Control System (DCS).
  • Monitors, maintain, and repairs gas turbine, steam turbine control systems, generators, transformers, and switchgear. 
  • Maintain, calibrate and repair plant electrical, instrumentation, and control systems.  Perform routine trouble shooting activities. 
  • Installs, repairs, maintains, and adjusts process instruments, used to control and measure variables, such as pressure, flow, temperature, and analytical properties, using precision instruments and hand tools.
  • Maintains and edits control logic, control system programming and operating graphics for both programmable logic controllers and distributed control systems.
  • Use Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to effectively accomplish required maintenance in and efficient and organized manner. 
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains park-wide distribution flow metering.
  • Repairs and maintains pneumatic and electronic final control elements, such as control valves and damper drives.
  • May occasionally work in motor starters and other electrical enclosures to debug and repair control system issues.
  • Inspects and calibrates instruments and test equipment periodically and adjusts calibration to ensure functioning within specified or established standards.
  • Repairs and maintains I/O, power systems, and control systems hardware.
  • Optimize plant preventative maintenance program to meet OEM recommendations, regulatory requirements, and corporate maintenance philosophy. 
  • Responsible for maintaining logs, manuals, records, blueprints and operating procedures in a neat and professional manner. 
  • Provide written reports on control system conditions when required. 
  • Incorporates safe behavior into all activities and consistently complies with all established safety and health policies and procedures, helps to identify and eliminate or actively manage risks in all work activities.

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