Electrical & Instrumentation Technician - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina United States - 46135


Job #: 46135
Title: Electrical & Instrumentation Technician
Job Location: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: $25-$30/hour ($52,000-$62,400/year)
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Global chemical leader has an opening for an Electrical & Instrumentation Technician, who will perform measurements, reliability, and troubleshooting of our electrical and instrumentation processes/ equipment for the chemical plant site.  This is a day shift position, with some on-call responsibility.


--- Provide support and troubleshooting for complex electrical systems, controls, instrument calibration, and perform PM and PdM for electrical equipment and control systems.

--- Ensure proper operation of all control system components including electronic components, valves, switches, PLC Control and related I/O modules

--- Troubleshoot and Repair - VFD's, AC Motors up to 350hp, Soft Start Motor controllers, MCC Starters & Motor Stop/Start stations

--- Maintain Plant Lighting and AC electrical power system

--- Working knowledge of conduit bending, reading electrical and loop drawings

--- Perform measuring and testing (ex. Ammeters, voltmeters, transducer, calibration devices) to install equipment or replace/repair existing components

--- Inspect, test, and calibrate meters, indicators, gauges (such as flowmeters, pressure gauges, temperature indicators, controllers) to detect abnormal fluctuations

--- Install pneumatic, electronic, and instrumentation equipment

--- Perform electrical installations, repairs, and service equipment per NEC codes

--- Utilize CMMS for work order tracking, time entry, parts procurement, etc.

--- Contact vendors or manufacturers as needed for support in issue resolution


--- AS or Technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Systems, or Instrumentation with 3+ years experience in control systems, valves, motors, and instrumentation/concepts of flow, level, pressure, and temperature in manufacturing plants

--- Working knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC), CMMS, networks and electronic information handling, and compliance efforts of ISO, PSM and OSHA

--- PLC experience desirable

--- Work Authorization: United States

University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years


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