Instrument & Electrical Technicians

Air Products And Chemicals Martinez , CA 94553

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description and Qualifications

  • $10,000 BONUS for highly qualified candidates

Air Products, manufacturer of industrial gases, is seeking high energy, self-starters to fill full time Instrument and Electrical Technician positions with on call responsibilities.

This hourly position primarily supports our 2 Hydrogen Plants in Martinez, California located onsite at the PBF Refinery. The position will be for the Martinez location, but will provide as needed support at 2 other hydrogen plants located nearby in Martinez on refinery sites as well.

You would be responsible to perform and/or supervise the inspection, repair, installation and modification of process controls, safety devices, analyzers, PLC's, field instrumentation and process monitoring equipment in the plants. You would also be responsible for troubleshooting, repair, and calibration of plant instrumentation and controls.

This position requires some travel ~10% as needed to support other HYCO facilities as needed.

The Technician's responsibilities include:

  • Technicians must be familiar with all equipment in plants served. A sampling of these devices includes transmitters, switches, analyzers, programmable controllers, proximity devices, level control systems, control valves, equipment and personnel safety systems, pay meter systems, and others. Within each category are a variety of pneumatic and electronic devices.

  • Technicians are also responsible for troubleshooting and working with Instrument Engineering Support to maintain distributed control systems. This is a most rapidly changing technical area and requires a high level of technical training.

  • Prepare and provide technical reports and enter information into SAP to provide accurate documentation and information for equipment.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • High school diploma/equivalent

  • Minimum five years of experience with calibration and troubleshooting of industrial plant instrumentation and controls

  • Knowledge of PLC and DCS controls is a plus

  • Supervisory skills/experience a plus

  • Basic computer skills

  • SAP knowledge is desired

  • Ability to work:

  • In an industrial environment that includes climbing ladders and stairs, lifting-up to 50 lbs, working at heights and in confined spaces

  • Extended hours on short notice

  • In a team environment, with safety first as a primary focus

  • And to communicate effectively across technical, operations and maintenance line

This role is a ladder position and advancement is possible based on experience and demonstrated competency.

Military Veterans: We are a military friendly employer that values the skills obtained through military teamwork. Our culture values the leadership and focus on safety that is obtained from your service. This position would be best suited for Non-commissioned Officers with specific focus in technical fields. Veterans from any branch or MOS with hands-on mechanical skill sets and, for example, experience in propulsion systems, engineering fields, nuclear power, aircraft maintenance, cryogenic technicians, and civil engineering are encouraged to apply.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, 401K plans.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.

To learn more, visit About Air Products.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.

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