Instrument Technician

  • BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • Cork, Ireland
  • Apr 09, 2019
Permanent Mechanic

Job Description

What is required 

At BSS we are looking for an Instrument Technician to join established mechanical and electrical engineering contractor. Our client is looking for an Instrument Technician who is looking to develop their career in Cork as an Instrument Technician and who is ambitious and looking to further their career.

Your Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that technical issues are resolved without delay.
  • Prepare risk assessments, method statements & all aspects relating to Health & Safety.
  • Liaise with the design team & supply chain to ensure correct operation of the plant on site & successful handover of all instrumentation.
  • Monitor & record progress on site against the construction program.
  • Further develop system architecture (Cabling)
  • Maintain and log all changes
  • Cold and hot loop checking
  • Calibration of instruments
  • Bench check
  • Receipt verification, in and out
  • Read and redline system P&ID’s
  • Undertake regular meetings with the supply chain to maintain progress & to ensure resources are matched to the construction programme
  • To liase with the project manager & prepare the project close out report.
  • Review with the project manager the allocation of resources & to review progress.
  • Review & ensure that the site based personnel have the correct training & valid certification for the project.
  • Motivate the E&I team on site.
  • Develop a strong & maintain an excellent working relationship from the start to the completion of the project.

What you need to have

  • Level 6 qualification time served tech.
  • Consult manufacturers' manuals to determine test and maintenance procedures
  • Use pneumatic, electrical and electronic testing devices to inspect and test instrument and system operation, and diagnose faults
  • Consult with and advise process operators
  • Carry out risk assessments
  • Calibrate and maintain components and instruments according to manufacturers' specifications
  • Work with engineers on basic design
  • Install and maintain instruments on new plant equipment and process equipment
  • Interpret and use appropriate CSA, ISA and API installation standards and practices
  • Detailed knowledge of the Instrumentation role Detailed knowledge of Electrical Instrumentation Commercial understanding
  • Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures
  • Knowledge of the team- their strengths and their weaknesses

What you get in return

  • Competitive Salary and benefits
  • Rewarding Team Environment
  • Ongoing career progression & Development             

If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Michael on 01 707 1012 today

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