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Industrial Instrument Mechanic Posted on Mar 08, 2018 by Sabre Instrument Services Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $21.17 to $38.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 36 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 22, 2018
Job Requirements


Sabre Instrument Services Ltd.




Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Industrial Instrument Mechanic Trade Certification
  • Instrumentation and Control Technicians (Red Seal)


Completion of high school


3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Logical approach for troubleshooting
  • Complete test and maintenance reports
  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Read and interpret blueprints

Type of Service and Repair

  • Temperature, pressure, flow and level instruments
  • Spectrometers
  • Pneumatic process instrumentation
  • In-line process analyzers
  • Gas and liquid chromatographs
  • Gas analyzers
  • Density, weight or viscosity instruments
  • Pneumatic and electro-pneumatic sequential control system

Specific Skills

Install new measuring instruments

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Urban area

Instrument Experience

  • Pneumatic
  • Mechanical
  • Hydraulic
  • Fluidic
  • Electronic
  • Electrical instruments
  • Precision measuring instrument

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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Advertised Until

Mar 22, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Industrial Instrument Mechanic is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Industrial Instrument Technicians and Mechanics

Interest in precision working to repair and adjust system components such as sensors, transmitters and programmable logic controllers, remove and replace defective parts and to install control and measurement instruments on existing and new plant equipment and processes


Interest in analyzing to inspect and test instruments to diagnose faults using pneumatic, electrical and electronic testing devices and precision measuring instruments


Interest in speaking to consult with and advise process operators; and in performing scheduled preventive maintenance

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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