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Instrumentation And Electrical Technician, Industrial Posted on Mar 26, 2018 by O.J. Pipelines Canada

  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $41.00 to $80.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 72 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 25, 2018
Job Requirements


O.J. Pipelines Canada




No degree, certificate or diploma


5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Logical approach for troubleshooting
  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Read and interpret blueprints

Type of Service and Repair

  • Speed measurement indicators
  • Signal converters
  • Primary control element and sensors maintenance and application
  • Pneumatic process instrumentation
  • Electronic process instrumentation
  • Distributed control system (DCS)
  • Electrical control system
  • Hydraulic and electro-hydraulic sequential control system
  • Pneumatic and electro-pneumatic sequential control system
  • Computerized instrumentation system
  • Multiple loop control system
  • Programmable logic controller (PLC)

Type of Industry Experience


Specific Skills

  • Repair and adjust system components
  • Inspect and test operation of instruments and systems
  • Calibrate components and instruments

Security and Safety

Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Instrument Experience

  • Wireless transmission (radio)
  • Pneumatic
  • Mechanical
  • Hydraulic
  • Electronic
  • Electrical instruments

Personal Suitability

Team player

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.

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 Instrumentation And Electrical Technician, Industrial 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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