Instrumentation, Controls & Electrical Technician

Job Details

Position ID: # EB-1619708592
Date Posted: 5/12/2022 5:53:46 PM
Location: Leesburg, VA
Job Type: Full Time
Salary (USD): $48 - $60

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire an Instrumentation, Controls, & Electrical Technician in Leesburg, VA.

Position Summary: Instrumentation, Controls & Electrical Technician First Year Comp = $114k – 147k

Base Payrate ($48-60/hr) $99,840 – 124,800

Average OT (4-5 hrs/week) $14,400 – 22,500 .

Total $114,240 – 147,300



Responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment and instrumentation.
You will install, maintain, and calibrate digital/electronic instruments that measure and control various process variables.
Interpret and/or prepare technical documentation including vendor manuals, flowcharts, data sheets, P&IDs, PLC ladder logic diagrams, loop diagrams.
This position is responsible for configuration of digital transmitters as well as understanding digital control systems and valve, transmitters and transducers.
You will disassemble malfunctioning equipment to perform examination and testing for defects of circuitry and mechanisms.


Position Details:

Location: Leesburg, VA

Shift: Traditional Day Shift (Mon - Fri 7am - 3:30pm), but you should expect some weekends and OT as needed, including outages. The average OT is 5-10 hrs/wk



Requirements: The company is looking for strong instrumentation technicians, preferably with backgrounds in Power Plant Operations. Candidates must have strong professionalism, communication skills, and personal drive.

Knowledge of medium voltage electrical equipment from 480-5K volts
Knowledge of 480-5K volt cable terminations and splices
Able to troubleshoot and repair low voltage electrical control systems
Understand digital control systems and valves, transmitters, and transducers
Able to repair control valves and positioners.
Proficient in the use of various test instruments such as multimeters, manometers, smart communicators, and pressure instruments
Comfortable and able to perform switching on 345KV systems.


Benefits: The company offers an excellent global benefits package Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program, Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Insurances, Short and Long Term Disability, 401K Savings Plan with Dollar for Dollar (up to 6%) matching contribution, Financial Planning Tools, Training and Education, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Business Casual Dress, Employee Discount Program, and much more.

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