Apex Systems Inc Instrument Control Group (ICG) tech 1102481 in Maryland Heights, Missouri
Instrument Control Group (ICG) TechnicianSummary of PositionThe (Contractor) Instrument Control Group (ICG) Technician is responsible for completing the pre-commissioning, calibration, and troubleshooting of multiple process instruments within his/her area. The successful candidate should be a problem solver experienced in the measurement and control of system pressures, weight, temperatures, conductivity, pH, levels, flow, and density. Candidates should be knowledgeable of electrical theory and its practical applications, and should be able to inspect, calibrate, measure, and test equipment at prescribed intervals using established procedures with equipment traceable to a nationally recognized standard or document equivalent. The successful candidate should be able to use multi-meters, frequency calibrators, standardized weights, pressure calibrators, flow meters, digital pressure indicators, RTD calibrators, digital manometers, and digital tachometers to conduct single point and loop calibrations on process instrumentation.Essential FunctionsDiagnose plant equipment problems.Implement equipment modifications and/or replacements.Perform predictive and preventive maintenance procedures.Conduct routine repairs to instrumentation and electrical components in accordance with all plant work instructions and safety procedures.Conduct safety observations as needed.Maintain equipment in area of responsibility.Conduct inspections and calibrations of process and critical utility instrumentation.Conduct measurements and inspections using calibrated test equipment.Conduct routine installations of control instrumentation.Complete pre-task analyses for his/her maintenance activities.Other duties as assigned.RequirementsAssociates Degree in Applied Science or equivalent certification program from a technical school with an emphasis on instrumentation controls. Equivalent relevant years of experience in this field of study will also be considered.Minimum of five to seven years of experience as a maintenance technician in a manufacturing facility required.Experience with FDA regulations and CGMP guidelines is preferred.Experience with process control instrumentation calibration, troubleshooting, and repair is essential.Working knowledge of Lock-Out/Tag-Out methods and related OSHA safety practices is essential.Knowledge of multi-meters, frequency calibrators, and flow meters is required.Knowledge of loop calibrations is a plus.Working ConditionsWillingness to work in plant producing radioactive materials and requiring all employees to participate in safety programs designed to minimize potential and/or actual exposure levels.Responsibilities also include the ability to lift up to 50 pounds, walk, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, twist upper body, push, pull, reach, and climb stairs and ladders without accommodation.May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time while performing duties.Must be willing to wear a variety of personal protective equipment.Must be able to work outside of regular work hours, willing to work on weekends, work overtime and serve as on call designate for weeknights and weekends.Willingness to work around mechanical and moving parts, around low and high voltages, with exposure to dust, dirt, odors and irritants.Close attention to detail required, and must possess good hand-eye coordination.Willingness to work in a team-based environment.VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran and Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is availablehere.