An exciting role as an Electrical & Instrumentation Technician in our Production Facility in Danbury, Connecticut. This function assists in installing and maintaining production instrumentation, electrical wiring, production control equipment, and related auxiliary systems under supervision. This function monitors production equipment and systems to determine operational status and troubleshoots system malfunctions. This function specifies and orders spare parts for existing equipment and systems as needed.
This involves a range of activities including:
- Test, repair, maintain, and modify existing and new equipment, including electronic, vacuum, mechanical, and chemical apparatus.
- May design, select, build, and program control equipment for specific project requirements or process improvements.
- Knowledge of the mechanical operation of equipment such as pumps, boilers, heaters, and other plumbing components
- Adjust and/or calibrate components, production equipment, and control systems to improve overall efficiency and record all changes and their effect.
- Develop prototypes for project requirements and/or process improvements.
- Install factory wiring in both classified and non-classified areas.
- May set up standard test apparatus to conduct functional and operational tests to evaluate performance and reliability.
- Maintains an inventory of parts and supplies; orders materials as needed.
- May operate machine tools to fabricate parts.
- Maintains current knowledge relevant to state-of-art technology, equipment, and/or systems.
- Attend Engineering meetings for updates, priority list and future equipment planning/instillations.
- Ensures proper care, safety and maintenance of equipment and supplies.
- Complies with all BRI environmental, and safety policies and procedures.
- Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
- High School Diploma or GED; at least 3 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. A directly related higher degree from an accredited institution or technical certification in Instrumentation and/or Controls Systems may be substituted for experience.
- Ability to record and/or log equipment operational status.
- Ability to identify and resolve system malfunctions and operational problems.
- Ability to utilize, test, maintain and modify a range of engineering equipment and apparatus.
- Ability to build and test engineering and/or scientific systems and components.
- A working knowledge of NEC and NFPA 70 codes for general facility wiring.
- The ability to install electrical conduit and proper wire sizing.
- The ability to install general factory components such as plugs, switches, lights etc.
- Knowledge of hazardous location requirements a plus.
- Knowledge of HVAC systems maintenance and repair.
- Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.
- Knowledge of current technological developments/trends in area of expertise.
- Ability to read and follow technical instructions and manuals. Ability to write reports containing technical information.
- Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade.
We Offer… a competitive compensation and benefit package including medical, dental, Bonus program, profit sharing and 401k.
An Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.