Instrumentation Electrician - Portland, OR

Employer: PCC Structurals, Inc.

Job Description:
To survey, adjust, repair, install, modify, debug and maintain control systems, and electrical systems and equipment for production equipment and facilities; to provide technical assistance on equipment and facilities projects. To complete projects in accordance with city, state and national electrical codes, customer, and PCC specifications.


1. Instrumentation

Objective: to maintain, calibrate, design, install, and debug control systems for all machines and equipment.
Essential Job Functions:
A. Regularly surveys plant equipment controls and instrumentation, calibrates, installs, debugs, repairs and/or adjusts as necessary to meet process control specifications.
B. Fabricates, re-certifies, and installs thermocouples.
C. Working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), computers, industrial control programs, and interfacing between controllers and programming systems.

2. Electrical
Objective: to maintain, install, repair, and adjust electrical systems and equipment that provide power to production equipment and facilities.

Essential Job Functions:
A. Troubleshoots electrical malfunctions using electrical test instruments.
B. Installs and maintains control panels, motors, motor controllers, transformers, wiring, switches, alarm systems and other equipment.
C. Programs, installs, troubleshoots, and maintains programmable controllers.
D. Assist with mechanical repairs as required, including, but not Limited to: Furnace preparation, troubleshooting of systems, general mechanical repairs, response to plant emergencies, off shift assistance to on-duty Millwrights.

3.Projects and Technical Assistance:

Objective: to plan and design instrumentation/electrical projects and provide assistance on technical issues.

Essential Job Functions:
A. Plans and designs complex installations.
B. Provides technical assistance for the selection of new equipment.
C. Assists others, including maintenance coordinators and engineers with planning and technical issues.

4. Safety:
Objective: to take responsibility for and demonstrate safe work practices.

NOTE: for job positions that require respiratory protection (more than a filtering face piece – dust mask):

In compliance with the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division Personal Protective Equipment standard for Respiratory Protection, OAR 437, Div. 2/I 1910.134 and Oregon Health Division Rules for the Control of Radiation, OAR 333. Div. 120 (333-120-300 through 330), certain tasks within this job position
require/may require the use of a NIOSH-approved respirator. An individual will not be assigned to these tasks if the person is not able to work under these
conditions. Respirator selection will be based on the work performed, exposure information, duration of use and any other relevant factors. If a tight-fitting respirator is required, facial hair, temple pieces on glasses or other items that interferes with the face-to-face piece seal of the respirator are not permitted.

Essential Job Functions:
A. Adheres to plant and department safety rules.
B. Safely operates all equipment and tools.
C. Identifies and reports safety problems, corrects when possible. May be required to work with hazardous waste.

A. Completes logs and records.
B. Provides work direction, training, and working supervision as assigned.
C. Performs other tasks

Contact Person: Kelly Rhodes
Phone: 971-703-0767
Location: Portland, OR
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $31.18 to $43.72 per hour

Posted on August 10, 2021

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