Instrumentation & Contols Technician - Albany, OR

Employer: Selmet

Job Description:
Job Details
If you love working with your hands and want stability, full time hours, and opportunities for growth and advancement, then Selmet may be the right fit for you! We have been in business in Albany, OR since 1983 and are a world-class supplier of titanium castings for the aerospace industry. We are conveniently located off I-5 for easy access from surrounding areas. If you are selected to join our team you will enjoy benefits such as profit participation, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), life insurance, and other great benefits!
Compensation: $29.62 to $38.23 depending on experience (DOE
Primary Purpose:
Provide technical support for plant manufacturing operations, engineering, and maintenance personnel. Areas of responsibility include; startup, modification, maintenance, and troubleshooting of industrial automated equipment, using safe work procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Troubleshoot electrical systems, both Relay controlled, and Programmable Logic Controlled.
Set-up, calibrate, and troubleshoot a wide range of analog and discrete instrumentation.
Update and modify existing PLC programs, HMI interfaces, SCADA system, PC software, Firmware, etc.
Build, implement, modify, maintain, and troubleshoot industrial control systems based on specifications, schematics, P&ID’s, and bill of materials.
Ability to develop an understanding of the functionality of a machine for troubleshooting purposes occasionally without the required documentation.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED.
Associate or Technical degree/certificate in industrial control systems, instrumentation, or related electronic technology.
Three (3) years or more experience in instrumentation or equivalent electrical technology field.
Experience with Allen Bradley products, RSLogix500, RSLogix5000, Studio5000, RSView, Connected Components Workbench, RSLinx, ABB VFD’s, motor controls, Electrical Control Panels and components, and automated machinery.
Experience with level, pressure, flow, temperature, analytical instruments, as well as switches and other discrete instrumentation.
Ability to read and understand specifications, schematics, P&ID’s, loop diagrams, etc.
Experience with safety systems and implementation of safe control methods.

Possession of a valid Oregon Electrical Contractor License (Limited Building Maintenance Electrician or higher).
Three (3) years or more maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
Experience in the metals industry.
Work Conditions:
Exposure to dust, dirt, heat, cold, noise, and vibration.
Must wear hearing and eye protection in performance of duties.
The job is often performed under somewhat disagreeable working conditions; exposure to any or all of the mentioned elements is likely, with at least one present to the extent of being disagreeable.

Applicants must apply through our company website at to be considered for this position.
Selmet provides a benefit package to all regular full-time employees beyond monetary compensation which includes medical, vision, dental, life, short- and long-term disability coverage, 401(k) plan, profit participation, vacation pay, and nine (9) paid holidays per year.
As a supplier of Aerospace and Defense products, Selmet is required to comply with U.S. government export control regulations. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. Selmet, a Consolidated Precision Product company adheres to all US Export Administration Regulations.

Contact Person:
Location: Albany, OR
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: $29.62 to $38.23

Posted on April 29, 2019
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