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Instrumentation Technologist


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Job Title: Instrumentation Technologist
Location: Redwater, AB, Western Canada, Canada
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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 Instrumentation Technologist - (Redwater, Alberta, Canada)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Reports to the Supervisor, Instrumentation.
 
What you will do:
  • Provide technical support to the maintenance and operations groups and assisting in the development of instrumentation systems on Capital and M.O.C. related to projects
  • Planning and engineering for the installation of conventional and micro-processor-based instrumentation. Specific responsibilities include specification, sizing, wiring and configuration design, and documentation
  • Assist the Instrument Technicians in the solving of day-to-day instrumentation problems, governor systems and PLC hardware troubleshooting
  • Provide project / M.O.C. support on instrumentation systems design and installation, including PLC programming
  • Provide troubleshooting support for application database and operator interface configuration on the DCS. Includes controller interface tuning/problem solving
  • Lead continuous improvement of instrumentation technology and standards, with responsibility for the development and maintenance of long-term plans
  • Provide mentorship and direction for Instrument Technicians on assignment
  • Caretaker of plant instrumentation documentation systems and P&ID’s instrumentation support
What you will bring:
    Instrumentation DiplomaMust be either formally registered as or be eligible to be licensed as a Professional Technologist, Registered Technologist or Certified Technologist in the Province of Alberta by ASET.  Confirmation of eligibility is required for all applicants
    Preference will be given for dual Journeyman Red Seal certification in Instrumentation and Electrical
    Familiar with instruments associated with rotating and heavy industrial equipment.
    Strong knowledge of analyzers and governor systems would be an asset
    Excellent Computer Skills (ie: MS Office and SAP) are necessary
    Must be able to work with minimal supervision and in a team environment
    Familiarity with DCS, PLCs, industrial networking, SIL and safety trip systems are considered an asset
 
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 01/12/21
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