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Job Title: Technician, E&I
Location: Lima, OH, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Medical/Health/Safety
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Technician, E&I  - (Lima, Ohio, U.S.A.)
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.
This position reports directly to the E&I Superintendent.
What you will do:
  • Troubleshoot, repair, install and maintain the following types of equipment:
    • Level – Displacers, head pressure, capacitance, radar, non-contact
    • D/P Cell Applications – Level, Flow, Pressure
    • Positioners & I/Ps
    • Transducers
    • Flow Meters – Vortex, Mass Flow, Turbine, Thermal Dispersion
    • Analytical - pH, conductivity, ORP, Mass Spectrometry, CEM’s Gas Chromatography
    • Temperature – Thermocouples, RTDs, Gas Filled Bulb
    • Switches – Limit, Flow, Level, Temperature
    • Up to 4160 volt motors, electrical controls and equipment
  • Solve problems requiring the knowledge of basic electronics, DCS, electricity, pneumatics, mechanical, math, and physics
  • Disassemble, repair, and assemble control valves
  • Review maintenance manuals, manufacturer’s catalogs, blueprints, and other references for specification and performance information
  • Utilize test and measurement equipment in troubleshooting of instrumentation, electrical or control loop problems to locate the cause(s) of trouble
  • Apply requirements of NFPA 70E as it applies to all electrical hazards and understanding of the use of PPE to mitigate those hazards
What you will bring:
  • Associates Degree or Technical Degree preferred
  • Minimum of 1 -5 years of experience in chemical plant or refinery preferred
  • ISA Certification(s) is preferred 
  • Effective computer skills, knowledge, and ability to utilize standard Microsoft applications and understand directory structures and file types
  • Know, understand, and apply safety standards and safe working practices and procedures
  • Use safety equipment provided to avoid personal injury, injury to others, or damage to equipment
  • Read, understand, and follow written instructions and procedures including interconnecting wiring diagrams, interlock, logic, one-line diagrams, motor, starter, control panel schematics, and P&ID drawings
  • Working knowledge in troubleshooting mechanical or electrical failures in process instrumentation, control loops, motor controls, and able to recommend and perform corrective measures
  • Familiarity with instrumentation transmission signal types, including pneumatic, analog, discrete, and digital
  • Knowledge of DCS configuration is preferred
  • Working knowledge of the requirements of the National Electrical Code (NEC) and how to install instrumentation and electrical equipment and conduit systems to meet these
  • Particular Awareness concerning installations in areas that are classified as Electrically Hazardous
  • Proficiency in the use of reading and understanding installation details
  • Ability to use specialized tools to install and bend tubing and fittings required for installing pneumatic signal or sensing lines
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Ability to provide 24-hour callout response to support plant needs
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
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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