Instrument Technician

Lemont, IL 60439

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Other Professional Job Number: Hd162994424 Compensation: $41-50 / hour

Job Description

Title: Instrument Technician 

Location: Lemont, IL 

Sterling has helped build careers for thousands for professionals like yourself. Our expert recruiters support you at every step in the process and as a Best of Staffing company, Sterling provides exciting work with exceptional employers across the U.S.

Hire Type: Direct Hire

Job Summary:
  • You'll install, calibrate, troubleshoot, and repair a variety of instruments, ensuring everything from flow meters to control valves are functioning optimally.

Job Duties:
  • Installing new instruments and ensuring their accuracy through calibration.
  • Performing routine maintenance and inspections to catch potential issues early.
  • Diagnosing and repairing instrument malfunctions, keeping downtime to a minimum.
  • Collaborating with your team to ensure safety protocols (like Lockout/Tagout) are followed.
  • Utilizing your expertise in electronic and pneumatic systems to maintain top performance.

  • A solid foundation in instrument maintenance, electrical fundamentals, and process control.
  • A willingness to work various shifts and overtime, as needed.
  • The physical ability to work outdoors, climb, and wear SCBA.
  • At least a high school diploma or GED, a valid driver's license, and eligibility for a TWIC card (we can help you navigate the process!).
  • 5+ years of experience in instrumentation, especially within a refinery setting.
  • Experience with specific instruments like Delta V, PLC, Mag Meters, and analyzers.
  • Proficiency with various testing and calibration equipment.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Sabrina Herrera

Sabrina Herrera is a seasoned Technical Recruiter with a knack for establishing genuine connections with candidates and continuously expanding her expertise in various roles and industries. With one year of dedicated service at Sterling and an impressive 15-year journey in the recruiting arena, Sabrina has become a respected figure in talent acquisition.

As a Technical Recruiter, Sabrina's ability to build strong relationships with candidates sets her apart. She values the opportunity to understand each individual's unique strengths, aspirations, and career goals, ensuring she can guide them toward the most suitable and fulfilling opportunities.

Having spent 15 years in the recruiting domain, Sabrina's experience spans diverse industries and roles. She embraces the challenges of exploring new fields, consistently striving to expand her knowledge and expertise. Her dedication to continuous learning allows her to stay at the forefront of emerging trends and best practices in the recruitment landscape.

Sabrina advises fellow professionals to cultivate a curious mindset and actively seek new challenges and projects that push the boundaries of their abilities. Embracing the unknown and venturing into uncharted territories can lead to personal and professional growth, ultimately elevating one's effectiveness in the field of recruitment.

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