Instrumentation Technician

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-328264
    • Job Location: Jupiter, FL
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 03/30/2022
    • Years of Experience: 10+
    • Radford Job Code: 08243
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Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The engineering technician will have knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, or applicable systems. Demonstrated ability to work on design and development of engineering tests in a team environment.

Education and Experience:

At least 5 years progressive experience in the instrumentation environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities:


Physical Demands:

Some light physical effort required.

Will be required to perform occasional lifting of light materials.

Regularly required to sit, stand, reach, bend and move about the facility.

Personal Protective Equipment:

When required in designated lab areas.

Work Environment:

Work performed in a combination of office and lab environment.

Some Travel may be required.

Employee will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.


Experience and Skills

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Instrumentation Technician will be able to install at minimum pressures, low and high temperature thermocouples and low temperature strain gages. Advanced instrumentation installation is a plus.  Installation of instrumentation is performed under engineering guidance with written instructions and explanatory illustrations.

The general practice is as follows:

  • Receive, inspect and photograph component for as received condition.
  • Clean, deburr and prepare the component per Work Instructions.
  • Prepare the sensor for installation.
  • Position and verify the dimensional location of the sensor, record and photograph.
  • Verify and record the operation of the sensor.
  • Route leads for the sensor according to work instructions.
  • Terminate the sensor per the work instructions. Verify and record the operation of the sensor.
  • Carefully package/deliver component to assembly to customer.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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