Instrumentation & Controls Technician



Bloomington, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

About Us:

Anaergia (TSX: ANRG) is a global leader in offering sustainable solutions for the production of clean energy and the conversion of waste streams to resources. Through a proven portfolio of proprietary technological solutions, Anaergia maximizes the generation of renewable energy, diversion of waste from landfill and reduction of greenhouse gases for customers across the municipal, industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors. Headquartered in Burlington, ON, and through its multiple subsidiaries across North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia, Anaergia is trusted at more than 1,600 installations globally.

Job Overview:

This Position will support the Maintenance Manager with respect to all maintenance and repairing of components for a variety of electrical equipment and plant instrumentation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understands and follows all electrical safety regulations and codes.
  • Installing wiring and conduit in assembling and troubleshooting circuits.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair electrical motors and generators.
  • Perform task on electronic equipment including but not limited to troubleshooting and repairing camera systems, electronic sensors and programming programmable logic controllers used to operate complex machinery.
  • Calibrate, repair, or replace instrument transmitters.
  • Parts- analyzing part failure/malfunction, considering alternatives, using precision equipment, maintaining spare parts inventory.
  • Preventative Maintenance - Performing routine scheduled maintenance tasks related to instrument and electrical work.
  • Equipment History Records- Maintain records using CMMS system, keep system up to date, modify as required for new equipment, parts, etc.
  • LOTO with Operators prior to starting work on any equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Safety/ Environmental Focus

  • Anaergia promotes a Safety Policy which fosters a DO IT SAFE or not at all philosophy. Anaergia applies strict adherence to plant permit requirements with a focus on sustainability and protecting the environment. This position requires the ability to strictly follow safety practices, rules and procedures working with process equipment and mentor and coach less experienced operators in the same. Ability to look after others and communicate to them when you observe unsafe behaviors. Ability to take a proactive approach to fostering a safe work environment with a philosophy “Zero Injuries are Achievable”. Identify, report and correct unsafe working conditions and/or equipment in an efficient and timely manner. Respond quickly to emergency conditions on equipment and ability to learn equipment isolation Lock Out Tag Out procedures. Ability to work at heights and small confined spaces. Ability to Wear Personnel Protective Equipment such as but not limited to Hard Hat, Safety Glasses, Goggles, Hearing Protection, Safety Shoes/Boots, Respirators, SCBA, Dust Masks, chemical suits or Electrical Proximity Suits.

Job Requirements:

Education and Experience

  • Relevant post-secondary education and/or trades certification and/or significant industrial training in the relevant technical field required.
  • 2 years of progressively responsible experience maintaining industrial plant process equipment.
  • Attainment of journey-level status with work experience in industrial plant process equipment.
  • Weekend and On-call availability may be required.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and a satisfactory driving record, the ability to become mobile crane certified, manlift and forklift certified.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to ready schematics, blueprints, and other technical documents
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Solid Waste/Wastewater/Biogas/Power Generation/Industrial specific competences
  • Fluent in English

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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Anaergia provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Anaergia will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.