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Date: Nov 12, 2020

Location: Superior, Wisconsin, United States

Company: Husky Energy

Posting End Date:  NOV 29, 2020

Posting will expire at 11:59 pm local time.


One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.


We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.


Job Summary

The Instrument Technician will be part of Husky Energy’s Superior, WI refinery maintenance team and will be responsible for the maintenance, installation, troubleshooting and repair of the refinery’s instrumentation including analytical and final control equipment.


Core Responsibilities

  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on refinery instrumentation, analytical equipment, and final control devices including, but not limited to: pressure, level, temperature, flow, control valves, on-off valves, motor operated valves and various system analyzers.
  • Understand and apply electrical hazard safety and requirements per NFPA70E.
  • Complete instrument calibrations using pressure/temperature calibrators with HART protocol TREX units.
  • Utilize P&ID’s, loop drawings, and wiring schematics to effectively troubleshoot process control systems.
  • Ensures all work is conducted in a safe and efficient manner according to guidelines and regulations.



  • 5+ years of petrochemical experience is an asset
  • Thermo-Scientific process analyzer experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of and experience with DCS, PLC’s, network communication and building of automation systems is required.


Education & Professional Designations

  • High School Diploma required 
  • 2-year degree/diploma from an accredited Electrical Engineering Technology – Industrial Controls, Automation, or Instrumentation program AND 1-2 years of field instrumentation experience required
  • OR, if no degree, 5+ years of field instrumentation experience required
  • ISA/ NICET Industrial Instrumentation certification is an asset


Working Conditions

  • You may be required to work in a wide variety of conditions due to the nature of the operation (working at heights, in confined spaces, with noise, in extreme weather conditions)


Safety Sensitive

  • Safety Sensitive: Yes
  • As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and drug/alcohol assessment.


Organizational Competencies

  • Drives for Results
  • Forward Thinking
  • Change Agility
  • Develops Potential
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Works Collaboratively


Please note that pre-employment background checks are pre-conditions to Husky employment offers and must be completed successfully before you are confirmed to start with Husky.


Husky Energy is an affirmative action employer and we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants without regard to age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, veteran status, or other personal or physical characteristics protected by law.



Husky Energy is an integrated Canadian energy company.  It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE. The Company operates Upstream and Downstream business segments, with operations in Canada, the United States, China and Indonesia. 


Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.