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Instrument Tech MS

Lima, Ohio
Job Posting: Jul 20, 2018 10:50:37 AM Unposting Date: Sep 01, 2018 01:59:00 AM
Instrument Tech MS-00061803-20180620


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.
Husky is currently looking for an Instrument Technician at their Lima Refinery, Ohio. The Instrument Technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of all refinery control systems and components including pneumatic controllers and transmitters, electronic controllers and transmitters, Smart Electronic controllers and transmitters, control valves, process alarm switches, shutdown devises, analog and digital control interlocks and their infrastructures.
Specific responsibilities will include:  
  • Operate sophisticated diagnostic tools such as: oscilloscope, DVM, laptop computer, diagnostic software systems, Hart and Honeywell communicators, other equipment specific communication devices, loop calibrators, and other process calibrators as required.
  • Troubleshoot and repair instrument system failures by isolating the problem, performing repairs or replacements as required.
  • Work with control engineers and operations to properly tune out deviations and disturbances.
  • Read and interpret P&ID diagrams and control loop drawings.
  • Research manuals and diagrams and perform Internet searches to find information to track down and repair control circuit faults or intermittent disturbances in a wide variety of modern detection and control elements.
  • Develop the skills necessary to remove, disassemble, inspect for faults, repair and reassemble instrumentation devices within the refinery.
  • Alter existing equipment to modify performance and operation of these devices as necessary to maintain continuous operation of process equipment.
  • Work on delicate microcircuits or field devices in high or confined places, or from mobile platforms.


Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • Must possess technician trade certificate or related engineering/technology certification in instrumentation
  • ISA or NICET certification as an Instrument Technician would be an asset.
  • 2-5 years experience in instrumentation field.
  • Working knowledge of computer operating systems and many software programs and diagnostic software.
  • Proficient in MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Proficient in SAP
  • Individual must be prepared to work safely, work outside, work at significant heights and have the willingness and ability to work overtime within hazardous environments.
  • Excellent teamwork, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • High degree of initiative and self-motivation
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 alcohol/drug assessments.
The Lima Refining Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
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.
Interested candidates must apply online at:  Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.



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