Equipment Technician

Post Date

Apr 24, 2024

Location

Chester,
Virginia

ZIP/Postal Code

23836
US
Aug 21, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract

Category

Electrical Engineering

Req #

RIC-699793

Pay Rate

$24 - $36 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is looking for an Equipment Technician to join one of our top industrial clients in the Richmond, VA area. This will be an ongoing contract.. In this role, you will be trained to inspect, test, service, repair, configure, calibrate, and install indicating recording, and automatic control instruments such as flow monitors, pressure sensors and gauges, temperature sensors, regulators, meters, gauges, current and voltage systems, and similar components in a power station environment and will report their findings to supervision. You will be trained to perform a multitude of tasks, including quarterly CEMS audits, and assist in the performance of Gas and Flow RATA's as required by local, state, and federal authorities. You will use portable gauges and meters, manometers, and similar test equipment. The technician will perform preventive maintenance and will test flue gases and flows, read meters, and record raw data as required in excel worksheets. Technicians at this level will learn to work on complex/detailed systems and equipment. You will be trained by more experienced Instrument Technicians. You must have the ability to work on tall stacks at a height of 300 feet or more is required. Ability to climb up a stack caged ladder to a height of 200 feet or more and to climb down a stack from any height is and the capability to lift and carry up to 80 lbs. independently is required. In this role you will work four ten hour days (either Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday) where you will be travelling in a company vehicle to the various locations across Virginia and one site in West Virginia dependent on your ten week schedule. All travel and stay will be reimbursed and you are qualified for overtime after you have exceeded 40 hours of work for the week. There will be some jobs that do require overnight stay. You will be provided a hotel room and meals for these overnight stays

We are a company committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments where people can bring their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that believes everyone matters. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic factors, age, disability, protected veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to [email protected].

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Required Skills & Experience

- 1 year of experience from a variety of backgrounds (AV tech, robotics, mechanical engineering, electrician, phone/cable installations, etc.)

- Able to lift 50 -- 75 lbs

- High School, GED required

- Experience working with Excel (formulas, navigating worksheets)

- Valid drivers license

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

- 2-year technical degree

- Military Background

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.