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JBS USA Instrumentation Technician in Brooks, Alberta

Instrumentation Technician

Department: Maintenance

Location: Brooks, AB

With approximately 2,900 employees, JBS Food Canada ULC (-JBS Canada-) is one of Canada's largest beef processors. Consisting of four locations-the main processing facility located in Brooks, Alberta, where approximately 4,200 head of cattle are harvested and processed daily; the Head Office and a case ready plant, both based in Calgary, Alberta; and JBS Ontario, a case ready plant located in Belleville, Ontario. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks has the capacity to produce products ranging from boxed beef primals, ground beef, beef trimmings, beef by-products and hides which are shipped across Canada and worldwide. At the multi-protein Mountain Creek Farms case-ready facility in Calgary, JBS Canada produces value-added products including marinated, portion sized, multi-pack options, kebabs and much more. JBS Ontario in Belleville produces fresh meat and seafood products for leading retailers in Canada.

At JBS Canada, our people are our greatest asset. We are very proud to have a team of high achieving, engaged employees. We are currently seeking an Instrumentation Technician to join our team at our facility in Brooks, AB

NOTE: This role will be located in Brooks, AB

You will:

  • Provide production support for issues involving instrumentation and process control;

  • Provide maintenance support, including calibrations for all instrumentation and process control, including the development of maintenance support strategies and schedules;

  • Develop, execute and document an Asset Care program for instrumentation, automation and related systems;

  • Support utility metering and related systems;

  • Select and commission support for new instrumentation;

  • Lead and participate in failure analysis activities related to instrumentation or process control;

  • Lead and assist, independently or in teams, with the development and implementation of continuous improvement activities for process control and instrumentation.

You have:

  • Ability to perform work without established procedures (and thus involved with procedure development) with minimum supervision;

  • Team and customer service focus with good organizational and planning skills;

  • Strong communication and diplomacy skills required to communicate technical information with non-technical resources;

  • Must be proficient with Allen Bradley, PLC 5, and RS Logix 500 & 5000 programming and troubleshooting;

  • Proficiency in SLQ servers required;

  • Instrumentation: I/P transducers and Modulating Valves;

  • Must be proficient with HMI-s, including Panelview, Factory Talk, and Wonderware;

  • Journeyperson Instrumentation Certificate or Instrumentation Engineering Technologist Diploma;

  • 2-5 years of related experience;

  • Ability to read drawings pertaining to industrial instrumentation;

  • Analytical Thinking withexcellent troubleshooting skills, and ability to read P&IDs and follow PLC programs;

  • Willingness and flexibility to work in shift as scheduled (afternoon shift/weekends);

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills;

  • Knowledge of Windows and MS Office suite.

Work Site Environment : Noisy, Odours, Hot, Cold/refrigerated.

Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing. If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test .

Earn Competitive Wage

Exceptional Benefits including:

Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions |Employer RRSP Contributions | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training

JBS Food Canada ULC.

PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6

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