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Instrument Controls Technician


Instrument Controls Technician

Job Purpose

 The Instrument Controls Technician is involved with the successful daily operation of oil refining facility and the modification and alteration of the plant automated controls and power systems (to 480VAC) to accommodate business needs and high plant availability.  This requires close collaboration with other employees and the manager to assure safe work and to set or re-set job priorities. There are no formal reports for this position except for work documentation as required to document changes in plant physical or logic changes and documentation to meet our goals of safety first, quality work and compliance with our customers’ requirements and concerns.

Hours: 1st shift (Possible Rotation shift)

Pay: $22 – $30/hr.

Work Requirements

  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot, temperature/ pressure and flow devices both field indicators and sending devices to PLCs. 
  • Program PLC logic for process changes and improvements. 
  • Install, maintain, and troubleshoot electrical distribution and protection circuits up to 480VAC.
  • Document all work using CDs, P&Ids, logic prints. 
  • Execute work in a safe and expedient manner

Install, maintain & troubleshoot the following:

  • Actuators
  • Temperature, pressure and level indicators
  • Meters
  • Pumps

Cost Control 

  • Contribute to the effort in controlling costs and minimizing wastage in pursuit of your daily work. 
  • Support goal of minimum part sparing consistent with production goals and local vendor sport services.
  • Support goal of minimum part sparing consistent with production goals and local vendor sport

Qualifications include:

  • Engineering degree preferable and equivalent experience accepted. Such experience would be equal to at least 5 years in cost estimation, project cost tracking, material specification and cost control experience.
  • Technical education in trades, project planning and management services. 


Louisville, Kentucky 40201


$25 Yearly


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