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Electrical or Instrumentation Technician (Pocatello, ID)

Location: 

Pocatello, ID, US, 83204-7510

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

This role must have the ability to troubleshoot, repair, install, and calibrate elec. devices and instrumentation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Electronic and electrical controls
  • Process instrumentation
  • PLCs, DCS control elements 
  • Electrical power distribution 
  • Motor control centers 
  • Electrical motors 
  • Familiarity with the NEC code
  • Distinguishing Features: Job assignments dependent on plant conditions and requirements

Typical Education

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • A certificate of Instrument Technician. 

Relevant Experience

  • 6 years of experience evenly distributed between instrumentation or industrial electrical experience.

Required Certifications

  • Journeyman license with the State of Idaho or with a state that has a reciprocal agreement and/or a minimum of six years of experience evenly distributed between instrumentation or industrial electrical experience.
    • Or 3rd year apprentice (completed) – 6000 verifiable hours on the job training/work.

Other Information

  • Knowledge: A certificate of Instrument Tech. training at an accredited university and/or hold an elec. journeyman license with the State of Idaho or with a state that has a reciprocal agreement and/or a minimum of six years of experience.
  • Ability to work 4 day 10 hr. Shift schedule.
  • Pay: 33.25/hr.

Job Requisition ID: 6581

Travel Required: None

Location(s): AB Don Plant - Pocatello 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

If you require technical assistance, please email us at careers.contact@simplot.com.