Instrumentation Technician

Lakeside Process Controls Ltd. - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Instrumentation Technician is responsible for customer site field service support of Measurement Instrumentation products such as: level, pressure, temperature, flow, & analytical instrumentation as well as control valve and control valve positioners.

Support & troubleshooting of instrumentation and control equipment in Steam Plant & Combined Heat & Power (CHP) facilities.


Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

· On-site services including configuration, commissioning and troubleshooting

· Follow through with customer maintenance contract work.

· Consulting diagrams and technical documentation such as schematics, manuals, standards and codes

· Installing, configuring, calibrating and maintaining control, measurement and indicating instrumentation (pneumatic, analog & digital including HART);

· Calibrating components and systems;

· Work towards G1 Gas Technician license to support industrial boiler & burner applications and customers

· Maintain sound working relationships with customer's personnel in various functional departments, such as: engineering, purchasing and maintenance.

· Provide a premier level of customer service.

· Timely resolution of all customer concerns.

· Promote a team approach within Lakeside Process Controls Ltd.

· Perform other duties supportive of main objectives, as assigned.

· Promote services capability.


· Knowledge of process control systems.

· Knowledge of health and safety issues and regulations

· Knowledge measurement devices (Flow, pressure, temperature, level, analytical, control valves & positioners)

· Understanding of electronics and basic electrical requirement

· Knowledge of process control

· Strong ability to troubleshoot problems, provide results & recommendations to customers

· Exposure to programming & wiring of PLC’s, DCS’s and single loop controllers would be an asset.

· Proficient in computer operating systems (DOS, VMS, Windows)

· Proficient in software applications (word processing, spreadsheet)

· Training and Presentation skills

· Project Management skills


· Prior experience (3 Years’) preferred

· Applicant must be a qualified journeyperson, possess an Instrumentation Engineering Technologist Diploma or equivalent, or Technician Diploma

· Strong customer service skills

· Advanced troubleshooting abilities

· Some travel, overtime and after hours coverage required

· Willing to work nights, weekends, holidays and be on-call to respond to emergencies when required

· Able to climb ladders/stairs and work at heights

· Must be willing to work outdoors in inclement weather


As an Instrumentation Technician you will receive:

· A competitive compensation package

· A comprehensive and flexible benefit package including:

o Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage

o Paramedical Health Coverage

o Health Care Spending Account

o Ample time off

o RRSP matching program

· Role specific training

· A structured training and development program

· Opportunity to participate in Lakeside’s various committees including:

o Health and Wellness,

o Social Responsibility,

o Joint Health and Safety

o Recognition

· Employee and Family Support

o Employee Assistance program (EAP)


Employment type: Full-Time

Industry: Process Automation, Industrial Engineering

Education: Diploma from a technologist instrumentation course or Journeyman Instrument Certificate

Experience: 1-3 Years’ in a Related Position

Manages Others: Not Required

Relocation: Not Required

Required Travel: Up to 50% based on project needs

Job Type: Full-time


  • Related: 1 year (Required)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Required)