Are you interested in a stable career within an ever-growing industry? Westgate is always searching for driven, dedicated employees with a passion for learning and teamwork. Not only do we help you grow, our talented employees help us grow as a company.
Along with regular benefits, Westgate focuses on our employees’ safety, education, and progress, while ensuring that they are surrounded by a supporting and dependable team.
One of the biggest benefits in working at Westgate is we offer comprehensive one-on-one training as well as tuition reimbursement to technical schools such as Baton Rouge Community College and paid programs to Associated Builders and Contractors. Unlike other companies, Westgate fully supports and believes in our employees by tuition reimbursement for our team’s education.
Thanks to our rigorous training, Westgate employees are continually offered opportunities for advancement.
Westgate also supplies the following employee benefits:
Instrumentation & Electrical Technicians needed for upcoming turn-around at Dow SCO (Taft) mid to late summer. Read on to learn more about technician’s job duties, skills, educational and certification requirements.
As a Westgate turn-around Instrumentation Technician, you will test, calibrate, disconnect, reconnect, install, repair, and complete in full all record keeping forms associated with turn-around. On a typical day, you will work with voltage and current meters, communicators, current calibrators, temperature calibrators, and pneumatic calibrators, in order to diagnose, loop check and commission all associated instrumentation in scope of work.
Electricians will install, demo, maintenance, trouble shoot all associated electrical equipment. Be proficient in the testing of electrical service equipment and the use of electrical test equipment such as meggars, voltage & current meters. Read schematics, one line drawings, complete all required documentation and testing records. Install conduit, cable tray and pull wire.
All of these requirements are necessary to be eligible for upcoming position.
|Required Education||High school diploma, or equivalent; At least an Associate’s degree, a NCCER Certified Plus, or ISA certification is required.|
|Key Skills||Strong Safety foundation, reading P&ID’s and Loop Sheets, Wiring schematics, electrical one line drawings, problem solving, critical and analytical thinking, close listening, clear written and spoken communication, clear judgment and decision making. Excellent in execution of required completion of all job task in a safe manner while following all policies and procedures.|
|Work Environment||Instrumentation & Electrical Technicians will be working in a chemical plant environment. With all trades associated with turn-around work of a unit.
12 hours shifts
|Attendance||Perfect attendance is expected of daily assigned schedules.|
Westgate Instrumentation & Electrical Technicians are required to be extremely precise in following details of assigned work task and the thorough equipment and instrumentation return to operation commissioning to ensure the safe startup of all associated equipment and Instrumentation.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintenance support for packaging line equipment and controls
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
We are always seeking passionate workers, even at an entry level where we offer in-depth training, but we also have positions open for more experienced technicians and electricians. For more in-depth communication or if you have any questions about qualifications, please contact us.