KBR Maintenance Mechanic, Instrument & Electrical Controls in Charleston, South Carolina

Title: Maintenance Mechanic, Instrument & Electrical Controls

Location: US-US-SC-Charleston

Job Number: 1064196

SUMMARY

Inspects, tests, adjusts, and repairs electric, electronic, mechanical, and pneumatic instruments and systems utilized by production and manufacturing equipment to ensure adherence to established performance levels and product quality.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Inspects meters, indicators, and gauges to detect abnormal fluctuations.

  • Tests accuracy of flow meters, pressure gauges, temperature indicators, controllers, radiation counters or detectors, and other recording, indicating or controlling instruments to locate defective components in system, using test equipment, such as pressure gauges, mercury manometers, potentiometers, pulse and signal generators, oscilloscopes, transistor curve tracers, and ammeters, voltmeters, and watt-meters.

  • Traces out and tests electronic solid state and vacuum tube circuitry and components to locate defective parts in analog and digital, protection, or radiation monitoring systems, using test equipment, schematics, and maintenance manuals.

  • Removes defective instruments from system, decontaminates, disassembles, and cleans instruments, and replaces defective parts, using hand tools.

  • Reassembles instruments and replaces instruments in system, using hand tools.

  • Lubricates instruments and replaces defective wiring and tubing.

  • Calibrates readings on instruments according to standards and adjusts phasing and aligns stages to ensure accuracy of recording and indicating function.

  • Records calibrations made, parts and components used, and inventory of parts on hand.

  • Prepares schematic drawings, sketches, and reports to reflect changes or alterations made in instruments.

  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS

May require a high school diploma or its equivalent and previous years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  1. Strength:

a. Standing 65%

Walking 15%

Sitting 20%

b. Lifting 30 lb.

Carrying 30 lb.

Pushing 70 ft-lb.

Pulling 70 ft-lb.

  1. Climbing F

Balancing F

  1. Stooping O

Kneeling O

Crouching O

Crawling O

Reaching C

Handling C

Fingering C

EXPLANATION OF SYMBOLS

NP Not Present

O Occasionally (0-33%)

F Frequently (34-66%)

C Constantly (67-100%)

Job: Skilled Trades - Electrical