instrument electrical technician resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Seeking a permanent position with a company that I am looking to grow and expand my knowledge as an Instrument/Electrical Technician that will utilize critical thinking, critical analysis, troubleshooting, industrial safety, and process of operations . Reliable worker with near perfect work attendance and safety record having never been injured on the job or audited by any safety technician for any type of violations. Critical and analytical minded with good decision making skills and "go-getter" work attitude. Accustomed to working in a team environment alongside other crafts such as Operations and Mechanical maintenance and with a strong will to learn and expand my knowledge of instrumentation and process equipment inside the chemical plant.

Hoping to be a great asset to any team and to be a well-likable technician that is known to be a dynamic and hard worker within the company.

  • Competent in work with Fluke 787 multimeters, 789 Process meters, 475 HART Communicator, TREX Emerson communicator, pressure calibrators
  • Good understanding of schematics, P&ID's, and job overviews and work orders
  • Electrical experience in running conduit, terminations, megging motors, 480V actuator wiring, voltage testing, grounding, lighting
  • Proficient in use of wrenches, basic hand tools, bandsaw, drill
  • Competent with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Beginner in SAP system
  • Troubleshooting, preventative maintenance of control valves, solenoids, transmitters, pH analyzer meters, sequence valves
  • Instrument fitter experience with bending tubing, mounting transmitters, control valves, analyzers, bolting of flanges
  • Self-motivated, self-starter, team player, excellent communication skills
  • Can operate forklift, JLG lift
  • Beginner/Competent in Instrumentation/ Process Beginner/Competent in problem solving/troubleshooting/calibrations
Work History
07/2019 to Current
Instrument & Electrical Technician Dow Chemical Company Knoxville, TN,
  • Performed and completed PM's, corrective maintenance, and assessments on various instrument and electrical equipment such as Pressure, Flow, and Temperature transmitters, Magnetic Flowmeters, Ultrasonic Meters, Motor-operated valves and actuators
  • Calibrated and recorded "as found" and "as left" data on various transmitters and switches. (3-point calibrations)
  • Operated equipment such as 787 Multimeter, 789 Processmeters, 475 Hart Communicator, flow simulators
  • Wrote work orders, notifications on malfunctioning instrumentation and equipment
  • Utilized SAP to search and order parts from vendors, created notifications, and searched up past work orders for reference when troubleshooting
  • Utilized Microsoft Outlook for replying to emails from management or vendors
  • Performed more than 150+ lockouts and tagouts of various electrical equipment
  • Installed breakers, and performed cleanup inside of 480V switch racks
  • Installation of network switches, small UPS supplies, and MQ controllers in DCS cabinets for the site Delta V system
  • Megging of motors prior to startup of 4160V motors
  • Troubleshoot, repaired, and wiring up of 480V motor-operated actuators
  • Troubleshoot, repaired site lighting such as ballasts,LED bulbs, and fixtures
  • Troubleshoot, repaired, or replaced security equipment for site such as security cameras, motion detector alarms, infrared and motion cameras
  • Searched and interpreted instrument guidebooks and manuals when troubleshooting or installing new equipment
  • Assisted operations and mechanical maintenance in various miscellaneous tasks
  • Studied and interpreted instrument loop diagrams, wirings schematics and diagrams
  • Picked up parts from site warehouse, and vendor locations
  • Calibration and installation of pressure switches
  • Fabrication of conduit, flex, tubing for various instrumentation and electrical equipment
10/2018 to Current
Instrumentation Technician Pfizer Lima, OH,
  • Instrument Technician for Shintech Plant 1 Production
  • Perform PM's and corrective maintenance on various instruments, analyzers, electrical equipment
  • Pull, cleaning, calibration of pH Analyzer Transmitters
  • Recorded calibration datas for transmitters
  • Pressure, Temperature, Flow transmitter installations and bench/field calibrations and loop checks
  • Troubleshoot and repairing of sequence valves, solenoids, and limit switches
  • Assembly and building of a sequence valve such as tubing up the actuator, and limit switch and solenoid installation
  • Calibration of pressure switches and temperature switches with use of pressure calibrators and temperature baths
  • Pull, cleaning, replacing of Turbidity meters
  • LEL meter maintenance and calibrations
  • Tubing bending and install on control valves and pumps
  • Equipment (positioner) install and calibration on control valves
  • Level switch checking on liquid process pits that contained caustic, slurry
  • Assist engineers, other instrument techs in projects
  • Stroke checks, repairing of various parts of a control valve
  • Reported all unsafe activities
  • Maintained a perfect safety record
  • Installed electrical and mechanical equipment according to electric code
  • Worked overtime including holidays and weekends several times
  • Maintained a working area that was clean and safe
  • Interpreted wiring schematics and diagrams
  • Inspected equipment after working to check proper working capabilities
  • Calibrated and tested instrumentation in the field and shop
03/2017 to 10/2018
Instrument and Electrical Apprentice Ace Hardware Cheyenne, WY,
  • Measured, cut, and bended conduit using various equipment and hand tools
  • Measure, cut and fab supports needed for conduit routings
  • Determine correct wire size, and pull needed length through conduit for instrument/equipment
  • Terminations of motor junction boxes in field
  • Terminations of FJB boxes
  • Installed new electrical components such as transmitters, ABV/EBV valves, solenoids, analyzers and terminate them
  • Mount GC8000 / TDLS220 / TDLS8000s analyzers and pull power and signal wire for them
  • Tested wiring and other system parts for electrical flow and function
  • Maintained work areas in a clean, neat and organized fashions
  • Followed direction of master/journeyman electrical professionals to complete tasks in a safe, accurate and efficient manner
  • Bend 316 Stainless Steel tubing for sample system boxes, analyzers, and install them in correct fashion
  • Had a basic understanding of wiring diagrams and wiring schematics for instruments and analyzers being worked on
  • Understanding of P&ID's on a schematic
  • Replace any damaged tubing, faulty electrical systems with new ones
  • Gathered material, supplies, and needed tools in preparation for each workday or new job
  • Follow block PPE in various chemical plant units and wear correct PPE at all times
  • Follow all electrical codes, handbooks
  • When working in Dow blocks, fill out correct paperwork, Red Tag Master, block sign in sheets
03/2016 to 03/2017
Lawn & Garden Sales Associate Wal-mart Stores Inc. City, STATE,
  • Assist in customers needs in finding products / items
  • Maintained positive relationships with all customers
  • Followed standards and procedures to maintain safe work environment
  • Watered and nurtured plants to keep intact for selling
  • Count and stack inventory
  • Organize and keep products in order according to shelf
  • Check out customers at check out line
  • Bag groceries, lawn & garden items for customers
  • Assemble barbecue pits, and other equipment for customers
  • Provided outstanding customer service
  • Unpacked and assembled all new merchandise using variety of power tools
  • Put up and organize products according to season of the year
Expected in 2016
High School Diploma:
Angleton High School - Angleton, TX
Expected in 2018
Associate of Applied Science: Instrumentation Technology
Brazosport College - Lake Jackson, TX

Dean's List for Fall 2018 Semester


Graduated December 2018

  • State Certified Apprentice Electrician License
  • HazMat Certification
  • Forklift/JLG Airlift Certification
  • Instrumentation Certification

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School Attended

  • Angleton High School
  • Brazosport College

Job Titles Held:

  • Instrument & Electrical Technician
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • Instrument and Electrical Apprentice
  • Lawn & Garden Sales Associate


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Applied Science

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