27 days old

Instrumentation Technician

The Doe Run Company
Boss, MO 65440
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The Doe Run Company is seeking an Instrumentation Technician to support operations by ensuring the instruments involved are functional and calibrated properly while safely maintaining production goals. The position will be located in Boss, MO.


  • Troubleshoot, repair, maintain and conduct periodic calibration of instruments on a wide range of equipment such as analyzers, PLC and process control equipment, communications network, environmental emission and data logging equipment for environmental compliance, operating cameras and field monitoring equipment

  • Rebuild equipment, including requisition and order parts, tear down, and re-build existing equipment, as needed.

  • Install, program, and calibrate new equipment. Evaluate latest technologies for feasibility and efficiencies.

  • Serve as a project manager which includes detail scope of work, provide specifications, plan, coordinate, budget, and hire outside contractors if necessary. Send materials list out for bid and keep costs in line with budget.

  • Train operational staff on proper use of equipment.

  • Create drawings and documents for future reference. Maintain records of maintenance projects

  • Complete tasks in a safe and environmentally compliant manner by following EHS (environmental, health and safety) policies, procedures and best practices; support and assist peers in working in a safe, compliant manner; report unsafe acts or conditions, incidents, and deviations; and provide feedback to support continuous improvement in EHS performance.

  • Other duties as assigned

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering or Technical Degree in Electronics or related field preferred

  • Minimum 1 year of experience with process control instrumentation, electrical, and industrial electronics

  • Valid driver's license

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite and AutoCAD

  • Proficient knowledge of AC, DC, and mA circuits, measurement test equipment, reading wire diagrams, and schematics

  • Understanding PLC programming and variable frequency drives (VFDs)

  • Basic exposure to ladder logic or function block preferred

Work Environment & Physical Requirements

  • Regularly required to work near moving mechanical parts. Regularly required to wear a respirator; Occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions and wet, humid (non-weather) conditions. Occasionally required to wear personal protective equipment, including but not limited to, fall protection, a respirator, hearing protection, footwear, and eyewear. May be exposed to moderate noise levels.

  • Regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, talk and hear; occasionally required to use repetitive motion and reach with hands/arms. Requires clarity of vision, ability to distinguish color, and three-dimensional vision.

  • Occasionally required to lift up to 75 pounds.

Based in St. Louis, The Doe Run Company is a privately held natural resources company and one of the largest integrated lead producers in the Western Hemisphere. Dedicated to environmentally responsible mineral and metal production, Doe Run has facilities in Missouri, Washington and Arizona and operates one of the world's largest, single-site lead recycling facilities, located in Boss, MO. Using innovative mining techniques, Doe Run skillfully taps one of the largest lead deposits in the world.

As stewards of the mineral resources in our care, we strive to provide premium services and products to people who share our belief in enhancing the quality of life. You may view our sustainability report located athttp://sustainability.doerun.com/.

All health and welfare benefits as well as 401K are effective on your start date! In addition, we offer tuition reimbursement to help you grow and develop within our organization with ample opportunities for advancement.

The Doe Run Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws.



  • 1 year(s): Minimum 1 year of experience with process control instrumentation, electrical, and industrial electronics.



  • Associates or better in Electronics Engineering Technology or related field

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-21
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