Analyzer Technician 2 in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $20.0 - $24.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position Title: Analyzer Technician 2

Department: Operations

Reports to: Director of Operations

Is responsible for performing more complex application engineering support functions to test and evaluate analyzers to ensure that customers’ specifications are met and that systems function properly and have long-term reliability.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Manufacturing testing of Process and Natural Gas GC’s. Ability to troubleshoot system issues of both an electrical and analytical nature. Responsible for testing hardware, understanding GC applications and the use of chromatography software.
  • Tests and evaluates analyzer applications by reviewing specifications for applications for accuracy, blending gases, repairing electronic and mechanical problems, programming and testing the controller attached to the system, and checking for valve problems.
  • Tests analyzers in the environmental chamber, modifies test fixtures to interface with the chamber, installs analyzers in the chamber, runs computer programs to test the analyzers, and furnishes data to Quality.
  • Ensures all documentation is assembled for the customer’s print package and is accurate, notifies of changes to specifications, provides input to shipping schedules, and logs problems and failures and reports to Quality.
  • Duties may be changed at any time and other duties may be assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Associated Degree in Instrumentation, Electronics, Engineering Technology, or equivalent.
  • Technical degree preferred and/or strong experience in testing and understanding Process Gas GC applications.
  • 2 years’ hands on experience in operating, testing, calibration, and troubleshooting Process Gas Chromatographs.
  • Experience working with TCD, FID, and FPD.
  • Experience troubleshooting issues with Electronics, Pneumatics, Flow, Temperature, Columns, Detectors, and Valves.
  • Experience with the following valve configurations. Back flush, Dual Column, Heart Cut, and Fore Flush
  • Experience working with Drawings, Schematics, Flow diagrams.
  • Background in chemistry in reference to analytical applications.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Safety Assessment:

  • Exposed to fumes, gases, and chemicals.