Electrical and Instrument Journeyman - Covington, VA

Covington / Virginia / United States

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Electrical and Instrument Journeyman - Covington, VA

104 East Riverside Ave
Covington, Virginia, 24426
United States


    1. Three (3) phase power up to 13.8kv, transformers, breakers, protective relays, terminations & splices.
    2. AC/DC Motors, Drives and controls.
    3. Discrete and analog control devices (limit, pressure, proximity, encoders, etc)
    4. UPS Systems and DC Battery systems
    5. Control valves (actuators, I/P Converters, positioners, rebuilding and calibration)
    6. Hydraulics and Pneumatics
    7. Analytical Devices (PH, Conductivity, ORP, DO, turbidity)
    8. Measurement Devices (flow, pressure, temperature, level)
    9. PLC’s, HMI, DCS & Single Loop Controllers




  • Four (4) year State Approved Instrumentation and/or Electrical apprenticeship.
  • Associate of Applied Science degree in electricity, electronics, instrumentation or equivalent upon review, along with three years E&I work experience.
  • Equivalent military training and experience.
  • Have a strong focus on safety.
  • Have 5+ years industrial experience.
  • Capable of working rotating shifts, nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as required around heat, noise, confined spaces, heights, inside/outside, etc.\
  • Have good decision making and troubleshooting abilities, good communication and computer skills are desired.
  • Be highly motivated, conscientious, and a good team player with a positive attitude.




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