Instrumentation tradespersons install, modify, maintain and repair instrumentation used in measurement and control systems. These instruments measure and control temperature, pressure and flow in processes used in industries such as petro-chemical, mining, food and manufacturing.
Duties & Tasks
Instrumentation tradespeople may perform the following tasks:install electronic instruments and control systems
examine and test faulty electronic instruments and control systems to identify faults
undertake calibration and ensure there is correct operation of instrumentation equipment
repair and maintain electronic instruments and control systems.
enjoy technical and engineering work
able to analyse and solve problems
able to perform intricate work
aptitude for mechanics and electronics
able to cope with the physical demands of the job
good eyesight (may be corrected) and normal colour vision.