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 systemsexamine and test faulty electronic instruments and control systems to identify faultsundertake calibration and ensure there is correct operation of instrumentation equipmentrepair 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.