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Instrumentation & Controls Technician (Babylon EfW Facility)

Babylon, NY
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Instrumentation & Controls Technician (Babylon EfW Facility)
Job ID 7144           
Babylon, NY
Plant Maintenance
Plant Maintenance
Full-Time Regular
Technical Degree
Minimum 5 Years

About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit www.covanta.com .

Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We seek a dedicated individual to be responsible for the routine inspection, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting of a distributive type boiler/turbine control system, analog and digital control circuits and instrumentation, and continuous emissions monitoring equipment. Individual must also have a working knowledge of 480V and 4160V electrical switchgear, motors and starters.

The successful candidate will be a safety conscious team player that takes pride in their work and workplace. They will work to learn new skills and be open to occasional cross discipline activities to progress the team goals.


To be considered for this position you must have a minimum of 5 years hands-on experience with electronic and pneumatic systems and equipment. Energy from Waste experience or Power Plant experience desired. A High School diploma or equivalent and/or formal technical training coupled with familiarity with programmable logic controllers and distributive control systems are also required. 

Specific qualifications for this position are:

Ability to trouble shoot and diagnose instrumentation and controls with an understanding how they interact in the process.

Ability to perform calibrations to pressure, flow, temperature and other sensing instrumentation (majority Rosemount).

Proficient in the use of multimeters and smart calibrators.

Ability to read electrical prints.

Ability to read P&IDs.

Ability to trouble shoot OMRON PLC hardware. 

Ability to trouble shoot OMRON PLC logic utilizing OMRON software.

Ability to trouble shoot Allen Bradly PLC hardware.

Ability to trouble shoot Allen Bradley PLC logic utilizing Allen Bradley software (SLC 504).

Ability to learn and fully utilize the user Operator Interface System  “Citect” including the creation of graphic screens, writing ci-code, develop alarm & trend tags, etc.

Ability to learn and troubleshoot Ethernet communication in the Plant Control System.


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