Salisbury, Carolina do Norte, United States Apply Now Apply until: 1 Aug 2024

Instrumentation and Electrical Technician


At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future.  



The purpose of the IE Technician is to help maintain the operation of the plant and to make repairs needed to keep the plant running in a safe manner.



About the job

This position performs both demand maintenance and preventative maintenance tasks, including utility maintenance (boilers, deionized water system, air compressors), instrumentation and electrical troubleshooting, and pipe welder.



In your future role as an Instrumentation and Electrical Technician you will:


  • Work safely in chemical plant environment, including permit to work and other permit; LOTOTO, confined space, hot work, line breaking, crane, energized, excavation and working at heights procedures and paperwork.
  • Ability to perform general routine preventive and demand maintenance tasks.
  • Ability to utilize Preventive Maintenance Software for entering and closing demand and preventive maintenance work orders.
  • Welding tasks include GTA (TIG) welding of Hastelloy C-276, 316 stainless steel, and 304 stainless steel; stick welding of steel piping, plate, angle; and fitting of threaded and welded piping.  Prefer experience with Miller style arc and stick welding equipment, plasma cutter, grinders, pipe threaders drill press, band saw, and machine tools.
  • Utility systems maintenance tasks include boiler inspections, water testing, and compressor maintenance.
  • Electrical and instrumentation tasks include calibration, motor replacement, wiring and conduit runs, fuse replacement, multi-meter use.
  • Exemplary safety performance and attitude.  Ability to work with little supervision.  Ability to handle continual change and to work independently.
  • Participate in HSES activities directed by management/supervision or as indicated in the HSES Annual Site Plan.
  • Team members should operate under any applicable Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) when performing functions within their role.


We believe you bring



  • Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from 2-year college or technical school and three years related experience and/or training in their area of primary specific responsibility; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to do basic math calculations
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and basic computer skills
  • Must be able to work in a team-oriented environment




We believe you have


  • Good organizational and analytical skills Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; communicates effectively with various employee groups, contractors, and management.
  • Good problem solving and decision making skills


We offer you


A place to grow your career and learn more. Employees (and their families) will be eligible for coverage for medical, dental, vision, basic life insurance and paid sick and paid parental leave. Employees can enroll in our company’s 401k plan. Employees will also receive (eight hours of vacation leave every month) and (twelve) paid holidays throughout the calendar year.



Good to know

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor at the Salisbury, NC site.   


Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:  


We look forward to receiving your application! 


We kindly ask our internal candidates to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors.  


About Nouryon


We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 


If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment. 


Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.  



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We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 






Vacancy data
Closing date
1 Aug 2024
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North America
United States
Carolina do Norte
Integrated Supply Chain
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Job area
Production Operator
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Full time/part time
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