Hydro Testing & Isolation Technician

Location Project Based
Province Alberta
Position Description Innovator Industrial Services is currently recruiting a Hydrostat Testing Technician to provide hydro testing and pipe isolation services at our project sites. Reporting to the Field Service Supervisor, this position directly contributes and supports the Hydro Testing & Isolations service line of Innovator Industrial Services and provides client billable man-hours on work in the field.
Required Qualifications Perform all duties as assigned by supervision to include but not limited to the following as needed:

  • Install, operate, observe and read pressure and temperature of gauges and charts.
  • Read and understand Isometric Drawings and have the ability to identify issues with ISO and package structure.
  • Must have an understanding of ASME codes.
  • Document temperature and pressure readings; report any irregular reading to management
  • Inspect all unit components and report defective parts to management.
  • Maintain all gauges, charts and other related equipment for used testing.
  • Observe and follow all company safety rules and policies.
  • Possess the ability to work independently and also assist other technicians while in the field.
  • Willingness to learn and gain experience in the technical aspects of all other service lines Innovator Industrial Services offers through field work and training programs.
  • Properly use, care for, and maintenance of company tools, equipment and vehicles.
  • Technical Job Aspects include;
    • Line preparation for Hydrostat Testing
    • Identify blanks/blinds
    • Understanding hydraulic
    • Hydrostat Testing c/w water/Glycol
    • Reinstatement of lines after testing
    • Detailed reporting to clients
    • Cold Cutting Pip
    • Use of line isolation plug  tools and weld test plug  tools
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s license in good standing
Desired Qualifications
  • Minimum Academic Credentials: High School Diploma
  • Extensive and exceptional customer service practices
  • Five (5) years’ experience in an Apprentice Program in the areas listed above; or
  • Trade School Degree in an industrially related field; or
  • Eight (8) or more years’ experience in industrial operations or maintenance preferred.
  • Proven ability to perform a variety of tasks, often changing assignments on short notice.
  • Proven ability to prioritize and complete work assignments by specific deadlines.
  • Must possess knowledge of plant maintenance and repair work.
  • Computer application knowledge (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Exceptional interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Good prioritizing, multi-tasking, and decision making skills.
  • High degree of discretion and confidentiality.
  • Entrepreneurial work ethic .

Working Conditions:

Field duties require outdoor work in a plant atmosphere

  • Interaction with other crew employees, as well as supervisors and client personnel.
  • Working in plant and/or shop areas around production machinery with extreme noise levels.
  • Must be able to wear safety equipment as required by the safety department for personal protection.
  • May be at more than one job site in a day and must ne able to tolerate climate changes.
  • May be required to travel out of town on a periodic basis.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift and carry 25 pounds.
  • Sufficient clarity of speech and hearing or other communication capabilities, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits employee to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Sufficient vision or other powers of observation, with or without reasonable accommodations, which permits employee to investigations.
  • Sufficient manual dexterity with or without reasonable accommodation, which permit the employee to perform routine office duties.
  • Sufficient personal mobility and physical reflexes, with or without reasonable accommodations to perform office duties and travel when necessary to off-site locations.