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Talen Energy I&C Journeyman (Instruments)/Journeyman in Training (Instruments) in Colstrip, Montana

Job Description

This is for a Journeyman Level position - Journeyman in Training is a journey-level position with time to learn plant systems only.

Job Summary:

This will consist of being able to install, maintain and calibrate all pneumatic and electronic instruments associated with the trade. They must possess a good working knowledge of schematics, logic drawings, location drawings, vendor drawings and manuals and piping and instrument diagrams. Must have the ability to utilize all the test equipment associated with the craft. This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive of job duties, and will include other reasonable work expectations as assigned.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Troubleshoot, calibrate and maintain electronic and pneumatic equipment.

  2. Utilize all available resources (drawings, manuals) in problem solving.

  3. Good knowledge of electronics (solid state).

  4. Ability to troubleshoot controls to Printed Circuit Board (PCB) level.

  5. Good understanding of test equipment used in the trade.

  6. Basic knowledge of computers and programmable logic controllers.

  7. Troubleshoot, calibrate and maintain electronic and pneumatic equipment.

  8. Utilize all available resources (drawings, manuals) in problem solving.

  9. Regular attendance and diligent work habits required

Basic Qualifications:

  1. High School Diploma/GED

  2. Technical School degree or certification in instrumentation field or closely related field, or completed apprenticeship program in the instrumentation field.

License or Certificate Requirements:

  1. Valid Drivers’ License

  2. Passed or be able to pass the PPL Skilled Trades Testing/EEI MASS testing.

Time Type

Full time

Number of Openings


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Thank you for your interest in Talen Energy!

Talen Energy is one of the largest competitive energy and power generation companies in North America. We operate power plants that use diverse fuel sources in the most attractive wholesale power markets, and sell energy to wholesale and retail customers in selected competitive markets. Our passion for excellence grows value through safe and efficient operations. We have an inclusive, diverse, respectful and collaborative workplace, and a strong commitment to innovation, teamwork and integrity. We generate energy for a brighter tomorrow.

Talen Energy is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, disability, perceived disability or any other protected characteristic as may be defined by applicable law.

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