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Jacksonville, FL - (USA) 9823 Tapestry Park Circle Suite 10 FL Jacksonville , FL - 32246 Phone : 904-807-9608



Job Description

Job Title: Valve Technician

Location: Jacksonille, FL


The Valve Technician will perform hands on maintenance, troubleshooting / assessment, and repair work on valves (Block and / or PSV) based on the associated skill level traveling to / from customer sites and / or a Control Southern service center. Primary job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Interface with customer plant personnel and Control Southern personnel to perform hands-on workshop and / or on-site valve troubleshooting / assessment, maintenance, testing (pre / post), and / or repair of valves and actuators.
Perform PSV testing utilizing certified test equipment and complete all QA / QC documentation as required by the VR program (if skilled).
Perform hands-on workshop and / or on-site disassembly, inspection, reporting, cleaning, and reassembly of valves and actuators. Machine material and / or parts with various machining equipment.
Ensure work and used materials are in compliance with manufacturer specifications.
Read and interpret schematics for assembly, repair, and reassembly as required including completion of applicable quality documentation in either paper or electronic form.
Perform failure assessments and make recommendations to the on-site Control Southern supervisor as required.
Perform day-to-day and routine safety observations and inspections.

Qualifications / Required Skills

The ideal candidate should have strong skills in the following:

High School diploma, or GED equivalent
Good interpersonal skills for daily interaction with customers and fellow employees.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to troubleshoot and diagnose systemic problems.
Ability to organize and prioritize workload to maximize efficiency.
Mechanically Inclined, Mechanical Aptitude.

Desired Skills

Trade School diploma / certification or equivalent years of experience
Additional mechanical skills including but not limited to machining and welding.
Understanding of pressure and ability to service valves in a production environment.
Operational experience in the pulp/paper, power, process, and oil and gas industry with respect to system operations and valves.
Basic understanding of electrical wiring schematics / P&IDs and the ability to read and interpret maintenance and repair manuals for use in troubleshooting and repairing mechanical assemblies.
Willing to be trained in skills other than the primary skill.
Familiar with NBIC and ASME codes and their applications.
Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook to generate service reports and communicate within the company including skills to navigate web-based service literature and programs.

Relatable Positions - Millwright, Manual Machinist, Diesel and Engine Mechanic, Small Engine Repair, Car Mechanic, Pipe-fitters, Welders.

Relatable Industries - Former Merchant Marines working on machines with Safety Controls, Former Military that has worked in machine shops, Maintenance shops or Fab shops..
andidates must be willing to travel for shutdowns out of state - sometimes could be for a few days to a few weeks depending on project. Must be able to travel 20% of time - if not more as shut downs demand.