Tradesmen International, Inc. Instrumentation Technician in AUSTIN, Texas


  • Assemble and install precise instruments that measure, indicate, transmit, record and control.

  • Experienced instrument fitters may work with scientists to design, manufacture or modify laboratory equipment.

  • Day to day tasks include fitting and assembling instrument parts, checking instruments for accuracy and calibrating to specifications, installing industrial instruments and equipment, dismantling and re-assembling delicate mechanisms or electronic circuits, overhauling instrument systems, checking performance using testing and measuring instruments, setting up computers and control equipment, interfacing computers to control systems.

  • Pipefitters are NOT instrument fitters.

-LNG Plant

-Sabine Pass, LA

-4 10’s and 2 8’s (The client may ask the field employee to work a 12 hour shift)

-$27.00 per hour for NCCER Plus

-$26.00 per hour for non-NCCER Instrument Fitters

-$75.00 per diem on days worked

-Drug Test and Physical will be completed in Port Arthur, TX


-$500.00 after every 250 hours worked for as long as they are on this project.

-Quarterly bonuses available


  • 5 years of experience in instrumentation

  • Possess a current certification or degree in instrumentation

  • Understand schematic diagrams, blueprints and other specifications required by our client

  • Experience working with hand tools, power tool and electronic test equipment such aspressure gauges, mercury manometers, potentiometers, pulse and signal generators, oscilloscopes, transistor curve tracers, ammeters, volt meters and watt meters.

  • Ability to work safely from ladders, scaffolds and lifts

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug free at all times

Company Details

Tradesmen International, America’s elite skilled labor force, is seeking experienced Instrumentation Technician to join our team. We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable, skilled craftsmen with thousands of employees across North America. With more than 5,000 active clients we have a plenty of great opportunities for skilled industrial electricians that want to be the best in their field. We offer consistent work, top pay, benefits, and employment opportunities in most major markets throughout North America.

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

Coral Diaz



Req ID 2018-188862

Category Instrumentation - Fitter

Travel Yes