Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Process Control Instrumentation Technician Specialist
Job Number: 88801
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Land, Buildings & Real Estate (LBRE) is the operational core of Stanford University's physical campus. LBRE constructs and maintains the Stanford campus, where advancements across the academic spectrum are made possible. Our work is founded upon the collective value of dedication, innovation, expertise, teamwork, and continuous improvement. We are committed to serving the university's academic mission, as well as preserving and enhancing Stanford's 8,180 acres, and pride ourselves on supporting the teaching and research of the university as Caretakers of a Legacy.'
Under the direction of a lead or supervisor, employees in this classification, Specialist perform highly skilled work on the full range of systems and equipment, demonstrate a high degree of expertise on most or all of the systems and work independently with little assistance from a lead or supervisor.
May also develop new methods or procedures for carrying out unique assignments; and give direction, instruction, and support to others.
Design, install, maintain, troubleshoot, repair and calibrate complete systems and components including control programming software/tools, computers, communications networks, and software.
Work with engineers and other groups on the design, re-design, installation, modification, and performance of new systems.
Perform preventive maintenance and functional analysis of all these systems, including the ability to work with the software.
Install, configure and use software to complete instrumentation tasks, write PLC ladder logic and/or function block programming to meet technical specifications, and document ladder logic clearly and accurately.
Starts up, certifies and commissions new instrumentation systems; documents startup and testing procedures for new and existing equipment.
Implement alarm limits, priority of alarms for paging and notification, change set points, tuning constants and other parameters, and document and communicate all changes or modifications.
Plan own work based from assignments given, and prioritize urgency.
Provide direction for Process Control Instrumentation Technicians.
Write work plans for performing work and procedures for documenting new and existing systems.
May generate written Operating Procedures (SOP) for use by other staff.
May perform any of the duties described in the Process Control Installation Technician specification or other duties as assigned.
Adhere to safety rules.
Certificates and Licenses Required
Valid California Class C Non-commercial Driver's License.
Ability to obtain and maintain a California Non-commercial Class C Driver's License.
Frequently stand/walk, sitting, perform desk-based computer tasks, use a telephone, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 20 pounds.
Occasionally, writing by hand, kneel/crawl, climb (ladders, scaffolds, or other), reach/work above shoulders, grasp forcefully, twist/bend/stoop/squat, grasp lightly/fine manipulation.
Rarely sort/file paperwork or parts, scrub/sweep, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh >40 pounds.
This position is represented by SEIU Local 2007 and the collective bargaining agreement between the university and SEIU Local 2007 governs the terms and conditions of employment. Additional Information
Location: Land, Buildings and Real Estate, Stanford, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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