Job Description

E.R. Carpenter, LP., a Petrochemical located in Pasadena, TX has an opening for an Instrument Technician to join our Maintenance Department. 


  • Repairs control instruments;
  • Troubleshoots electrical interlocks;
  • Performs preventive maintenance;
  • Checks and recalibrates instruments;
  • Performs material take offs for instrumentation and electrical projects;
  • Functions in maintenance capacity.


Two (2) to Three (3) years of experience preferred; candidates must have good math and mechanical aptitudes; individuals must be able to function independently with infrequent supervision. Must have good understanding of electrical theory; experience with all types of instrumentation, including electrical and pneumatic, preferably in the chemical plant industry. Requires ability to run conduit and tubing.

Instrumentation NCCER Certification required

Pre-employment Drug Testing required..

No phone calls or agencies, please.

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected classes.