Electrical and Instrumentation Technician

Celanese International Corporation
 Narrows, VA


Celanese is a Fortune 500 global chemical innovation company that engineers and manufactures chemicals used in products essential to everyday living. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, we employ over 7,700 dedicated people working between 43 facilities across 18 countries. We are committed to employee growth and creating shareholder value to ensure continued opportunities make a difference. Our company focuses on the safety of its employees, provides competitive compensation (including benefits starting day 1), and emphasizes giving back to the community. For more information about Celanese and our products please visit www.celanese.com

The Electrical & Instrumentation Technician is responsible for the troubleshooting of electrical and instrumentation systems – maintaining and repairing


  • Troubleshooting of electrical and instrumentation systems – maintaining and repairing motors, controllers, PLC’s, VFD's, electrical systems, automated systems, instrumentation devices, routine calibrations etc.
  • Works safety at all times and intervene to ensure the safety of others
  • Resolves issues in instrumentation and electrical equipment
  • Follows policies and procedures of Process Safety Management requirements


  • Education: BS. or A.A.S. degree in instrumentation
  • Entry level position requiring only the degree and the ability to pass the written and hands on testing
  • Direct experience a plus
  • SAP knowledge and experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of PLC’s, a plus
  • Working knowledge of instrumentation, a plus
  • VFD – Variable Frequency Drives experience a plus
  • Ability to demonstrate appropriate instrumentation and electrical competencies
  • Dependable
  • Responsible
  • Team Player
  • Professional
  • Positive
  • Self-Motivated