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I&E Technician

Date: Jan 25, 2023

Location: Jacksonville, Florida, US, 32254

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

Instrument & Electrical Technician - Rotating Shift - Jacksonville, FL

Here, we boldly bring together science and creativity to create what the world needs. An industry leader in food, beverage, health, biosciences and sensorial experiences, we create essential solutions – from global icons to unexpected innovations and experiences. Equal parts outspoken and analytical, our international collective of thinkers working with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products people crave. With more than 110 manufacturing facilities, 100 R&D centers, and 33,000 customers across the world, we’re poised to make a difference on an unprecedented scale. Without our boundary-pushing passion and end-to-end expertise, the future wouldn’t be the same. 

We are currently looking for an Instrument & Electrical Technician to join our Maintenance team based in the Jacksonville Florida plant. Working pattern: Rotating 12 hour per day schedule.


You Will Spend Your Time... 


  • Undertaking reactive/corrective Instrumentation & Electrical repairs.
  • Completing planned proactive/preventive/routine calibration.
  • Supporting Capex installations and implementing other new improvement works.
  • Engage in general maintenance activities such as pump repairs, mechanical fabrication and piping system repairs if required.


Job Requirements

Required Skills...

•    Fault finding expertise in both instrumentation and electrical systems.
•    Working knowledge of typical industrial 480 volt 3-phase distributions systems. 
•    Working knowledge of Motor Control Center function and hardware.
•    Familiar with integrated industrial plant instrumentation and controls.
•    Ability to install and calibrate temperature, flow, pressure and other industrial instrumentation.
•    Ability to calibrate and repair control valves.
•    PLC competence with Allen-Bradley and Siemens S7 with skill set such as loading/downloading written programs from laptop.
•    Variable Frequency Drives Programming and troubleshooting.
•    NFPA 70e trained
•    Excel and Microsoft Word basic skill level.
•    Strong mechanical aptitude for general maintenance duties.
•    Welding skills desirable
•    Must be able to pass a standard I&E test.
•    Chemical industry hazardous area experience and awareness would be advantageous.


Required Education:


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent 
  • Specialized training related to any of the above is desirable.


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more… 

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville