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Burns & McDonnell Instrument Fitter (Goose Creek, SC) in Goose Creek, South Carolina


An Instrument Fitter is responsible for the installation, modification and removal of instrumentation apparatus. Candidate must be able to work from installation drawings, wiring diagrams, sketches, equipment manuals and specifications, and piping and instrumentation drawings. Demonstrate safe use of hand/power tools associated with installation of instrument/electrical apparatus.

  • Perform precision tubing and piping bends, mount instruments in a variety of configurations, wire control panels, and use hand and power tools in the installation of equipment.

  • Installing or replacing all types of control and data gathering instrumentation in plant or remote areas.

  • Utilizing winterization techniques and functional checkout procedures.

  • Maintain spare parts and materials for installation of instrumentation, critical instruments and pay meters.

  • Read and interpret blueprints, P&IDs and schematics.

  • Fabricate and install instrument tubing.

  • Install and connect instrument wiring and cables.

  • Understand and follow OSHA regulations and company safety procedures.

  • Actively participate in all safety training programs.

  • Identify, recognize and have the ability to use the appropriate hand tools for the job in a safe manner.

  • Identify, recognize and demonstrate safe usage of power tools appropriate for the job including thread cutting machine, porta band saws, grinders, pneumatic tools, etc.

  • Have the knowledge and ability in excavation and underground piping.

  • Have the ability to test assembled piping using appropriate techniques.

  • Other duties assigned by supervisor/foreman.


  • Understand and carry out oral instructions.

  • Read and carry out simple and complicated written instructions.

  • Work at varying heights

  • Read and interpret detailed prints and documents.

  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers, fractions, decimals and metrics to calculate surfaces, volumes, weights and measures.

  • Operate complex equipment and power tools.


Job Construction Services

Primary Location US-SC-Goose Creek

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Req ID: 240742 Job Hire Type Experienced