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What You Do

An Industrial Instrumentation Technician / Mechanic performs some or all of the following duties:

  • Consult manufacturer's manuals, circuit diagrams and blueprints to determine tests and maintenance procedures for instruments used for measuring and controlling flow, level, pressure, temperature, and other variables
  • Inspect and test operation of instruments and systems to diagnose faults
  • Repair and adjust system components, such as sensors and transmitters

What You Need

  • Natural interest in technology and discovering how things work
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, and patience
  • Ability to work under pressure and collaborate and cooperate with others
  • Effective oral and written communication skills

Your Career Pathway

Certificates, Diplomas, Community College

College of North Atlantic (CNA): Industrial Engineering Technology (Diploma)

3 Years$1,452

Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC): Industrial Engineer Technology (Diploma)

2 Years$4,040