Instrumentation Technician - Harmattan Gas Processing Plant

Instrumentation Technician - Harmattan Gas Processing Plant

AltaGas is an energy infrastructure business with a focus on natural gas, power and regulated utilities. We create value by acquiring, growing and optimizing energy infrastructure, which includes renewable energy sources. Over the past 20 years we have built a portfolio of assets and created dynamic teams to support our future growth.

AltaGas requires an enthusiastic, innovative and motivated individual to join our team at the Harmattan Gas Processing Plant in Central Alberta, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor - Harmattan. Harmattan Instrumentation personnel work a 9-hour day shift with every second Friday off.  AltaGas Ltd. offers a competitive salary, coupled with a comprehensive medical and dental program, savings plan and pension plan.  


Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Day-to-day maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment as required
  • Complete preventative maintenance on equipment as required
  • Schedule work activities/tasks and work schedules for team members
  • Assisting in annual budget planning
  • Work with team members to control costs and monitor expenditures


  • Grade 12 or equivalent education
  • A dual instrument/electrical ticket are preferred; however consideration will be given to applicants who have an inter-provincial journeyman instrumentation certificate
  • A strong working knowledge of instrumentation is a must
  • 3 or more years’ experience in a Heavy Industrial setting
  • Natural gas liquids or gas processing experience is preferable
  • Experience in maintaining Distributed Control Systems, Programmable Logic Control systems, liquid and gas flow measurement systems, and gas chromatograph systems would be a definite asset
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Solid work ethic and a motivation to produce superior results in workmanship and effort


Qualified applicants are invited to email their resumes in confidence to the Human Resources Department;

AltaGas offers a competitive salary and benefits package in addition to opportunities for personal and professional achievement.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  No agency referrals or telephone inquiries at this time, please.