The Craft of Electrical Instrumentation

Electrical Instrumentation craftspersons are employed in the following areas:

  • Installation of electrical equipment and wiring systems
  • Maintenance of motors and motor control systems
  • Installation of measurement and control equipment in pharmaceutical and other industries
  • Maintenance of the instrumentation equipment in these industries
  • Sales of instrumentation equipment.

A typical instrumentation system would be used for monitoring and controlling the pressure/temperature/flow/pH of water, oil, steam, acids, air or food products. The equipment is a combination of electrical/electronic/ mechanical components.