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IMI Critical Engineering Repair Center Technician in Houston, Texas

IMI CCI (Control Components Inc.) has been a leading provider of critical flow control technologies across the nuclear, power, oil and gas industries for over five decades. We have the design, manufacturing, commercial and afterservice expertise to provide tailored valve solutions for extreme operating environments. We are able to deploy our bespoke engineering expertise to maximise system performance and customer profit.​ Ourhighly engineered valves and controls are used in critical operations and extreme operating environments, enabling vital industrial and energy production processes to operate safely, cleanly and more efficiently. The Americas region of CCI is headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, with other US Locations in Houston, Texas and Winfield, Kansas. We also have operational locations in the Czech Republic, India, South Korea, Sweden, Italy, Austria, and Japan. CCI is characterized by a wide geographical spread of operating and commercial sites, reporting into a regional leadership structure.

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As an established industry leader with 50+ years of experience, CCI believes in the power of innovation, integrity and excellence. We’re continually making sure we have the right people in place to take us to the next level. Salary depends on skills and experience. CCI offers medical/dental coverage, flexible benefits, and 401(k). CCI is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.


The Repair Center Technician plans and coordinates activities concerned with repairing equipment, investigating and resolving customer reports of technical problems with equipment, and eliminating future operational or service difficulties.


  • Inspects and troubleshoots mechanical devices in operation to locate cause of malfunction

  • Perform detailed inspection of parts and valves using precision measuring equipment and non-destructive examination

  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments

  • Repairs or replaces defective parts

  • Initiates purchase orders for valves and parts

  • Starts devices to test their performance

  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts

  • Orders shop supplies according to job requirements and daily operations

  • Schedule overtime and job support to meet shipping guide lines

  • Packages, builds crates, and ships valves / parts to avoid damage in transit

  • Sets up for and conducts hydrostatic and seat leak tests on assembled valves and leak test actuators


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • 2 to 4 years of experience in a related field and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Knowledge of all types of shop tooling to dismantle valves and subassemblies safely

  • Ability to perform precision assembly and subassembly of valves and actuators to meet critical operating requirements with close tolerances

  • Must be available nights and weekends to support customers and field service technicians as needed

  • Basic computer skills required for writing reports and utilizing company data bases

  • Must be able to move material and equipment within the work area by hand, forklift, or crane

  • Ability to read and interpret schematic drawings and logic diagrams

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate (office/cubicle environment with computers, fax machines and printers operating) to loud (manufacturing environment with large machinery operating).

Job ID 2019-31901

# of Openings 1

Category Other

Platform IMI Critical Engineering