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Instrumentation Technician Salary
in Vancouver, British Columbia

$62,114 (CAD)

Average Salary

$30/hr

Average Hourly

$1,255

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Instrumentation Technician is $62,114 a year and $30 an hour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for an Instrumentation Technician is between $45,560 and $75,954. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Instrumentation Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Devises, selects, sets up, and operates electronic instrumentation and related electromechanical or electrohydraulic apparatus used for operational and environmental testing of mechanical, structural, or electrical equipment, and translates test data for engineering personnel to formulate engineering design and evaluation decisions: selects, installs, calibrates, and checks sensing, telemetering, and recording instrumentation and circuitry, and develops specifications for nonstandard apparatus according to engineering data, characteristics of equipment under test, and capabilities of procurable test apparatus.
  • Sketches and builds or modifies jigs, fixtures, and instruments and related apparatus, and verifies dimensional and functional acceptability of devices fabricated by craft or technical personnel.
  • Performs preventive and corrective maintenance of test apparatus and peripheral equipment.
  • Installs or directs technical personnel in installation of unit in test chamber or other test facility.
  • Operates test apparatus during test cycle to produce, regulate, and record effects of actual or simulated conditions, such as vibration, stress, temperature, humidity, pressure, altitude, and acceleration.
  • Analyzes and converts test data to usable form, using mathematical formulas, and prepares graphs and written reports to translate test results.
  • May plan test program.
  • May use computerized equipment and software to perform testing functions and produce graphs.
  • May be designated according to equipment tested as rocket-control technician; or according to nature of tes.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$72,007
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Vancouver ( (listen)) is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. As the most populous city in the province, the 2016 census recorded 631,486 people in the city, up from 603,502 in 2011. The Greater Vancouver area had a population of 2,463,431 in 2016, making it the third-largest metropolitan area in Canada. Vancouver has the highest population density in Canada with over 5,400 people per square kilometre, which makes it the fifth-most densely populated city with over 250,000 residents in North America behind New York City, Guadalajara, San Francisco, and...

Instrumentation Technician Job Listings for Vancouver, British Columbia

Power System Technician
May 1
Vancouver, BC, Canada
RESA Power
The Power System Technician is expected to perform service, test and maintain various types of power distribution equipment. Responsibilities and Duties: * Inspect, test, troubleshoot, perform start ...
Power System Technician
Jul 4
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Networkers
The ideal candidate should have experience with inspecting, testing, troubleshooting, collecting data of low to medium voltage electrical systems. Knowledge on performing inspection, maintenance ...
Automation Technician
May 6
Burnaby, BC, Canada
NuWave Research Inc
Diploma or Degree in Industrial Instrumentation & Automation Control Technician or similar * Experience in Beckhoff Automation is a strong asset * Experience in programming HMI specifically Ignition ...
Carpenter / Service Technician (Commercial Interior Construction)
Jun 21
Surrey, BC, Canada
Dogwood Ltd.
Dogwood Ltd. has an immediate opening for a Carpenter / Service Technician . Dogwood Ltd. is a Canadian owned and operated company, specializing in commercial facility management, renovations, tenant ...
Field Wireless Service Technician
May 30
Coquitlam, BC, Canada
WTS Wireless Technical services
Shop repairs, programming, radio installations and field service. Possible vehicle provided. Some experience would be beneficial.. Training will be provided

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Instrumentation Technician is $62,114 a year and $30 an hour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for an Instrumentation Technician is between $45,560 and $75,954. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Instrumentation Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Instrumentation Technician Job Listings for Vancouver, British Columbia

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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