Maintenance Electrician
Location:
Posted:
November 07, 2016
Reference:
16007869
Primary Responsibilities:
Work safety at all times. Follow all safety policies and procedures. Attend safety, team, and plant wide meetings, safety and functional training, perform STOP observations. Troubleshoot, repair, and PM all electrical equipment in the factory safely. Meet all safety, health, quality, and environmental requirements when performing job duties.
  • Understand and follow plant sanitation practices and procedures including primary work areas and maintenance shop
  • Ability to effectively communicate to/with other team members as it pertains to plant operations
  • Use Maintenance practices for storeroom ordering, work order(s) and daily time entry
  • Properly use Maintenance equipment including hand tools, lifts, threaders, benders, drill(s) and welding equipment
  • Apply basic electrical and electronic principals in the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Plant Systems
  • Understand and follow the latest plant electrical standards and procedures including those for Hazardous (Classified) Locations, Division 16 Standards, N.E.C. (National Electric Code) and plant wiring standards
  • Properly use basic diagnostic equipment including volt/ohm meter, wiggie, ammeter and megger
  • Properly install conduit, raceways, fittings, etc
  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain switch gear, control wiring and components, overcurrent and overload protection for plant motor(s) including three phase systems
  • Read, update and create electrical prints and documentation
  • Design, program and troubleshoot plant programmable logic controllers, input/output devices and associated equipment
  • Troubleshoot and maintain plant electrical and electric equipment to competent level including operator interfaces, process controllers, power supplies, etc
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of all plant equipment and material flow
  • Demonstrate ability and desire to stay abreast of new technology and equipment as it pertains to plant operations
  • Perform other job duties as assigned
 
 
Required: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
Preferred: Associates Degree or Equivalent
 
Required:
- 2 years industrial electronics or related electrical experience
- Applied knowledge of single phase and 3 phase electrical power, basic PLC programming and ability to diagnose and repair electrical circuits in high volume manufacturing environment.
 
 
A little about us:
We aim to make discoveries that better the lives of pets everywhere through the highest-quality production of pet food, snacks and litter. Pets are our passion. Safety is our promise. Progress is our pledge.

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