Industrial Electrician

Job Summary:

Responsible for performing all phases of electrical & instrumentation control maintenance throughout the plant safely and effectively.

Principal Responsibilities:      

• Perform installation of new or replacement electrical and instrumentation equipment, as well as electrical construction.

• Locate, troubleshoot, and repair electrical & instrumentation and control system malfunctions. Document problems and results and report them to Group Leader.

• Follow standard safety procedures, correct safety, and environmental hazards, and report them to the appropriate supervisor.

• Complete necessarily training programs within the time frame allowed.

  • Maintain a clean work area at all times.
  • Maintain daily work log with work descriptions, time entry, and any additional information requested by supervisor.
  • Be available to work overtime on emergency base or as directed by the supervisor.

• Respond to call-ins for emergency repair work and perform on call duty based on rotational schedule or as directed by supervisor.

Requirements:

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • 10+ years work experience as an electrician, preferably in a paper mill or industrial setting.

· Proficient knowledge of Electrical & Instrumentation; electrical equipment functioning; electrical operating procedures and standards to support cost effective, safe and efficient equipment and instrumentation maintenance, repair.

· Basic knowledge of Mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic equipment to support safe and efficient minor equipment repair.

· Knowledge of federal, state, and local electric codes and environmental permit regulations pertaining to electrical & instrumentation functioning.

· Knowledge and understanding of all federal, state, local and company safety procedures and ability to execute same.

· Proficient knowledge and understanding of the occupational hazards connected with

general plant practices with emphasis on the necessity of safety policy compliance.

· Ability to read, comprehend, and work from electrical and electronic blueprints.

· Ability to understand verbal & written instructions in English including, but not limited to the ability to read and comprehend instruction manuals, instruction sheets, technical data, work orders, training manuals, and other verbal/computer based training.

· Basic computer knowledge preferred.

Essential Functions:

· Ability to access confined spaces thru standard man ways.

· Ascend and descend stairs and stationary vertical ladders as part of normal work activity and emergency egress situations.

· Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.

· Ability to move about all areas of the plant, including catwalks, deck grating, and uneven surfaces.

· Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Equipment Used:

  • Operate manual and/or power hand tools and power equipment (i.e. industrial forklift and man lift) in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ability to communicate on the radio during noise interference.  
  • Ability to work under adverse conditions that may require the use of company-provided personal protective equipment.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $46.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • On call

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Electrical Experience: 5 years (Preferred)
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