Industrial Electrical Tech - 3rd Shift
James Skinner Baking Company Omaha, NE
The Electrical Technician performs duties under the general direction of the Maintenance Supervisor. Works independently to perform maintenance, repair, and/or modification of the plants computer driven controls systems and the plants electrical systems. Is involved in fabrication, application, installation and repair of mechanical and electromechanical equipment, the installation of electrical conduit and machine/building wiring.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Day to day trouble shooting, repair and installation of low and high voltage (single/three phase) industrial electromechanical & control systems for utility & production equipment.
- Create parts list and determine best routes for conduit runs and wiring in accordance with NEC code and company standards. This includes both building electrical and machine electrical panels.
- Support plant installations to size conductors and conduit for load, form all sizes/types of conduit, and thread ends of field cut conduit and pull field wires (with assistance if necessary) in accordance with NEC code and company standards.
- Assist in maintaining documentation for existing and new equipment, control and building power system installations.
- Provide assistance to mechanical installations as directed.
- Work independently in troubleshooting and repair problems.
- Assist with system startups and operational checkouts on systems including configuration, wiring, calibration, grounding and power testing.
- Diagnoses cause of electrical or mechanical malfunction or failure of equipment or systems repairs or replaces defective components.
- Interface with equipment operators and maintenance staff to ascertain problems with equipment.
- Disassembles replaces or repairs mechanical and electrical components.
- Examine and test components and support systems to ensure that they are in compliance with all standards and regulations.
- Must be competent to make electrical/mechanical diagnostic evaluation and prescribe corrective action.
- Test and calibrate electrical/electronic systems and components to ensure that they are operating properly or locate defects.
- Dismantles devices to gain access and remove/replace defective parts.
- Uses computerized equipment and software to perform testing functions and produce graphs for records and tracking.
- Troubleshoots and repairs electrical/mechanical problems in the robotic systems.
- Assembles and installs electrical and electro-mechanical components and systems.
- Devises, sets up and operates electronic instrumentation and related electro mechanical or electro pneumatic/hydraulic apparatus used for operation of mechanical or electrical equipment or drives.
- Utilize technical materials such as equipment manuals, MSDS, safety materials, system drawings, Process and instrument Diagrams (P&ID’s), schematics and blueprints to troubleshoot and maintain systems.
- Writes procedures, work instructions and work orders and maintains records of repairs, calibrations and tests in the system.
- The incumbent understands and complies with all food safety policies, procedures and programs as stated in the Company’s Food Safety Manual.
- Perform all other duties as assigned and required.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Methods, equipment and materials used in the electrical trade.
- General knowledge of health, safety and environmental regulations.
- Applicable laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures.
- Principles of electronic theory as applied to electrical and electronic circuits, wiring and electrical equipment used in power generation
- Theory of operation and use of Programmable Logic Control (PLC) units and other computer based equipment.
- Proficient written and verbal communication skills.
- Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.
- Work from blueprints, shop drawings and sketches.
- Work independently with little direction.
- Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.
- Install, including programming, and troubleshooting PLC based equipment.
- Ability to design and install control cabinets for various plant upgrades.
Education & Experience
- High school diploma required; associates degree or equivalent preferred.
- Completion of a recognized vocational education program in electrical or industrial electrical or industrial training –OR- completion of a recognized Electrical Apprenticeship Program and three out of the last five years’ journey-level experience as an electrician in the industrial maintenance field
- 1 to 3 years of experience is preferred.
- Prior experience working with Allen Bradley, Siemens and Wonderware Electrical Controls is preferred.
- Background in Programmable Logic controllers, computer systems and electronics.
- Experience in electrical and mechanical service and maintenance.
- Experience with AutoCAD, MS Office is preferred.
- Experienced in the use of electrical diagnostic equipment such as multimeters, amp clamps and meggers to test electrical circuits and components to locate shorts, faulty connections, defective parts and replaces or repairs to suite.
- Forklift certification required prior to the completion of probation with maintenance thereafter.
| Date Posted
December 4, 2018
4657 G Street
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| Job Type
| SOC Category
17-3023.01 Electronics Engineering Technicians
This job offers the following benefits
- 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
- Accidental Death and Dismemberment
- Life Insurance
- Long-Term Disability
- Prescription Drug Plan
- Salary Continuation
- Paid Vacations
- Relocation Assistance
- Sick Leave
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