Very competitive wages and group benefit package available
Red seal Industrial Electrician under the direction of the Plant Maintenance Planner. Conducts, maintains, tests and repairs electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components. Applies knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills in restoring equipment to operation in a grain handling facility
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges and test equipment.
Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, writing specifications, local and national electrical codes, properties of various materials, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment.
Installs, starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown and in line with Electrical Safety requirements.
Advises operators, millwrights and appropriate management of operation procedures and requirements for working safely with electrical/electronic and mechanical equipment and components.
Informs appropriate management and millwrights of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved.
Performs preventive maintenance functions as directed.
Assists maintenance personnel with technical troubleshooting.
Assists and trains other maintenance and/or other technical level employees.
Experience and ability to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
A thorough knowledge of electrical/ electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes.
Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.
Computer experience/operation and PLC programming is preferred
High degree of precision working with minimum tolerances required.
Ability to work at elevated heights, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work.
Must be highly safety conscious.
Working around high voltage electricity