Maintenance Electrician (EPI) Hourly

ID: REF2470R
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Raleigh, NC
Post Date: 10/19/2018

Job Description

Maintenance Electricians are responsible for troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of systems using electrical, mechanical and processing skills. The Maintenance Electrician will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all production equipment and building.

Install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment, following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications, using hand tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment. Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills. Work will require experience with AC & DC drives, instrumentation, transducers, and hydraulic/pneumatic controls. PLC troubleshooting experience and work with tension controllers a plus. The work is in a high speed equipment/production environment

Experience with computer-controlled systems is a plus

Starting wage $24.86 – $29.54 an hour (depending on experience) with regular increases commensurate upon performance.

Our current production schedule requires rotating shifts for all employees (2 weeks on each shift)

 

The primary duties of a Maintenance Electrician include:

  • Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices.
  • Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices.
  • Focus on producing quality product by monitoring quality levels and adjust the manufacturing processes to ensure product integrity.
  • Reads and interprets drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.
  • Installs, examines, replaces or repairs electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and/or other electrical components.
  • Tests electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance.
  • Maintains, repairs, installs and tests switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors.
  • Maintains, repairs, tests and installs electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.
  • Troubleshoots, maintains and repairs industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices.
  • Conducts preventive maintenance programs and keeps accurate maintenance records.
  • May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices as required.
  • Assist and train production employees in proper operation and maintenance of machinery.
  • Limited travel may be required.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Two-year Associate Degree in electrical related field is a plus. A minimum of five years industrial maintenance electrician experience preferred.

Maintenance Electricians are required to interact with other managers, employees, vendors, and customers. Therefore, the following skills and proficiencies are also essential requirements of the position:

  • Must pass an electrical aptitude test.
  • Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance.
  • Computer usage and typing skills are essential.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
  • Communicates effectively: conveys facts and information clearly both verbally and orally.
  • Collaborates well with others: proactively contributes to group objectives; volunteers to help others.

Additional Information

 

 

Evergreen Packaging may require satisfactory completion of certain job based assessments which candidates would be required to successfully complete in order to qualify for the position.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Evergreen Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

 

 

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