Position Title: Industrial Electrician – 12-hour Days
Wage: $30.00 per hour
Shift: 12-Hour Days
Our client is one of the largest, fully automated, hardcover and softcover book manufacturers in the United States. It operates three trade facilities in Berryville, VA; Fairfield, PA and Martinsburg, WV with 375 million books capacity. A leader in book manufacturing, our client maintains a steadfast commitment to exceptional quality, superior customer service, and a network of workable solutions for your project.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Answer calls for electrician throughout the plant. - Take a lead role in electrical trouble shooting and repair of breakdowns on production equipment within their department. - Provide support to the preventative maintenance program of the equipment. - Follows up and documents all complex/pertinent electrical work performed within their department. - Perform listed project work designated by supervisor, Engineering Dept. and self. - Perform daily responsibilities listed by supervisor. - Repair any defective items removed from equipment, if feasible. - Insures that all parts used are re-ordered. - Obtains additional information for parts ordering or part replacement if necessary. - Design, install, and follow up on new projects for the plant equipment. - Provide necessary technical information to other departments for improved running and servicing of the equipment. - Suggest ways to improve current equipment and devices, to reduce cost. - Reviews daily work history with electricians/electronic technicians on next shift. - Assist other maintenance personnel by supplying guidance and training in the more technical fields of the electrical department. - Troubleshoot and repair industrial manufacturing equipment.- Perform mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production equipment. - Read/interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance. - Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments. - Perform regular preventative maintenance on equipment. - Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties. - Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas. - Must have ability to exercise independent judgement and creativity in problem solving.- Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently or as a member of a team.
Requirements:- Must possess a thorough knowledge of electrical theory and methods (AC and DC), materials, tools, equipment and systems used in the electrical trade.- PLC (Allen Bradley, Siemens…) experience required.- Have a working knowledge of motor control, AC and DC drives. - Must be willing to work any shift to support at 24-hour manufacturing facility.- Working knowledge of machine tools. - Ability to read and understand electrical diagrams and schematics as well as verbal instruction. - Understand machine control systems and operations. - Ability to use various hand and power tools. - Ability to work independently to troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct problems.
Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Branch: Hagerstown MD
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