The purpose of the Electrical Technician is assisting in the installation and repair electrical systems,
apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment. This role
also provides maintenance repairs to industrial machinery as needed to keep a continuous
manufacturing process supported. Uses man lifts, forklifts, hoists, and all electrical testing equipment
required. Must work safely and follow all documented and “common sense” safety policies and
procedures. This individual is expected to perform as a professional, highly skilled, and exceptionally
competent maintenance person. They must be able to analyze causes of breakdowns and carry out
Preferably seven- (7) years’ experience in related maintenance trade or occupation that involved
electrical and electronic components in a manufacturing environment. Must have the ability to read
and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure
manuals. Must have the ability to interpret instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule
form. Must be able to work independently with minimal direct supervision withdrive toward
accomplishment, and to produce high quality work.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Notify your supervisor immediately of any accident, near miss or on- the -job injury when it
occurs no matter how insignificant it may seem.
Take personal ownership to work safely each day and hold other team members to the same
high standards of safety
Basic industrial electrical code. (Local compliance issues)
Capability to read schematics and P&ID drawings
Fusing, thermal overload protection, wire sizing, motor theory, etc.
AC, DC, and Servo drive system (basics)
Be able to safely conduct motor control and power circuit troubleshooting. Understand fuse
sizing, take motor amp readings, understand basic DC motor control, etc.
Ability to fully troubleshoot drives-DC and AC variable frequency and communicate technically
with outside technical support when needed. Ability to fully understand and properly tune the
various control loops in the plant including IM/APC systems and weight control equipment. Fully
competent in electrical noise avoidance-grounding, shielding, etc. (at least 2 persons, each
Burner system understanding, troubleshooting and properly tuning (at least 2 persons, each
Basic Skills, pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanical gear
Install and repair complex industrial equipment
Helps to Maintains all Plant electrical and electronic sys.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED Equivalent/PLC Training
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