Electrician

(#8665) - Washington
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

United Employment Group is seeking an Electrician in Washington

Description:

Essential Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and repair all existing electrical equipment in the production areas.
  • Install power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment.
  • Operate mechanical tasks as directed by supervisor.
  • Prepare maintenance reports for management as directed.
  • Maintain strict documentation of all plant electrical circuitry.
  • Provide general lead electrician support.
  • Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, process sheets, and assembly schematic drawings.
  • Diagnose and test malfunctioning machinery and discuss malfunction with other facility personnel.
  • Replace or repair faulty electrical components of machine.
  • Calibrate and adjust all electrical/electronic equipment according to manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Program and maintain programmable logic controller based equipment.
  • Maintain proper stock of tools and electrical parts to perform routine work.

 

Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree or completion of Technical School and Apprenticeship program or equivalent in training, experience and education.
  • Minimum of 5 years industrial experience in electrical support functions.
  • Advanced knowledge of programming ladder logic and working knowledge of PLC’s.
  • Must have been employed as a plant electrician or electrician apprentice within the past 18 months.
  • Must be knowledgeable of OSHA safety requirements, especially those related to electrical operations and components and 70E.
  • Must have 70E-Arc Flash training.
  • Able to read and understand electrical schematics and blueprints.
  • Working knowledge of three phase motors, programmable controls, circuits, and National Electrical Code.
  • Ability to lift, push or pull 60 pounds or more.
  • Requires often climbing, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, stooping, and twisting.
  • Able to use tools and equipment to repair and provide maintenance while standing, crouching, stretching, extending extremities and under extreme work environments.
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