Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician needed for a growing food and beverages manufacturing company!

  • St. Paul, MN +3
  • $30 - $32.75
  • Hourly
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Blair Richie
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A bit about us:

We are a growing organization made up of businesses that produce and sell quality products including pasta, peanut butter, granola, and fruit and nut trail mixes to retail, food service and ingredient customers.

Why join us?

We are passionate about the products we make and take pride in what we do! We believe it’s on the inside that counts. Whether it’s inside our packaging or inside our facilities, you’ll find carefully chosen ingredients and people working together to make the best products possible.

Job Details

First 90 days of employment, you will be scheduled 1st shift hours to get accumulated, which will be 7:00 - 3:30 Monday - Friday.
**Normal Schedule: 8 days on 6 days off, works Thursday to Thursday 4 days and 4 nights: 8:00a to 6:00p AND 6:00p to 4:00a; Or 8 straight nights. This is a union position**

Position Summary:
Our Maintenance Electricians are a valuable part of our team. Our Maintenance Electrician performs troubleshooting and preventative maintenance work throughout the facility during their shift. The priorities for this role include preventative maintenance, electrical & controls troubleshooting, training of all employees, repair of electrical & controls systems equipment and components, rebuilding of electrical & controls systems equipment and components.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform daily electrical or controls tasks and troubleshooting of packaging and production equipment and systems, including: Extruder, Dryers, Dry bulk storage & conveying, Dilute phase pneumatic conveying, High speed packaging including cartoners, baggers, case-packers, palletizers, thermal fluid process heaters, material handling systems, water chillers, compressed air systems, and HVAC systems
  • Partner with operations and maintenance teams to solve repetitive problems, complete preventative maintenance and predictive maintenance programs and work
  • Partner with operations to learn operating systems, while providing training to production teams on electrical & controls components
  • Maintain all electrical systems to National Electrical Code standard
  • Modify, add, and change electrical systems with little or no supervision
  • Maintain current back up files for all equipment control systems
  • Provide assistance with capital project development and implementation
  • Maintain plant schematics and documentation on equipment
  • Troubleshooting using machine control schematics

Education and Experience Required:
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays, rotating shifts, and overtime
  • Requires a two-year Electrical Technician degree and/or one of the following:
o Completed apprenticeship in electro-mechanical, electrical, controls or related field
o Military training and experience in a relevant Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)
o 3+ years hands-on experience in a controls, automation, or electrical role
  • Must be willing to become CPR certified

Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills:
  • MN State Class A Journeyman Electrician License
  • Previous employee leadership experience
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Previous electrical & controls experience in a food manufacturing facility
  • Previous experience reading blueprints and control schematics
  • Previous experience with Allen Bradly, PLC, touch screens
  • Previous experience with VFD’s
  • OSHA 10 certification
  • Experience with operation of forklifts, scissor lifts, and articulated lifts

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$30 - $32.75