Feb 20, 2019

Industrial Electrician

  • Sensient Technologies
  • Livingston, CA, USA
Full time Operations & Production

Job Description


Seeking an experienced Industrial Electrician with 3-phase, 480V, and industrial troubleshooting experience to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand, power, and precision measuring tools. The Electrician diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem. The Electrician is responsible for the connection of wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components. Responsible for observing and following all safety regulations with required PPE.
  • Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures.
  • Maintain electrical equipment to meet regulatory codes at the country, state and federal levels.
  • Demonstrate safe and proficient use of shop tools (both hand and power).
  • Demonstrate mechanical knowledge
  • Competent with programming of VFD’s.
  • Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot PLC’s a plus
  • Understand basic process controls, PID, I/P, 4-20 milliamp ,0-10 millivolt and proportional valves
  • Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.
  • Proficient in testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, motors using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and meggers
  • Perform installation and maintenance work as part of a team of skilled trade workers.  
  • Have up to 2 year’s experience as an electrician working in an industrial environment
  • Excellent understanding of safety rules in an industrial setting
  • Must be familiar with industrial and electrical codes
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts during a 6-month production season
  • Strong mechanical, analytical, and solution driven skills
  • Excellent communication ability
  • State certification a plus
  • Possess strong electrical and mechanical abilities
  • Must be able to use basic tools and machinery
  • Awareness of operational machinery problems in short proximity
  • Strong ability to read measure devices and blueprints
  • Customer Service: ability to relate with and work with several people irrespective of their background
  • Critical Thinking: once a problem is identified, industrial electricians should be able to deal with it critically.
  • Candidate must have a strong desire to be a part of a high growth company with an entrepreneurial spirit and a fast-paced, results-orientated culture.
  • Perform duties in a work environment that will be hot, cold, dirty and fast-paced.

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