Electrician - NY

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The Electrician will evaluate, diagnose, analyze & troubleshoot electrical functions

  • Hourly Rate: 28.65
  • Shift: Rotating
  • 8 Hour Shift
POSITION: Electrician
DEPARTMENTMaintenance
REPORTS TO: Facilities Manager
LOCATION: Niagara Falls, NY
 
A leading producer of organic salts, including propionates and acetates, serving the Food, Pharmaceutical, and Technical industries.
Our products fill vital needs in a broad range of applications that are essential to everyday life including food preservation, antibiotic formulation, dialysis treatment, energy production, and more.

Position Purpose:
The Electrician is responsible for performing services to property and equipment as prescribed to maintain the plant.
 
Essential Functions and Basic Duties:
  1. Maintenance of Electrical power distribution system.
  2. Maintenance of instrumentation. PLC and control system troubleshooting skills a plus.
  3. Electrical repairs to equipment.
  4. Installation of equipment in a chemical plant environment, housekeeping.
  5. Building service and repairs.
  6. Analyze problems and troubleshoot equipment to effect resolution.
  7. Should be able to read electrical diagrams.
  8. Good oral and written communication skills, experience with use of personal computers and prior chemical plant experience preferred.
  9. Position requires support of plant maintenance needs on overtime and call-ins outside of regular hours and on weekends.
 Qualifications:
  • Education: High school or equivalent.
  • Required Knowledge: Electrical theory, motor control, and wiring, instrumentation theory. Troubleshooting ability.
  • Experience Needed: Journeyman Electrician or equivalent.
  • Work in an industrial/chemical environment. (75% or more)