Electrical Technician (FG – Pasco, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company and R.D. Offutt Company have recently established a joint venture to begin operating a vegetable processing facility in the spring of 2018. This new state-of-the-art facility will provide high quality value added vegetable products to QSR, Food Service and Retail customers throughout North America. We currently have an Electrical Technician position available at our facility in Pasco, WA. SummaryThe Electrical Technician works independently troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining electrical equipment and ensures all equipment is in safe working condition within the packaging and processing areas of a vegetable processing facility. Responsibilities
Maintains all electrical systems from low voltages to 4160 volt Repairs or replaces all electrical devices including but not limited to: breaker panels, motor starters, heaters, fuses, lights, AC drives, motors, electrical switches, etc., all in accordance with state and federal codes including company policies and procedures. Maintains and troubleshoots VFDs, soft starts, lighting and control circuits Must be able to install plant equipment, run conduits, pull wire, install switches, breaker panels, etc. as needed to supply power to plant electrical apparatus Works with electrical meters such as amp clamps, volt meters, analog meters, meggers, etc. Must be able to assist all other maintenance personnel in the event of a major plant break down Assists the Instrumentation/PLC Technician Performs other duties as assigned Requirements
High School Diploma or GED Good knowledge of computer systems Must be familiar with automated control systems and be able to read, understand and maintain electrical drawings and manuals Prior experience in a processing environment Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills Ability to read and write in English Ability to work any shift, weekend and overtime if required Ability to balance multiple tasks, be flexible and work well under pressure Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision and exercise good judgment Hourly Pay:
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