Lead Instrumentation Maintainence Technician
Founded in 1818, Bunge is a leading agribusiness and food company with integrated operations that circle the globe, stretching from the farm field to the retail shelf. Bunge has 35,000 plus employees at more than 400 facilities in 40 countries. Bunge’s North American operations supply raw and processed agricultural commodities and specialized food ingredients to a wide range of customers in the animal feed, food processor, foodservice and bakery industries. With headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, Bunge North America and its subsidiaries operate grain elevators, oilseed processing plants, edible oil refineries and packaging facilities, and corn, wheat and rice mills in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Position Summary:The Lead E& I Technician that will be responsible for the support and installation of the site control systems, process control, and for the quality and safe execution of daily and asset reliability of maintenance, electrical and instrumentation work within the site.Successful candidates will possess the knowledge, skills and abilities required for new equipment installation. Creating and organizing the drawings and documentation to provide internal and external labor the information to install PLC controls for process equipment.Directs internal and external labor to complete electrical work in a timely manner and on schedule.Support existing electrical equipment maintenance needs including motors, 480VAC starters, VFDs, PLC equipment, metal detectors, color sorters and various instruments.Disassembles, inspects, trouble-shoots, cleans, repairs, and reassembles equipment such as process instrumentation, valves, With appropriate electrical qualifications, certification and experience and/or training can work on 480 voltage equipment, performs other advanced maintenance tasks such as, interlock testing, calibrations, PLC troubleshooting and programming, etc.Works with electricians as a technical resource and mentor to help them solve problems.Core Functions: Facilitates excellent environmental, health and safety performance Familiar with both electrical construction and maintenance in manufacturing facility. Experience with 480V systems, three phase motor control circuits Familiar with Electrical Code requirements for hazardous location installations Able to interpret mechanical drawings in order to design and produce CAD drawings of electrical system for new equipment Direct outside contractors on project work Assist electrician in installation and troubleshooting of electronic equipment such as VFDs, Solid State starters, PLCs, and electronic equipment for temperature, speed, air flow, and other devices necessary for plant operation 5-10 years experience as a journeyman electrician preferred Responsible for programming and maintaining PLC, HMI, and control Ethernet systems in the plant Shared on call responsibilities for plant support of electrical issues with plant process equipment Other duties as assignedSkill/Experience Requirements: Associates degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, or Journeyman Electrician (Preferred) 2-3 years of equivalent experience programming, troubleshooting and repairing PLCs (Rockwell/Allen Bradley, Square D SyMax) and distributive control systems. Experience in AutoCAD (Preferred) Comprehension of electrical schematics, blue prints, and P&ID drawings. Experienced in different brands of variable frequency drives Experienced with maintenance, set-up, and calibration of all types of process instrumentation Good verbal and written communication skills Candidate must be friendly, collaborative, intelligent and hard working.Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.