?Position DescriptionJob DescriptionZen Noh Grain Corp is recruiting for a Maintenance Electrician job at our facility in Convent, LA. The Maintenance Electrician is responsible for our facilities electrical maintenance needs, including installation, maintenance, repair and rebuild of machinery. This is a hands-on opportunity for a motivated, flexible individual to help drive our productivity. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now!The maintenance electrician regularly inspects and evaluates electrical and electronic equipment to ensure that it operates efficiently and safely, follows recommended maintenance schedule for cleaning and lubricating equipment, and maintains records on equipment status and maintenance. The maintenance electrician studies blueprints and schematics and determines methods, materials, and equipment needed to complete the assignment. They connect wires to plugs, switches, controls, light fixtures, traffic controls, appliances, motors, breaker panels, and switchboards. Maintenance electricians splices wires by stripping insulation from wire leads, twisting, clamping, and/or soldering leads together and applying insulating terminal caps using a variety of hand tools; makes underground waterproof splices. They disassemble, repair and reassemble or replace defective electrical equipment such as plugs, switches, outlets, controls, ballasts, motors and appliances using hand tools, test equipment, and service manuals. The maintenance electrician will test installations to check and insure continuity of the circuit, and the compatibility and safety of all components using test equipment such as an ohmmeter, amp meter, voltmeter, oscilloscope, or battery buzzer. They will measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and install electrical conduit, junction, switch, outlet boxes, and switch boards using hand tools and such special equipment as mechanical drills, cutters, benders, and threaders. A maintenance electrician cleans and lubricates equipment, and maintains records on equipment status and maintenance. The maintenance electrician will install and repair telephones, light fixtures, electrical controls, motors, and appliances using hand tools and electric drills.Maintenance electricians pulls wire through conduit. They determine materials needed for most frequently occurring repair work, prepares requisitions, and monitors inventory. A maintenance electrician cleans and maintains tools and performs routine maintenance on special equipment used in electrician's work. Maintenance electricians assist in training lower-level Electricians and others?Responsibilities for this Maintenance Electrician job include:?Manage the plants electrical needs, including installation of new equipment, as well as maintenance, repair, and rebuild of existing machinery.?Troubleshoot and track progress on open work orders, ensuring timely resolution of issues.?Program electronic components such as PLCs, and other modules.Install and repair electrical panels, motors, starters, and other electrical components.Ensure safety practices are followed at all times.?Ability to accommodate a flexible schedule, occasionally working evenings and weekends.Ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks, requiring good time-management, organizational, problem-prevention and problem-solving skills.Excellent oral communication skills, maintaining composure, effectiveness, and flexibility under pressure.Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with individuals and groups at all organization levels; ability to work independently and as part of a team.Strong analytical skills with the ability to accurately define task parameters and objectives, then gather detailed, relevant data from appropriate sources.Position RequirementsQualifications:?High School Diploma or equivalentCompletion of NCCER Electrical Level 3 or Job experience of 3 years?Background in PLC and OEM programming, as well as debugging relay logicHigh comfort level reading electrical and mechanical diagramsMust have a valid First Aid certificationBeginner level PLC knowledgeBeginner level HMI knowledgeBasic understanding of Compuweigh scale systemBasic understanding of the Gates around the elevatorAble to properly fill out FGIS paperwork for various tasks?Working Knowledge of MCC buckets and startersInstruct how to properly use the required PPE for jobMaintains equipment operationsInstall and troubleshoot electric motorsUse of test equipmentBasic troubleshooting of Control CircuitsInstallation and maintenance of lighting and receptaclesGeneral knowledge of electrical blueprints and drawingsRequired to stand; walk; climb or balanceRequired to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds?Required to talk, hear, and smell?Able to work over waterRequired to reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawlVision abilities required include color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus?Required to use hands to finger, handle or feelApply for this job.