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Plant Electrician

We need a motivated, self-driven Plant Electrician to work in Reedley. This position is responsible for preventative maintenance and trouble shooting of an industrial electrical system as well as all other physical systems associated with a packing facility such as electrical, water, and general building maintenance and repair.

Expectations

  • Execute daily electric system maintenance to meet or exceed Company standards
  • Work with staff to evaluate data and coordinate process control changes
  • Does maintenance of process equipment and facilities infrastructure
  • Performs regulatory and process control testing and inspections and review procedures and quality control to insure compliance with all applicable standards and regulations
  • Prepare for and respond to electric system emergencies
  • Collaborates in maintenance and construction projects
  • Identifies equipment repair and improvement needs
  • Request equipment replacement parts and supplies
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience as a journeyman electrician in an industrial setting
  • In evaluating candidates for this position, the Company may consider a combination of education, training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the position.

Skills

  • Basic knowledge and experience trouble-shooting zone accumulation conveyor, wells, and pumps.
  • Have welding and fabricating experience.
  • Proficiency with PLC's and other industrial controls
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics, logic diagrams
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical/electronic components and industrial components
  • Proficiency with industrial wiring, installation of conduit, starters, motors (single and multiphase)
  • Knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC) and OSHA regulations
  • Knowledge of feeders, power circuits, limit switches, proximity switches, pressure switches, flow switches, pushbuttons, solenoids, encoders and lockout/tagout
  • Conversational Spanish is a plus.

Working Conditions

  1. This position reports to our Engineering Manager.
  2. You may have to work 12-14 hours a day and sometimes 6-days a week during our busy season (May-October). Being available 24X7 to react to emergencies during busy season is also expected.
  3. Local travel is required

Submit your résumé to: j.a.ramirez@gerawan.com

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All résumés are kept strictly confidential and will be seen only by the hiring manager for this position and the HR department.