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Electrical Technician

Jacksonville, FL - Plant

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Other duties may be assigned.

Skill Set A                                                                                                                                                 

  • Meet all Safety Training Requirements
  • Know and wear all PPE (personal protective equipment) properly
  • Know location of all emergency stops
  • Housekeeping
  • Basic repair of auxiliary components
  • Operate hand  and power tools
  • Read micrometer, calipers and depth gauges
  • Understand basic plant machine function
  • Assist in repairing machinery
  • Minor forklift repair
  • Change straps, heads, etc. on welder
  • Butt welder adjustment and repair
  • Stripper adjustments and repair
  • Lighting/Ballast
  • Obtain Forklift License
  • Operate Man Lift
  • In-depth knowledge of electrical safety and general safety requirements
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of safe and proper use of basic electrical diagnostic equipment (volt/ohm meters, meggers, etc.)

Skill Set B                                                                                                                                                          

  • Basic multimeter functions(fuses, conductivity)
  • Familiarity of plant production equipment
  • Basic repair of auxiliary components
  • Knowledge of Polarity on all Welders
  • Troubleshoot Polarity training
  • Basic electrical repair on all plant equipment
  • Basic troubleshooting skills (hydraulics, electrical, mechanical)
  • Basic Mechanical Repair on all plant equipment
  • Basic Knowledge of welder and draw machine operating capability

 

Skill Set C                                                                                                                                                                   

  • Ability to remove and install all motors, reconnect to load and test run
  • Read blueprints, schematics, electrical diagrams and symbols
  • Must be able to diagnose and correct fairly complex problems in the AC motor drives, DC motor drives and induction furnace drives
  • Must be proficient in all aspects of machine troubleshooting, electrical and mechanical
  • Troubleshoot electrical power distribution systems and make replacements as needed
  • Ability to operate all Draw Machines and Welders for the purpose of troubleshooting their functions

 

Skill Set D                                                                                                                                                                          

  • Advanced electrical circuits - relays, contactors, motors, starters, DC drives
  • 24V, 110V, 220V, 277V, 480V.
    • Adjust, calibrate, potentiometer on Moog Servo motor
  • Draw Electrical Schematics
  • Demonstrate ability to troubleshoot complex electrical systems utilizing tools such as ohm meter, volt meter, oscilloscope and computer software
  • Ability to read a set of electrical prints and install wire machinery to manufacturers specifications
  • Solder electrical and electronic components
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of safe and proper use of the more advanced electrical diagnostic equipment used at NC plant (AC powered oscilloscopes, recording volt/ammeters)
  • Troubleshoot and repair control systems that utilize programmable controllers and similar devices
  • Responsible to train others
  • Lead Overhaul
  • Be on call for afterhours service calls
  • Welders
  • Shear
  • Coiler
  • Demag Cranes
  • Draw Machines
  • P. L. C.'s (TI - Siemens,Mitsubishi)
  • Setup, Calibrate, AC-DC Drive
  • Install welder transformer (according to print)

 

Skill Set E                                                                                                                                                                      

  • Must be competent in planning and completing preventive maintenance
  • Must be proactive in plant improvements
  • Must demonstrate the ability to assist in planning and direct installation of equipment
  • Must demonstrate the ability to lead a small crew on a project
  • Must be able to make program modifications within PLC's and provide necessary documentation for such modifications
  • Must be able to program digital motor controllers
  • Must be able to understand financial processes and perform cost analysis of installations or modifications to equipment
  • Must be able to install new control equipment such as drivers, controllers and motors
  • Must provide proof of successful completion of formal training by an acknowledged AC or DC drives school (Reliance, EEI, Siemens)

 

Skill Set F                                                                                                                                                                                        

  • Must provide documentation showing completion of formal training in the electrical field
  • Must provide documentation of professional or technical (Associate's degree in Electrical or Electronics).  An equivalent combination of education and work related experience may be acceptable.  Minimum of five (5) year's work related experience is required.
  • Must have exhibited competency in training and developing personnel.
  • Must have trained personnel in Skill Sets A - E

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Employee Benefits

  • Health Care Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • Flexible Spending Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company-paid Life
  • Company-paid AD&D
  • Company-paid Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Savings & Retirement Plan
  • Incentive Programs
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Jury Duty Pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement
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