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Industrial Electrician - Quakertown, PA - 100913

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Job ID:  100913
Summary
This role is responsible for ensuring proper electrical functioning of plant equipment and machinery and to troubleshoot any electrical/electronic malfunctioning and complete appropriate repairs and maintenance 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 * Maintain and repair all existing electrical/electronic equipment in the production areas
 * Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment
 * Operate mechanical tasks as directed by supervisor
 * Prepare maintenance reports for management as directed
 * Maintain strict documentation of all plant electrical circuitry
 * Provide general lead electrician support
 * Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, process sheets, and assembly schematic drawings
 * Diagnose and test malfunctioning machinery and discuss malfunction with other facility personnel
 * Replace or repair faulty electrical/electronic components of machine
 * Calibrate and adjust all electrical/electronic equipment according to manufacturer’s specifications
 * Do minor troubleshooting, programming, and maintenance for programmable logic controller based equipment
 * Repair and programming of various manufacturers of PLCs & HMIs
 * Maintain proper stock of tools, and electrical parts to perform routine work.
 * All other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

Requirements / Education / Experience
 * Associate’s degree or completion of Technical School and Apprenticeship program or equivalent in training, experience and education
 * Minimum of 5 years industrial experience in electrical support functions
 * Must be knowledgeable of OSHA and other required safety requirements, especially those related to electrical/electronic operations and components
 * Able to read and understand electrical schematics and blueprints
 * Working knowledge of three phase motors, programmable controls, circuits, computer interfaces and National Electrical Code
 * Must have a clean, valid drivers license 

Physical Environment
 * Ability to lift, push or pull 60 pounds or more
 * Requires often climbing, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, stooping, and twisting
 * Able to use tools and equipment to repair and provide maintenance while standing, crouching, stretching, extending extremities and under extreme work environments

What Oldcastle Offers You
 * A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
 * Highly competitive base pay
 * Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
 * Group retirement savings program
 * Health and wellness programs

Lawn and Garden is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE/Vet/Disability.. 
Lawn and Garden is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

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