• Springdale, AR
  • industrial
Springdale, AR
Pay: $85,000 per year
Job Purpose:
Our client is looking for a skilled Electrician to join their team in Springdale, AR. The Electrician will play a crucial role in supporting the company’s maintenance program, with a focus on plant equipment and building maintenance. The successful candidate will ensure that all maintenance activities comply with food safety policies and OSHA regulations.
Essential Functions:
  • Planning and Strategy: The Electrician will plan the details of working procedures by assessing replacement needs and required materials, developing a logical approach to address maintenance issues effectively.
  • Mechanical Systems: Troubleshoot and repair mechanical systems, including mechanical drive components, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Electrical Systems: Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems, such as wiring, circuits, fuses, switches, VFDs, contactors, circuit breakers, transformers, motors, and AC/DC motor drives.
  • Preventive Maintenance: Perform preventive and predictive maintenance on all plant equipment.
  • Building Maintenance: Conduct building maintenance and repairs, which may involve HVAC systems, cooling systems, lighting, powered industrial trucks, floor scrubbers, and plumbing.
  • Electronic Equipment: Analyze circuits, wiring diagrams, and drawings to install, repair, calibrate, service, or replace electronic devices and systems.
  • PLC Expertise: Troubleshoot PLCs and electrical control circuits.
  • Safety Focus: Report any food safety and quality issues to the appropriate personnel immediately. Advise and caution operators and mechanics about potential electrical problems and associated risks.
  • Compliance: Comply with all food safety requirements, training, policies, and procedures.
  • Equipment Service: Service electronic equipment by checking, testing, and replacing faulty components, circuits, printed circuit boards, and similar electronic devices.
  • Teamwork: Work both independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team to complete assigned tasks efficiently.
Qualifications (Education/Experience):
  • A 2-year degree in electronics/maintenance mechanics or a minimum of 5 years in a maintenance mechanic role, with experience in hydraulics, pneumatics, machine shop, electricity, or electronics.
  • Proficiency in PLC troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and experience in using such systems.
  • Welding Skills: Ability to perform stick, MIG, and/or TIG welding to sanitary standards.
  • Intermediate computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Familiarity with 5S methodology.
  • Problem-Solving: Ability to solve practical problems and address a variety of concrete variables in situations where limited standardization exists.
  • Strong mathematical skills for identifying solutions.
  • Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment and adjust to changing demands.

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