Industrial Manufacturing Electrician

West Fraser

Posted Under: Jacksonville, Florida jobs in Construction; Construction jobs in zipcode 32099
Posted On: 2017-07-16 03:00:00

West Fraser Timber Co is looking to hire an Industrial Manufacturing Electrician in Whitehouse, Florida.

West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. is an integrated forest products company producing lumber, wood chips, fiberboard, plywood, pulp, and newsprint. Today, the company carries on its operations through subsidiary companies and joint ventures owned directly or indirectly by the companys principal operating subsidiary West Fraser Mills. West Fraser, Inc. is the companys wholly-owned subsidiary in the United States. The business has 15 lumber producing locations throughout the U.S. South.

The position is located at Whitehouse, Florida.

The Industrial Manufacturing Electrician will be responsible for troubleshooting, correcting, and maintaining all electrical equipment within the manufacturing facility.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Test electrical systems and circuits in electrical wiring, equipment or fixtures
Inspect electrical systems, equipment or components to identify hazards, defects or repair
Troubleshoot, program and upgrade Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
Work with vendors to identify needed parts and recommend to Supervisor
Understand and update instrumentation loop diagrams, E & I drawings, blueprints and schematics
Program AC & DC variable speed drivers
Update power distribution system, MCC and switch gears
Install electrical equipment

Required skills and experience include:

Lock-out procedures
Detail and accuracy oriented
Planning and organizing skills
Communication skills
Problem analysis and problem-solving skills
Works well in a team
Highly motivated

Other required skills:

Be willing to work rotating shifts
Able to work overtime and willing to be on-call to support 24/7 operations
Have 4-5 years of Electrician work experience in Industrial/Manufacturing environment
Must have High School Diploma or GED
Must successfully complete a pre-employment back ground, drug screen, and physical

Experience with:

Allen Bradley PLC5
Allen Bradley ControlLogix 5000
Allen Bradley Panelviews
Allen Bradley CommunicationsDevicenet & Ethernet
Scanning and Optimization systems within the Lumber Business (Baxley, USNR)
Process Network Communication Systems and ComponentsEthernet & Fiber Optic

West Fraser, Inc. offers competitive benefits including:

Life Insurance
401-K Savings Plans

All persons meeting the criteria above are encouraged to apply, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

West Fraser, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D
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