Electrician

SIMS Metal Management - Redwood City, CA (30+ days ago)3.4


Job Summary:
Create, maintain, and repair the electronic components and equipment used at the MRP and the Shredder.

Primary Responsibilities:
Inspect electrical equipment and evaluate how well it is working.
Perform motor and transformer maintenance & repairs.
Maintain and replace (as needed) manual & automatic control devices (sensors, controllers, actuators, PLCs etc.)
Maintain the facility’s electric grid (4160 v, 480 v, 120 v).

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, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Industrial/Electrical Engineer background
Associates degree in electrical, or, electronic engineering technology, or 5 years of related work experience.
Knowledge and understanding of the National Electric Code (NEC) and the California Electric Code.
Must have good deductive reasoning skills to identify electrical problems in complex electrical grids, isolate the problems and fix them.
Manual dexterity: must be able to use hand tools and handle small electrical components & pull wires.
Must pass pre-employment physical and drug screen.
Ability to speak and understand English
Ability to read and comprehend instructions, electrical blue prints, procedures, correspondence & memos.
Requirements

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or bend. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Benefits

**Very Competitve Salary***

As the world’s leading metal and electronics recycler, Sims Metal Management believes that our benefits programmes reflect a commitment to excellence for our valued employees.

Sims Metal Management strives to provide competitive employee benefits packages in the regions in which we operate. Our wide range of employee services, competitive wages, paid time off (PTO), health, an Employee Assistance Program and other benefits are designed to help eligible employees make the best decisions for themselves, their family, and their lifestyle.

Additionally, Sims Metal Management offers employees the opportunity to earn bonus pay based on individual and business performance, above and beyond base salary. We believe this program helps encourage our employees to strive for operational excellence.