Industrial Electrician/Mechanic

Olam Americas Inc. - Fernley, NV

Full-time$25 an hour
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POSITION TITLE: INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICIAN/ MECHANIC

NUMBER OF POSITIONS: ONE (1)

HOURLY RATE: STARTING AT $25.00 DEPENDING UPON EXPERIENCE

DEPARTMENT: MAINTENANCE

CATEGORY: FULL TIME HOURLY

POSITION SUMMARY:
Olam Spices and Ve This position is under the direction of the Plant Maintenance Supervisor and is at a qualified electrician level. Responsible for installations of electrical control systems, wiring, and components. Safe repair of industrial electrical and mechanical equipment. Strong trouble-shooting abilities. Special project coordination and technical support.

PRIMARY DUTIES INCLUDE:
Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose electrical faults, plc's, low-high voltage electrical installations, VFD's and valves, as needed for plant maintenance
Ability to use electrical testing equipment (i.e. meters, ammeters, testers, megohmmeter, etc.)
Adhere to strict safety controls and compliance for the safe operation of equipment, components and personal health and safety
Perform periodic inspections of electrical systems, providing support for system upgrades and replacements
Inspect newly installed electrical equipment and lighting to ensure safe operation as well as code compliance
Installations of electrical wiring, panel construction, control systems, and electrical components
Maximize uptime, ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing work orders and preventive maintenance requirements on engines,
motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems and production machines; troubleshooting of malfunctions.
Maintain accurate records of work performed, materials used, and associated costs as necessary for project tracking
Participation in employee training as it relates to GMP's, Health and Safety, periodic technical training as it relates to internal development
Daily maintenance shop housekeeping/organization in compliance with Food Safety and GMP Housekeeping programs

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
High School Education or GED
Industrial Electrical Technical courses in Industrial Technology and/or
3-5 years work experience in the industrial electrical installations, repairs and technical support for industrial equipment, electrical controls, and ancillary equipment.
Skilled in all phases of Maintenance to include mechanical and welding. Ability to read meters, schematic diagrams, blueprints, rules and other measuring instruments.
MUST be available to work extended days and hours (10 or 12 hour shifts)
Strong team player - good communication (written and verbal), with the ability to train others.
Self motivated with a strong dedication for success, taking pride in workmanship.
Work effectively in a team environment, positive attitude.
We offer a competitive hourly rate and comprehensive benefit package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K) as well as opportunities for personal and professional growth. If you are a motivated individual who seeks a stimulating and rewarding career, we invite you to join our team.

OLAM Spices and Vegetable Ingredients provides equality of opportunity for all persons with respect to hiring without discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, or sexual orientation.