Electrical Technician

Roeslein & Associates - Red Bud, IL3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $43,000 - $59,000 a year
Roeslein & Associates was founded in 1990, specializing in engineering, modular fabrication and construction services. The company has product offerings in both the container manufacturing industry and the process and energy sectors with annual revenues over $200 million. Its 600+ employees are spread throughout offices in St. Louis, MO (HQ); Red Bud, IL; Denver, CO; Hollister, California; Northampton, UK; and Shanghai, China. To find out more, please visit www.roeslein.com.

Reporting to the Electrical Team Leader, this experienced position will be responsible for mounting, wiring, and installing, and troubleshooting various electrical systems and projects. Works with electrical engineers for solution development.

Analyzes blue prints, schematics, and drawings of electrical systems.
Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, and fixtures using hand tools and power tools.
Diagnose malfunctioning system components using test equipment and locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with electrical codes.
Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures using testing devices such as ohmmeters and voltmeters to ensure compatibility and safety of the system.
Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures based on job specifications and local codes.
Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to safety codes.
Understands complex electrical systems and helps to define project requirements.
Diagnoses causes of electrical problems or failures for the purpose of identifying equipment and/or systems repair.
Interpret data from electrical diagrams and schematics and complete wiring of electrical systems.
Mount junction boxes.
Complete wire terminations.
Installs, troubleshoots, and repairs electrical system components (i.e. motors, drives, etc.).
Use electrical test equipment, schematics and technical manuals.
Read and understand pull schedules for electrical systems.
Cut, bend, and install conduit per electrical specifications.
Trouble shoot building control systems, motors and equipment.
Utilize lean manufacturing techniques and programs.
Regular attendance in accordance with the attendance policy.
Conduct activities in a safe and healthy manner and work in accordance with established safety and company requirements.

Provide personal tools according to the department tool list.
Perform set-up, material handling duties, and minor general maintenance.
Responsible for area housekeeping.
Participate in the processes of continuous improvement including efforts to meet company smart goals.
Promote a positive working environment in order to achieve the organization’s goals.
Perform other duties as assigned.

Work is performed in an uncontrolled atmosphere. Exposure to harsh conditions—such as: dust, fumes, chemicals, hazardous materials, noise, and varying weather and temperatures. Potential exposure to jobsites both domestically and internationally; living accommodations in some foreign assignments may not meet expected U.S. standards.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to walk, stand, lift, push, pull, use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk and hear. Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. on a regular basis is required. Must be able to stand/walk 90% of the time and sit 10% of the time. Requires the ability to work from heights while utilizing the appropriate PPE for each situation.

High School Diploma or G.E.D. is preferred.
Associates Degree in Electrical, Control Systems Technology, or a related field is strongly preferred.
Five (5) years of industrial electrical experience is required.
Industrial building maintenance experience required.
Ability to read blue prints, line and schematic drawings, and ladder logic is required.
High Voltage AC and Low Voltage DS experience is required.
NFPA70 training required.
Knowledge of the NEC code is required.
Ability to handle multiple time sensitive projects and issues.
Must work well under pressure.
Strong math skills are required.
Must be able to perform job responsibilities at heights.
Experience with hand held tools and assembling parts is required.
Must possess the ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel, both hourly and management, in a team environment.
Ability to work flexible hours including, but not limited to, frequent and mandatory overtime, and weekends are required.
Must comply with Roeslein’s core values for the safe and efficient operation of the business and maintain sound relationships among and with employees.

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