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Cedar Point, IL
$55,000 - $60,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Dec 16, 2016
Job ID
Manufacturing & Production
You're the kind of Electrician who is detail oriented and a driven professional who desires to succeed. You excel at preventative maintenance for your facility and all types of equipment. You're known for your ability to effectively perform tests to determine the root cause of malfunctions. You enjoy a challenging work environment with many benefits and opportunities to develop and grow with in your organization.

Your unique ability to learn from the operators and work closely with Supervisors, Maintenance Technicians, Maintenance Engineers and Maintenance Planners, to work from work requests and determine objectives of the jobs is exactly the kind of talent we need. And now, you're looking for just the right career opportunity to showcase your talents. 

 As a Shift Electrician based out of our Peru, IL plant, you'll be a key member of the electrical team which is responsible for repairs and maintenance for all machinery and equipment such as conveyor systems, hydraulic components and mechanical equipment such as AC/DC drivers and servomotors, pneumatic components, conveyor systems, production machines and equipment. 

Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as AC/DC drivers and servomotors, pneumatic components, hydraulic components, conveyor systems, production machines and equipment. 
Observes all production, finishing and support equipment to determine root cause of malfunction; 
Performs necessary maintenance to the equipment and machinery to repair or replace the defective parts; 
May perform a variety of electrical tests to determine exact cause of issue; 
Perform adjustments and calibration procedures on various forms of process equipment; 
Perform Preventative Maintenance as instructed on all equipment/machinery/facility; 
Make necessary electrical installations and/or repairs, services plant boilers, autoclaves and gas fired ovens. 
Works with each department providing necessary electrical support to ensure day-to-day maintenance issues are resolved; and 
Maintain an electronic log of any highlights occurring during shift coverage. 

At least 2 years Industrial Electrical experience in a continuous operating (24/7) manufacturing environment. 
Possess hands on knowledge of 480V motors & Servo Motors 
Understanding PLC’s required – preferably AB PLC5, SLC500 or Control Logix 
Understanding of control devices – encoders, tachs, linear transducers & PID Control 
Must have proven experience and ability in mechanical, electrical and electronic maintenance troubleshooting techniques; 
Must have the ability to demonstrate working knowledge of mechanical/electrical principles/concepts; 
Ability to read, understand & troubleshoot electrical systems from drawings. 
Ability to work with minimal supervision; and proven ability to work in a safe manner.
Does applicant have PLC experience 
Does applicant have manufacturing experience 
Is applicant able to work in hot & cold environment 
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No

Bonus Eligible - No 
Overtime Eligible - No 

Ideal candidate is someone who has PLC experience and has worked in a manufacturing environment.