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Atlanta, Georgia

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Description
At Schwan’s Company, we are driven to bring our customers delicious foods and reliable services. That's how we grew from a "one-man-and-a-truck" delivery business in rural Minnesota to a multibillion-dollar private company with thousands of team members nationwide. Our commitment to delicious foods shows in all we do, from careful ingredient selection and quality food making to delivering a great experience wherever you shop and eat.
The foods we make reach customers in many ways. We deliver directly to our customer's homes through our popular food-delivery business, offer well-known retail brands such as Red Baron®, Freschetta®, and Tony's® pizzas, Pagoda® snacks and appetizers, and Mrs. Smith's® and Edwards® desserts, and bring innovative food solutions to our customers in the food-service industry. To learn more, visit us at http://www.schwanscompany.com.
This position, under general supervision, is responsible for electrical troubleshooting, installation, preventative maintenance, and repair ofassigned production machinery, mechanical equipment, and/or property to ensurecontinuous and effective operation.
If you meet our job qualifications and become a member of our team, we will further train you on the following job duties and provide you with an excellent benefits package.
Company Benefits
We offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to assist our employees and their families with their financial security, health and well-being. In addition to a competitive base pay, we offer a variety of benefit programs.
  • Health, Life, Dental and Vision Plans
  • 401(k) Program with a Company Match
  • Profit Sharing based on company results
  • Two weeks paid vacation for new hires
  • Employee discounts on company products

Shift: FIRST (1st)

Hours: 5:00AM - 1:30PM EST

Starting Wage: 23.00
Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Perform standard repairs and assists in receiving, adjusting, and installing new plant equipment using a variety of power hand and shop tools as required
  • Assist in the diagnosis of electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and similar problems and apply appropriate corrective action
  • Read and interpret schematic drawings and diagrams
  • Assist with major repairs and/or construction required to plant buildings and equipment, primarily electrical in nature
  • Perform preventative electrical repairs on electrical cords and motors and assists with preventative maintenance on equipment replacement of parts
  • Runs conduit and pulls electrical wire to wire new and used equipment; helps replace starters, relays, switches, and fuses in electrical panels; helps replace main and auxiliary disconnects as required
  • Perform advanced electrician duties including but not limited to checking heater packs on motor starters, checking for open circuit in control wiring, using an Ohm meter to Ohm a heater, using electrical schematic to determine control wiring and checking/troubleshooting single phasing of three phase systems.
  • Set up metal detectors
  • Participate in and successfully complete management-assigned training directed at increasing job-related trade skills
  • Train Maintenance employees in keeping all equipment in good repair and regularly serviced
  • Work in a safe manner with a sense of urgency while maintaining a safe and orderly work area

Qualifications

Education: Associates degree or equivalent experience.

Years of Related Experience: 2-5 years of related experience
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Ability to perform basic maintenance and advanced electrician duties.
  • Must understand solid state circuitry and 110V, 220V, 440V and 480V systems
  • Ability to bend and proper size conduit based on wire conductors; ability to size starters and frequency drives; ability to size fusing and motor wires based on motor amperage
  • Ability to use electrical schematics, diagnose problems with programmable controllers on  equipment, and operate electrical testing equipment and machining equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret safety documents, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Intermediate knowledge of Arc Flash
  • Ability to complete work orders and enter the required paperwork into a computer
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure
  • Ability to obtain a valid forklift license
  • Ability to pass a standardized hands-on electrical aptitude assessment
  • Must be able to lift ninety (90) lbs.
The employing subsidiaries of Schwan’s Company are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class.
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Job Type: Non-exempt Business Unit: SFC Global Supply Chain, Inc. Req #: 19005782

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