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Electrician I - 2nd shift ($19.00/hr + $1.50 shift change)

Salina, Kansas

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This position under direct supervision is responsible for electrical troubleshooting installation preventative maintenance and repair of assigned production machinery mechanical equipment and/or property to ensure continuous and effective operation.

Performs simple to standard repairs and assist in receiving adjusting and installing new plant equipment insuring the proper electrical performance; operating a variety of power hand and shop tools as required.

Assists in the diagnosis of electrical mechanical plumbing and similar problems and apply appropriate corrective action.

Reads and interprets schematic drawings and diagrams required to perform maintenance on or install plant equipment.

May assist with major repairs and/or construction required to plant buildings and equipment primarily electrical in nature.

Performs 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.

Performs basic electrical duties including but not limited to using a voltage/ohm meter to check motor windings fuses line voltage output and transformer output using an amp meter to amp a motor using motor leads to reverse a motor using an electrical schematic to determine machine line voltage fuse sizing and transformer incoming and outgoing voltages and checking/troubleshooting single phase and three phase wiring.

Participates in and successfully completes training directed at increasing job-related trade skills as mandated by management/supervisor

Helps train Maintenance employees in keeping all equipment in good repair and regularly serviced.

Notifies lead or supervisor of electrical or related problems as required.

Performs all duties in accordance with USDA company policy and established procedures and maintains clean work area.

Responsible to conduct yourself and ensure your subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company mission values code of ethics policies and other standards of conduct.


Education: Associates degree or equivalent experience.

Years of Related Experience: 0-2 years of related experience.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to perform all Maintenance Mechanic 1 duties; Basic electrical skills required; Arc Flash trained; must understand solid state circuitry; Must understand 110V. 220V 440V and 480V systems; Must be able to lift ninety (90) lbs; Ability to read electrical schematics diagnose problems with programmable controllers on equipment and operate electrical testing equipment and machining equipment; Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals; Ability to complete work orders carry out instructions furnished in written oral or diagram form and complete required paperwork; Ability to add subtract multiply divide in all units of measure using whole numbers common fractions and decimals and calculate figures and amounts such as proportions percentages area circumference and volume; Ability to expand knowledge and skills via on-the-job and formal training directed at increasing job-related skills as mandated by management/Supervisor including all required OSHA training; Ability to learn basic computer skills including SAP Maintenance Module; Ability to comply with all general safety policies and procedures in accordance with Company Local State and Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations; Ability to obtain a valid forklift license.

The employing subsidiaries of The Schwan Food 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.
Job Type: Non-exempt
Business Unit: SFC Global Supply Chain, Inc.
Req #: 19003490
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