Electrician/PLC Technician Corona, California
Job Ref: 36448
2nd or 3rd shift PLC Electrician opening
Corona CA HR Direct Hire
- Shift: 3pm-1130pm or 9pm-5:30am
Job Description : ELECTRICIAN / PLC TECHNICIAN
Reports To: Maintenance Manager
Location: Corona, CA
Backed up By: Maintenance Manager
The Electrician/PLC technician is responsible for the maintenance (both preventative and emergent) and troubleshooting of electrical systems within the plant. The candidate will test/troubleshoot Power Distribution systems (wiring, VFDs, etc), PLC Processors, instrumentation, etc.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities (not restrictive)
• Be a member of the plant electrical organization and remain involved in electrical projects at the Company's-Corona plant.
• Test and troubleshoot power distribution systems, program VFD’s, PLC processors, instrumentation, etc. Setup and program drives, transmitters, etc.
• Assist with instrument calibrations
• Calibrate PIDs, I/P’s, etc. Set
• Responsible to work with electrical contractors as needed and validate work
• Provide equipment electrical functionality to maintenance and operations employees as needed
• Review and understand program logic; perform small modifications as needed.
• Responsible for work order execution and completion of electrical-related tasks as assigned
• Participate on the electrical preventative maintenance plan as assigned
• Responsible for creating, modifying, editing, and deleting work orders in the SAP system as needed
• Coordinate with vendors about new equipment and oversee the installation processes to make sure everything meets Company standards and specifications
• Communicate with corporate engineering and production and maintenance to resolve engineering and production or maintenance issues in the plants.
• Provide on call facility support and perform other duties as assigned.
• Provide timely planning of general work orders.
• Optimize planned maintenance routes (PM’s) and work with the Maintenance Manager.
• Optimize predictive maintenance practices (infrared, vibration and lubrication)
• Provide timely planning of Safety, USDA, Quality and General work orders.
• Provide a yearly equipment condition analysis.
• Own electrical components in the plant (VFD’s, instrumentation, wiring, motors, panels, PLC’s, etc.)
• Facilitate “break down analysis” for each equipment failure based on a priority impacting the production schedule; troubleshoot electrical issues in the field.
• Maintain equipment history and equipment documents in a useable library.
• Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualification & Experience Requirements
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
• Requires an Associates Degree or five to seven years related experience
• Required experience with Allen-Bradley software, ASII network,
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Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
• Ability to prioritize tasks, handle multiply projects simultaneously and delegate assignments to others.
• Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.
• Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or Human Resources
• Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
• Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill.
• Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, musical notes, etc.,)
Language, Computer & Numeracy:
• Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and written
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
• Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
• Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
• Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
• Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
• Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Typical Physical Activity
• Regularly involves talking or listening, sitting, and the use of hands and fingers.
• Regularly involves going up and down stairs.
• Frequently involves reaching with hands and arms, standing and walking.
• Occasionally involves crouching, stooping, kneeling and/or climbing or balancing.
• Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 100 pounds.
• Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, works with the fingers, and perceives attributes of objects and materials.
• Involves moderate physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of a primarily administrative nature.
• Should be able to identify and distinguish colors, see clearly at 20 inches or closer and 20 feet or more, observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point, judge distances and spatial relationships, and adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.
Typical Environmental Conditions
• May be exposed to moderate noise levels (i.e. office equipment, light traffic).
• May be exposed to moderate to high noise levels (i.e. production equipment, forklifts, heavy traffic).
• May be exposed to humidity, intense heat and cold, outdoor weather conditions, and fumes and toxic chemicals.
• May work in areas with mechanical moving parts, above ground with risk of fall, or areas with risk of electrical shock.