Reference : USA00775

Industrial Electrician - Las Vegas, NV

  • Technical Production
  • United States Blue Diamond
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 08/08/2022

Position description

Why work for us? At Saint-Gobain, our employees have pride in belonging to an organization whose culture is made up of these core values: Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Our company encourages diversity and inclusion in all its forms while making the world a more beautiful and sustainable home. What’s the Job? In alignment with company vision, mission, values, and objectives, the electrician will troubleshoot, repair, maintain and improve electrical systems with intent of improving uptime and efficiency. This position is under the direction of the Plant Maintenance Supervisor and is at a qualified electrician level. Responsible for installations of electrical control systems, wiring, and components. Safe repair of industrial electrical and mechanical equipment. Strong trouble-shooting abilities. Special project coordination and technical support. • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose electrical conditions and faults, PLC's, low-high voltage electrical installations, VFD's and control valves as needed for Plant Maintenance • Ability to use electrical testing equipment (i.e. meters, ammeters, testers, me ohmmeter, etc.) • Adhere to strict safety controls and compliance for the safe operation of equipment, components and personal health and safety including the completion of periodic Safety Management Tool forms and Observational Safety Audit forms • Perform periodic and routine inspections of electrical systems, providing support for system upgrades and replacements • Inspect newly installed electrical equipment and lighting to ensure safe operation as well as code compliance • Installation of electrical wiring, panel construction, control systems, and electrical components • Maximize uptime, ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing work orders and preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems and production machines; troubleshooting of malfunctions and upset conditions • Maintain accurate records of work performed, materials used, and associated costs as necessary for project tracking utilizing the Plant SAP CMMS and mobile tablet applications as the primary PM Program application enabling work order execution and functioning • Participation in employee training as it relates to Compliance, GMP's, Health and Safety and periodic technical training as it relates to internal development • Daily Maintenance shop housekeeping/organization (GEMBA) in compliance with CertainTeed Safety and Housekeeping programs • Ability to learn and adapt to Gypsum Manufacturing equipment and theory of operation • Daily Maintenance shop housekeeping/organization (GEMBA) in compliance with CertainTeed Safety and Housekeeping programs • Maintains and understands all electrical and control system equipment in the area • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, electrical code specifications and schematics in order to effectively troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment • Diagnose and repair malfunctioning systems and components using test equipment • Completes required documentation for electrical maintenance projects • Completes assigned housekeeping duties on every shift • Performs other related duties that contribute to the success of the operation as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor


What do you bring? • High School Education or GED (2-3 years of industrial manufacturing experience can be substituted) • 3-5 years of work experience in the industrial electrical arena (no residential or commercial) including repairs and technical support for industrial equipment, electrical controls and ancillary equipment and/or Industrial Electrical Technical courses in Industrial Technology • Skilled in all phases of Maintenance to include electrical and mechanical understanding of operation and troubleshooting techniques • Ability to read meters, schematic diagrams, blueprints, rules and other measuring instruments • MUST be available to work extended days and hours (10 or 12 hour shifts) • Strong team player - good communication (written and verbal) with the ability to train others • Self-motivated with a strong dedication for success and pride in workmanship • Work effectively in a team environment with a positive attitude •

Additional Requirements

Preferred or Desired Qualifications • Industrial Manufacturing experience in a team based environment • Self-starter, with developed analytical and troubleshooting skills • Personal Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheet and presentation applications • Familiarity with World Class Manufacturing systems or Continuous Improvement systems • Good understanding of quality and product specifications • Knowledge of safe operating procedures.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall, and ceilings. A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

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