Reference : 569339

Maintenance Electrician

  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 06/12/2019

Position description

EHS and 5S

  • Ensure safe work environment in plant
  • Be LOTO authorized
  • Plant ESO
  • Demonstrate active preventive engagement in EHS through preforming STOP Observations and safety/environmental reporting
  • Recommend and implement electrical safety procedures and PPE in accordance with company standards
  • Complete assigned monthly safety walk through
  • Provide clarification of policies and provide training in a classroom and one on one settings
  • Manage the electrical safety training courses as appropriate
  • Identify, eliminate, and / or communicate any unsafe conditions
  • Complying to all PPE requirements
  • Comply with all CertainTeed Siding and EHS Policies
  • Maintain and improve cleanliness of assigned working areas
  • Develop JSAs and OPLs for maintenance related work
  • Participate in New & Altered audits and reviews
  • Conduct contractor safety training as needed



  • Perform a variety of tasks, which require a thorough knowledge of wiring techniques, wiring tools, and equipment
  • Work from schematic, wiring diagrams, rough sketches, or manuals. Test various electrical circuits with a variety of test equipment
  • Recommend and/or maintain spare parts inventory of OEM parts and supplies.
  • Assemble and/or fit together cables to form complete units
  • Calibrate equipment in accordance to their particular specifications
  • Configure and troubleshoot and educate others on PLC systems
  • Program repair and educate other on robotic systems
  • Gather tools and supplies to be used at work site, keep tools in proper location when not in use
  • Check operations of machines lubricate equipment as specified, keep machines clean and make minor adjustments.
  • Move machines and robots within facilities that can be done with available equipment and manpower
  • Perform advanced mechanical repairs
  • Have a working knowledge of CMMS system ex. SAP.
  • Report maintenance metrics from SAP or other resources and assist in identifying gaps and correcting them
  • Assist Maintenance and Reliability Leader in work order assignment
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting of closed loop hydraulic systems including reading schematics


Skill Development

  • Participate in training regarding maintenance related topics including safety, electricity, fluid power, fabrication, equipment specific training
  • Utilize training to assist in skill development of other technical personnel



  • Be an active team member of one or more chartered teams and be a leader/sub leader in another
  • Be an active member of corporate teams as required
  • Be able to Lead / co-lead WCM teams
  • Participate in new equipment focused teams


  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED), Associates degree preferred
  • 4 maintenance certifications preferred (i.e. hydraulics, automation, PLC, etc.)
  • 5+ year electrical maintenance experience
  • Industrial and machine tool experience a plus
  • Basic computer skills required, intermediate skills a plus

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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