Industrial Electrician

Local insulation manufacturer is looking for candidates to fill an open Electrical position. This is a full-time, long-term position with reputable company. 
Electrical Qualifications
  • Electrical experience working in a heavy industrial environment is preferred
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Computer skills in MS Office; proficient in PowerPoint and Excel
  • Proficient in various aspects of troubleshooting and  machine repair
  • Knowledge of proper and safe use of shop equipment and tools
  • Knowledge of VFDs, A/C and D/C motor controls, and combustions systems
  • Knowledge of NEC code book
  • Ability to read and interpret ladder logic control schemes
  • Ability to install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair 480V, 3-phase power distribution systems, PLC's, VFDs, A/C and D/C motor controls, and combustion systems
  • Ability to observe safety and security procedures, report potentially unsafe conditions, and use equipment and materials properly
  • Ability to perform basic math functions, including mental calculation of simple equations and/or fractions
  • Ability to apply basic reading and writing skills
  • Ability to follow instructions and respond to requests for service and assistance
  • Ability to ensure quality and continuously looks for ways to improve and promote quality
  • Ability to work in a team environment and contribute to building a positive team spirit
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment while upholding organizational values
  • Ability to work ethically and with integrity to show respect and sensitivity for cultural differences, treat people with respect, and promote a harassment-free environment
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
 Electrical Responsibilities
  • Install conduit, wring and equipment with craftsmanship in a skilled and professional manner
  • Read and interpret electrical power distribution, control, ladder logic, piping and instrumentation diagrams
  • Install, commission, maintain, and troubleshoot A/C and DIC motor control equipment
  • Help maintain an organized storeroom area for spare parts
  • Install, troubleshoot, and repair 3-phase 460V power distribution systems, 120VAC control systems, and low voltage DC control systems
  • Install, maintain, and troubleshoot PLC and computer-based control systems. Use computer skills and computer-related equipment to diagnose problems with production equipment
  • Maintain and troubleshoot combustion equipment including gas trains, automatic control valves, and other gas-fired equipment
  • Understand, maintain, and repair process control loops
  • Determine if production equipment needs to be repaired or services; coordinate machine downtime and repairs with production management
  • Prioritize work when more than one issue needs addressed at a time
  • Take an active role in the requisitioning of parts/materials necessary for the continued operation of the plant
  • Perform preventative maintenance routines as scheduled and as needed
  • Know all safety warning signs and signals and take corrective action
  • Communicate maintenance issues with other shifts to ensure continuity of operation. Read and record comments in both Maintenance and Production logbooks
  • Use safe work practices and counsel other employees to do the same, as necessary. This includes understanding and complying with the lock-out/tag­ out procedures, remaining current on plant and safety matters and participating regularly in department/plant safety meetings
  • Ensure housekeeping in the Maintenance Department is maintained to a safe level and that equipment, tools, supplies, etc. are properly  stored at all times, as well as before leaving such area for breaks,  meal times, and end of the shift. Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work area
  • Must be able to report to work on time and work all hours required of the job, including mandatory overtime; may be required to occasionally cover shifts other than the one for which hired
  • Perform other work related duties and projects as directed
Electrical Pay
  • Beginning rate is $31.58/hour. Once hired, employees can take skills testing to be eligible to move up to Tier 2 Electrician and pay will transition to $33.76/hour. 
O2 Employment Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities or sincerely held religious beliefs to perform the essential functions of the position. This job appears on the O2 Staffing job board and Simpson University job board.

After a conditional job offer, you must participate in a background check. Qualified applicants with a criminal history will be considered pursuant to the California Fair Chance Act.