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Electrician

Company: The Judge Group
Location: Accomac
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Location: Accomac, VADescription: Position is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and installing electrical components within a production/manufacturing facility. Inspects equipment for proper functioning and performs preventative maintenance duties per manufacturer's specifications. Diagnoses electrical equipment issues, malfunctions and makes repairs or adjustments as needed. This position requires continuous work near heat, noise, gas, and chemicals. The position requires frequent lifting, climbing, standing, walking, crouching, squatting, bending and kneeling. The position may require weekend and/or holiday work. PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES: Troubleshooting, repairing and basic programming of PLC and its components ---Troubleshooting, repairing and basic programming of Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) ---Perform preventative maintenance on production equipment ---Troubleshoot and repair electrical controls, automation and all production equipment as needed ---Perform general housekeeping ---Upgrade production lines with new equipment/technology ---Work with outside contractors working on assigned line ---Change line for package changeovers ---Comply with GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICES, safety, and audit standards ---Work independently under limited supervision (self-management) ---Regular, reliable, predictable attendance BASIC

QUALIFICATIONS: ---18 years or older ---Pass the drug test; Pass the background check ---Pass technical assessment; Knowledge of automation, electrical systems, electronics, and power transmission ---Demonstrated understanding of PLC and variable frequency drive programming ---Must be able to work rotating shifts and available on call. HELPFUL EXPERIENCE: ---Experience as an Industrial Electrician OR trade school OR journeyman electrician OR possess a degree majoring in automation and electronics. ---Experience with troubleshooting and repairing 480 volt 3 phase, 220 volt 3 phase, control circuits and should expect to perform regular maintenance as required. ---Experience in PLC and variable frequency drive programming, preferably in the Allen-Bradley family of controllers. (e.g., industrial maintenance, computer control systems, etc.). ---Experience with basic electrical systems (e.g., starters, fuses, contacts, relays). ---Experience with mechanical systems (e.g., gear boxes, chains, sprockets, motors, seals, bearings, etc.). ---Experience with kinematics (e.g., line speed/sprocket size ratios, etc.). ---Experience with electronics (e.g., level probes, flow meters, drives/VFDs, etc.). ---Experience with SERVO (e.g., intelligent/robotic motors, encoders, etc.). ---Experience with troubleshooting (e.g., diagnostics, problem solving, etc.) ---Experience with schematics (e.g., electrical blueprints with switches, starters, maps, relays, fuses, etc.). ---Experience with GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICES, food service or food safety (e.g., procedures, safety, national standards such as lock-out/tag-out). ---Experience with packaging/high speed production (e.g., bottling, consumer products, etc.).

Contact:This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at

Keywords: The Judge Group, Hampton , Electrician, Professions , Accomac, Virginia

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