Industrial Electrician

Company: The River Group Inc. ( Learn More )

General Information
$0.00 - $65,000.00 /Year
Not Specified
At least 5 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Job Title:  Industrial Electrician (2nd/3rd Shift)

Location: Augusta, GA

Compensation: $23.00-$29.00 hourly

Benefits: OUTSTANDING benefits package


We are  seeking, due to advancement, an Industrial Electrician to join our client's team who will be responsible for analyzing, troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing complex manufacturing equipment; electrical/electronic systems.

In addition to assisting in modifications to existing equipment to facilitate new production techniques and/or improved equipment reliability.

This is an exciting opportunity for an Industrial Electrician to establish themselves with a worldwide leader with absolute opportunities for advancement!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Must have knowledge of computers, PLC's and other electronics.
  • Experience troubleshooting and maintaining manufacturing equipment with emphasis on electrical/electronic control systems.
  • Performs preventive maintenance and calibration activities.
  • Able to investigate and secure relevant facts on malfunctioning equipment for the purpose of determining root cause and implementing countermeasures.
  • Able to read and understand electrical schematic diagrams and PLC programs.
  • Ability to read schematics and blueprints along with a sufficient understanding of electrical, electronic, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems to trace problems when prints are not available.
  • Able to install, maintain, test, repair and replace motors, drives, controls, starters, lights, power, communication, PLC and other related control systems.
  • Able to work in a team based environment supporting all maintenance activities as assigned.
  • Possess a good understanding of best practice safety procedures, including Arc Flash Protection.

  • Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (Technical school preferred).
  • 3-5 years’ experience working with – Industrial electronic equipment; motors, drives, controls, starters, lights, power, communication, and PLC's.
  • Experience working on energized circuits.
  • Good written and oral communications skills.
  • Language Skills: Must be able to speak, read, write and comprehend English.
  • Mathematical Skills: Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply & divide).

  • Job Requirementssee above