Hermiston - Electrician
Electrician - Hermiston
Summary Shearer’s Foods, Inc. is currently seeking Oregon State Licensed Journeyman/Electrician who is eager to work in a challenging, fast paced environment. They will analyze/correct problems and repair/overhaul electrical equipment and controls. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned: • Maintain safe work practices at all times and participate in safety programs • Must be able to repair or replace all electrical devices including, but not limited to: breaker panels, motor starters, heaters, fuses, lights, AC drives, motors, electrical switches, etc. – all in accordance with state and federal codes, including company policies and procedures • Must be able to perform construction work such as running conduits, pulling wire, installing switches, breaker panels, etc. – as needed to supply power to plant electrical apparatus • Must be able to maintain a log (work sheet) of equipment repairs and problems. A list of electrical maintenance that needs to be done must also be kept • Must be able to assist all other maintenance personnel in the event of a major plant break down. • Must be able to identify numbers and locations of plant breaker panels • Any other duties as assigned Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • Must be a Oregon State Licensed Journeyman • Must have good verbal and written communication skills • Must have PLC experience • Must know how to use VOM Meter, Megger, AMP Meter and Chart Recorder • Must have basic electric motor repair, electrical construction, trouble shooting skills • Must have some electrical schematic and blue print reading skills • Must know the operation of a motor starter and how to rebuild it • Must have some understanding of AC drive motor controllers • Must be able to work weekends and overtime when needed • Must be able to maneuver in close quarters and climb stairs, ladders, scaffolds, and catwalks during the performance of your job • Must be able to lift 50 pounds • A pre-employment drug test and criminal background check is required.