The Maintenance Electrician answers to the Maintenance Foreman. The general purpose of the job is facilities & Machinery repair, installation and maintenance. He writes reports on job status regularly.
The Maintenance Electrician performs maintenance electrical service and repairs, modifies and installs production process equipment. The Maintenance Electrician troubleshoots and repairs all the facility equipment to a complete production satisfaction to maintain product quality and workers safety, performs mechanical repairs and a variety of complicated tasks. Using catalogs and vendor contact, he researches and requisitions parts and supplies.
Environment and Physical Requirements
While performing the duties of this job, the Maintenance Electrician is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; Reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The maintenance Electrician is regularly required to stand, walk, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. He must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 Lbs., occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 Lbs.
The Maintenance Electrician frequently works in a high noise level, near High Voltage and moving machinery. The Electrician work inside & outside weather conditions; and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or oily conditions, fumes or airborne particles, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
The maintenance Electrician interfaces with Mechanics and production operators, Production Foreman, Engineer or any other persons involved during equipment PM or repairs. He occasionally interfaces with vendors and service technicians of equipment manufacturers
The maintenance Electrician has all the skills of a journeyman and is able to read and understand Electrical & Mechanical Drawings as well as understand procedures to accomplish his assigned task (such as Engineer’s project, Engineer’s notes, Work Order from Maintenance & production Foreman). He has a good mechanical aptitude and ability to perform mechanical tasks. He must be familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
He must posses the tools of his trade and a complete set of mechanic hand tools or minimum required by the company. Certified fork lift driver.