Electrician 1 - Colville, WA

Employer: Vaagen Bros Lumber Co

Job Description:

Vaagen Bros. Lumber, Inc. is looking for an individual that has construction or heavy industrial maintenance background that can troubleshoot and repair problems on plant facilities and production equipment. Must be able to read and understand wiring schematics and blueprints and assist in preventative maintenance of all equipment. This individual needs to be a self-directed leader that works well in a team environment.


Read and understand wiring schematics and blueprints
Assist in preventative maintenance of all equipment
Experienced with Allen Bradley PLC and Logix 5000
Understand motor theory, specifically synchronous motor attributes
Familiar with 4-20 ma instrumentation, servo systems, positioning systems and assorted feedback devices
Understand standard control circuit wiring and troubleshooting
Maintain lines of communication
Other duties as assigned


Work well under pressure
Preferred: Electrical Certification or Degree
Self-directed leader
Safe work record, and good attendance record
Troubleshooting skills
Must be 18+ years old to work in an industrial sawmill environment
Must have HS Diploma/GED
Must be able to continuously stand, walk, lift, squat, bend, twist, crawl, kneel, climb, and reach above shoulders safely. The weight required to be lifted each normal workday may occasionally exceed fifty (50) pounds at a time
Applicants will be subject to a criminal background check. However, having a criminal record will not automatically eliminate you from consideration for the job. Records will be considered based on the requirements of RCW 9.96A.020, RCW 43.43, WAC
Must be able to successfully pass a drug test and pre-employment physical exam


40 plus hours a week
Shift work
Full time


FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short term disability, long term disability and 401k with match

Contact Person:
Location: Colville, WA
Application Method: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=57d6bb59-56f2-49fa-9d4f-2164de5954b0&ccId=19000101_000001&type=MP&lang=en_US
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on October 15, 2020

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