Electrical Technician - Pasco, WA

Employer: J.R. Simplot Company

Job Description:
Electrical Technician - Pasco, WA
J.R. Simplot Company
Salary: From $26.99 an hour
Job Type: Full-time

Qualifications:
Night Shift (Preferred)
Day Shift (Preferred)
Overnight Shift (Preferred)
US work authorization (Preferred)

Full Job Description:
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary:
The Electrical Technician works independently troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining electrical and instrumentation equipment and ensures all equipment is in safe working condition within the packaging and processing areas of a vegetable processing facility.

Key Responsibilities:
- Maintains all electrical systems from low voltages up to 480 volt
- Repairs or replaces all electrical devices including but not limited to: breaker panels, motor starters, heaters, fuses, lights, AC drives, motors, PID, electrical switches, Allen Bradley Logix etc., all in accordance with state and federal codes including company policies and procedures.
- Maintains and troubleshoots VFDs, soft starts, lighting and control circuits
- Must be able to install plant equipment, run conduits, pull wire, install switches, breaker panels, etc. as needed to supply power to plant electrical apparatus
- Works with electrical meters such as amp clamps, volt meters, analog meters, meggers, etc.
- Must be able to assist all other maintenance personnel in the event of a major plant break down
- Assists the Instrumentation/PLC Technician
- Performs other duties as assigned

Typical Education:
- High School Diploma or GED
- Degree/Certificate that is industry specific

Relevant Experience:
- Understanding NEC and WAC/RCW
- Good knowledge of computer systems
- Must be familiar with automated control systems and be able to read, understand and maintain electrical drawings and manuals
- Prior experience in a processing environment
- Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
- Ability to read and write in English
- Ability to work any shift, weekend and overtime if required
- Ability to balance multiple tasks, be flexible and work well under pressure
- Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision and exercise good judgment

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $26.99 per hour
Ability to Commute/Relocate: Pasco, WA 99301 (Preferred)
Experience: Electrical: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift Availability:
- Night Shift (Preferred)
- Day Shift (Preferred)
- Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location
This Job Is: A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
Company's website: careers.simplot.com
Benefit Conditions: Waiting period may apply
Work Remotely: No

Contact Person:
Phone:
Email:
Location: Pasco, WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.indeed.com/q-Instrumentation-jobs.html?vjk=71ae3731e1bcf337&advn=3686577793412602
Base Pay: $26.99 HR

Posted on March 16, 2021

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