Limited Maintenance Electrician - Portland, OR

Employer: International Paper

Job Description:

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

International Paper Company, a leader in the industrial packaging industry, is seeking applicants for a full-time LME or Journeyman Electrician in Portland, Oregon. The position maintains the day-to-day operational efficiency and safety for all production equipment at the facility.

We offer a competitive hourly rate plus applicable shift differential and overtime. International Paper offers an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life insurance, and 401(k) savings plans.

Oregon LME, PJ, or General Journeyman Electrician License is required for this position

Key responsibilities of the Electrician position include:
•Maintain production equipment
•Following all safety rules and practices
•Perform preventive maintenance activities such as lubricating, measuring wear, measuring positions, repositioning components; and observing operations, vibrations, and noise levels
•Perform emergency / break down maintenance as necessary to support plant operations
•Accurately use measurement and test equipment
•Perform electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, steam system, and other repairs and installations as needed
•Install wire and conduit for newly installed and existing equipment such as conveyors, programmable controllers, converting and corrugating machinery
•Replace faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and position sensing devices such as proximity switch timers, scanners and photo electric devices
•Diagnose and repair/replace faulty electronic components such as printed circuit boards
•Troubleshoot and repair pneumatic and hydraulic systems
•Troubleshoot drives, i.e. AC and DC
•Read electrical block diagrams, schematics as well as PLC ladder logic
•Maintain clean and organized work areas, and cleanup work areas as part of completing assigned tasks
•Accurately and completely prepare and maintain maintenance records and other paperwork
•Trouble-shoot and solve problems
•Self-motivated, able to follow through to completion with assigned responsibilities
•Maintain teamwork with other associates
•Perform other duties as assigned by supervision

Competencies include:
•Electrical aptitude
•Oregon LME, PJ, or General Journeyman License is required for this position
•Troubleshooting expertise
•Mechanical knowledge and experience

Must be able to pass an Advanced Industrial Skills and Instrumentation/Electrician Knowledge Test during the interview process.

Must be able to work alternative shifts, weekends and overtime as required. Highly-qualified candidates would possess a technical degree or apprenticeship certification and maintenance experience in the manufacturing industry.

Contact Person: Tanja Holmes
Phone: 503-618-7101
Location: Portland, Oregon
Application Method: Application
Base Pay: $37.24

Posted on April 13, 2021

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