Weyerhaeuser’s Raymond Lumber mill is seeking qualified Journey Level Industrial Electricians.
The Raymond facility consists of a log yard, sawmill, dry kilns, planer and shipping operations. The mill currently manufactures kiln dried Hemlock and Douglas Fir lumber products in support of the business’s strategic plan.
This is a full-time hourly position, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor. Rate of pay ranges from $32.910 - $38.045 depending on skills/abilities. Hourly production and maintenance employees at the facility are represented by the IAM-AW Union. Benefits (in accordance with the Labor Agreement) include Medical, Dental, Vision, Pension Plan and 401(k).
The facility currently operates on a two-shift posture (sawmill and planer); however, the maintenance department works a variety of shifts dispersed over a 24/7 schedule.
Perform various tasks related to the electrical trade
Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment including power distribution and motor control systems (480V), PLC's (mostly Allen-Bradley PLC-5’s and Controllogix), Motion controllers (mostly Temposonic), Adjustable Frequency drives (A/B-Rockwell PowerFlex) and Process control equipment including HMI’s
Provide PLC programming support (troubleshooting and upgrading); run conduit and wire/rewire systems
Assist in performing Millwright work as needed including metal fabrication, mechanical drives repair, preventive maintenance inspections and lubrication
Assist with operation and provide operator relief for operation of process equipment
Assist with clean-up mill-wide
Be involved in safety and safety improvement efforts mill wide
Successful candidates must be willing to work any shift, including weekends
Willingness and ability to work at heights, climbing stairs and ladders, lift up to 50 pounds, work in an environment containing wood dust and in hot or cold environments, and perform the essential functions of the position
High School Diploma/GED or higher
Industrial Electrical maintenance skills
Willing and able to work any shift
Personal hand tools of the trade (specialty tools will be provided)
Able to work independently, as well as part of a team
Good working knowledge of computers (Windows, DOS) and process control equipment
Stable, verifiable work history with demonstrated commitment to safety
Non-Residential Maintenance Electrician (07) certification or equivalent experience
Working knowledge of preventive/predictive maintenance systems
Prior experience in PLC programming and troubleshooting
Experience with mechanical operations such as hydraulics and pneumatics
Programming and troubleshooting Allen Bradley and Control Logix PLC’s, as well as experience with variable speed AC & DC drives
Minimum of 4 years working in a manufacturing environment, preferably wood products
About Wood Products
We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.
For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
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Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team.
Contact Person: Skylar Trimble
Location: Raymond, WA
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $32.910 - $38.045
2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903