Industrial Electrician

Posted: 06/25/2024

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Work safely as a top priority by adhering to the plant’s accident prevention policies. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Safely install, perform preventive maintenance, and troubleshoot electrical components within the manufacturing plant.
  •  Maintain, test and repair AC/DC motors and motor control systems.
  • Develop skill set to troubleshoot advanced control system and instrumentation equipment including PLC controls.
  • Interpret and use wiring schematics.
  •  Operate electrical test equipment inherent to the job.
  •  Know and understand NEC codes, become trained in NFPA-70E, and practice all other electrician duties in a manufacturing environment
Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Must have the desired technical skills to safely and proficiently work as an electrician in a plant setting.
  • Possess basic mechanical maintenance skills.
  •  Ability to interpret and perform tasks as detailed on printed work orders.
  • Basic computer skills needed to complete safety training and review work-related email.
  •  Ability to operate equipment as needed, including forklifts, etc.
  • Familiar with common hand tools and how to properly use them.
  • Good collaboration skills and ability to work as part of a team.
Additional Information:
  • Shift: 8 Hour
  • Department: Oakfield - Reliability
Since 1902, Chicago-based USG has been a leader in producing innovative, award-winning products and systems to build everything from major commercial developments and residential housing to home improvements. USG's employees are committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and quality in everything we do. Our steadfast commitment to the company's core business values – innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity, efficiency and safety – have helped us become the company we are today.
EOE including disability/veteran