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Electrician A1

Date: Nov 26, 2020

Location: Prattville, AL, US

Company: James Hardie

Position Summary

 

You’re the kind of Electrician who is detail oriented and a drive professional who desires to succeed. You excel at preventative maintenance for your facility and all types of equipment. You’re known for your ability to effectively perform tests to determine the root cause of malfunctions. You enjoy a challenging work environment with many benefits and opportunities to develop and grow with in your organization.

Your unique ability to work closely with the Maintenance Manager, Supervisors, Maintenance Technicians, Maintenance Engineer and Maintenance Planner, to review work requests and determine objectives of the jobs is exactly the kind of talent we need. And now, you're looking for just the right career opportunity to showcase your talents.

Well then, take a closer look at James Hardie Building Products. As our Electrician based out of our Summerville, SC plant, you’ll be a key member of the electrical team which is responsible for repairs and maintenance for all machinery and equipment such as conveyor systems, hydraulic components, and much more. You’ll also work in a dynamic entrepreneurial environment where you will have an opportunity to make a difference. This truly is a position where you can determine your own career success.

 

Position Responsibilities

Implement strategic vision for maintenance and reliability to correct, coordinate, and support plant electrician functions by:

  • Observes all production, finishing and support equipment to determine cause of malfunction;
  • Performs necessary maintenance to the equipment and machinery to repair or replace the defective parts;
  • May perform a variety of electrical/mechanical tests to determine exact cause of issue;
  • Perform adjustments and calibration procedures on various forms of process equipment;
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance as instructed on all equipment/machinery/facility;
  • Initiates purchase requests for parts and supplies;
  • Make necessary electrical installations and/or repairs;
  • Operates and services plant boiler, autoclaves and other heating, ventilation and air conditioning type equipment;
  • Works with each department providing necessary mechanical support to ensure day-to-day maintenance issues are resolved; and
  • Maintain a written or electronic log of any highlights occurring during shift coverage.

 

The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary.

 

Position Requirements

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Required:

 

  • At least 5 years Industrial Electrical experience or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Must be willing to work a rotating shift;
  • Allen Bradley PLC and Wonderware experience is a plus.
  • Must have proven experience and ability in mechanical, electrical and electronic maintenance troubleshooting techniques;
  • Must have the ability to demonstrate working knowledge of mechanical/electrical principles/concepts;
  • Have the ability to read/comprehend instructions given thru electronic/mechanical instruction books;
  • Ability to effectively communicate in a one-on-one or small group situation;
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision; and
  • Proven ability to work in a safe manner.
     

Education/Experience:

Required:

 

  • 3 or more years maintenance experience in a continuous operating (24/7) manufacturing environment.
  • Strong electrical and mechanical technical knowledge.
  • Experience working with a CMMS

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES & REQUIREMENTS, VISUAL ACUITY, & WORKING CONDITIONS OF THE POSITION:

 

The physical activity of this position includes:

  • Climbing. Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body agility is emphasized. This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion.
  • Balancing. Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium.
  • Stooping. Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles.
  • Kneeling. Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
  • Crouching. Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Crawling. Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
  • Reaching. Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
  • Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Walking. Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.
  • Pushing. Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
  • Pulling. Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
  • Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles.
  • Fingering. Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling.
  • Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
  • Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
  • Talking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.
  • Hearing. Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discriminations in sound.
  • Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
     

The physical requirements of this position include:

  • Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
     

The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and field vision include:

  • The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement
    devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
     
    The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position include:
  • The worker is subject to environmental conditions. Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes.
  • The worker is subject to outside environmental conditions. No effective protection from the weather.
  • The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside.
  • The worker is subject to extreme heat. Temperatures above 100 for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity.
  • The worker is subject to vibration. Exposure to oscillating movements of the extremities or whole body.
  • The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals.
  • The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.
  • The worker is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, man holes, small enclosed rooms, small sewage and line pipes, and other areas that could cause claustrophobia.
  • The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways.


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