ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN Jobs in Buffalo, NY | CertainTeed Corporation


CertainTeed Corporation
Buffalo, NY

Posted Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Job Description:

The position is responsible to learn, understand, troubleshoot, repair, replace, install, and modify all of the electrical components and control systems in our facility, using AC/DC circuitry, schematics, programmable controllers, and following the National Electric Codes and Standards at a basic level.

•The starting pay is $22.50
for both 1st and 2nd shift

• Install, maintain, repair, and adjust electrical components, controls and equipment in accordance with applicable codes and standards such as but not limited to drives, PLC’s, etc.
• Troubleshoot, locate and repair electrical malfunctions, utilizing proper tools and testing instruments.
• Create, install, and modify routing programs on CNC routers.
• Safely repair production and fabrication equipment such as but not limited to saws, pullers, routers, pumps, blowers, motors, loading systems, etc.
• Evaluate and address electrical problems of production and fabrication equipment in the facility.
• Follow up on repairs made to ensure repair is working and production and fabrication needs have been met
• Order parts needed to repair equipment in order to eliminate any equipment downtime.
• Communicate any delays anticipated in repairs that may impact safety, service, quality, cost
• Regularly document, track, record, and update tasks assigned in the maintenance work order system

• Education: HS Diploma plus additional training/education in mechanical, electrical, and machining). A 2- year degree in an electrical field or 2 years’ experience as an electrical technician in a manufacturing environment required.
• Certifications: Required to attain NFPA-70E Electrical Certification within 3 months of start date (in position), if not already completed.
• Certified and authorized to apply Lockout/Tagout.
• Training: Must successfully complete forklift and scissor lift training,
• Ability to read electrical schematics and blueprints
• Ability to use multi-meter, scope meter, and other electrical testing equipment, etc.….
• Proficiency in computer using Excel, Word, Outlook, and other software applications required to complete job assignments, process work orders, order parts.
• Ability to identify and troubleshoot equipment problems and identify root cause, and recommend solutions, verify that the solution has eliminated the problem
• Recognize recurring problems and work to eliminate them.
• Use continuous improvement principles to improve our safety, quality, service, and efficiency.
• Good organizational skill and attention to detail
• Must demonstrate a positive attitude and have the ability to work well with all employees
• Must wear all personal protective equipment including safety glasses, steel-toed shoes, ear protection, bump caps
• Job functions will require standing, walking, bending, lifting, pushing, pulling, climbing ladders, and clasping in hands during workday. Lift 5-20 lbs.

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