WALLNER EXPAC Maintenance Electrician and Handyman in EL PASO, Texas

SUMMARY Inspects, repairs, installs, modifies, and maintains electrical/electronic systems, circuits and equipment. May also install and maintain electronic controls for various machines. May also connect wire to circuit breakers, transformers or other components. Checks circuits for proper connections, ensuring electrical compatibility and safety of components. Current knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures. Must rely on verbal and written instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. This position requires someone who is reliable, on time and comes to work every day. Must have own tools including fluke test meter, drill, wire cutters, etc. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 1. Replaces broken or burned-out lights. 2. Repairs or replaces electrical units, including ballasts, as needed. 3. Installs conduit, pulls, works with minimum voltage 480V 3 Phase. 4. Troubleshoots, rewires, and diagrams motor control boxes. 5. Wires start/stop controls and variable frequency drives. 6. Provides electrical support to other departments when new electrical equipment is being removed and/or installed to insure safe application. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Knowledge of: 1. Safe work practices to prevent falls, shocks or cuts 2. Electronic circuitry 3. Commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures. 4. Motors and gearboxes, AC/DC controls, PLC's, VFD s, instrumentation, and HVAC systems. 5. Working knowledge of replacing and repairing electrical components up to 480 VAC, 3 phase and motor control systems. 6. Must be familiar with the National Electrical Code. 7. Must be comfortable working with high-voltage three-phase circuits, generators, transformers, switch gear and many other types of equipment. Ability to: 1. Identify electrical problems. 2. Install new equipment, along with associated wiring and controls. 3. Read and interpret electrical schematics; understand, test and troubleshoot motor and other types of controls; and be able to troubleshoot, repair, replace and upgrade all types of electrical circuits. 4. Make repairs to common electrical problems within the plant or office 5. Must be able to work occasional overtime, including weekends and evenings. SECONDARY DUTIES: 1. Provides assistance to Plant Manager and Office Administrator on routine maintenance and handyman duties. 2. Lubricate machines and machine components on a scheduled basis. 3. General repair and replacement of kitchen, water, bathroom and light fixtures, as needed. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE 1. High School Diploma 2. Three to five or more years of relevant, related experience 3. Previous apprenticeship or formal training as electrician desired. 4. Current TX drivers' license with proof or auto insurance required to be added to company's auto policy.