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Position: Direct Hire
Location: Centralia, IL
Pay: $17/hr. (Benefits offered after first 90 days of employment)
Similar Positions: Maintenance Electrician, Electrical Technician
Responsibilities of the Electrician:
Repair, install, modify and troubleshoot electrical distribution and control equipment.
Wire and install electrical components, switch gear, electrical switches and electronic instruments and devices, such as: programmable logic controllers (PLCs), data loggers, relays, breakers and other electronic instrumentation equipment used in the manufacture and repair of electrical power stations and equipment
Troubleshoot and diagnose cause of electrical or mechanical malfunction or failure of operational equipment and make necessary repairs
Conduct electrical testing and recommend or initiate modification or replacement of equipment which fails to meet acceptable operating standards
Work from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal instructions
Determine reparability and cost to repair equipment, refurbish equipment and, replace defective parts
Adjust, calibrate, align, and modifies circuitry and components and records effects on unit performance
Requirements for the Electrician:
Prefers 2 year electrical technician certificate from an accredited college or technical school, and two years electrical technical experience or equivalent experience
Ability to read and interpret wiring diagrams and schematics
Industrial knowledge of practices, methods, techniques, tools and equipment used in the design, manufacture, installation, testing, calibration, and repair of electrical equipment and devices common to a large complex electrical power stations.
Must have thorough knowledge and understanding of high voltage electrical testing and safety procedures; experience in calibrating and repairing a wide variety of electrical and equipment and instrumentation devices.
Operate and maintain various electrical tools, testing devices, meters, etc.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those encountered in the course of the work.
Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus; frequently stand; sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear, walk; frequently use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.