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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Company: Pactiv Evergreen - North America
Location: Jackson
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Hiring Immediately! -This position is for Pactiv Evergreen Inc.Job Description:The Electro-Mechanic is the front line "reactive" individual trouble-shooter and systems analyzer. Candidate must have electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical knowledge that allows a comprehensive and thorough understanding of process and electrical controls. Strong manufacturing background with demonstrated mechanical aptitude and process troubleshooting skills required. Ability to work independently.Electrical Duties:

  • Tasked with performing or assisting with all major and minor electrical repairs including 480V 3-phase motor repairs/installation, motor starter circuit repairs, VFD drives, photo-optic sensing devices, proximity switches, E-Stop circuitry, and ground fault detection in accordance to the guidelines established by Pactiv's "Electrical Safety Program"
  • Utilize precision measuring tools/devices, hand tools and testing instruments (Amp meter, Ohm meter, testing lamp, megger, etc.) for electrical equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics and basic electrical symbol identification.
  • Understand electrical theory including basic ohms-law application.
  • Troubleshoot difficult maintenance problems that occur throughout the plant with a major emphasis on electrical problems, to include A.C. and D.C. drives, PLC (programmable logic controllers) as well as basic motor control circuits.Mechanical Duties:
    • Basic mechanical skills with pneumatics and hydraulic systems. Clean, lubricate, and adjust equipment when needed.
    • Basic knowledge of mechanical devices and apparatus with skills in repairing mechanical equipment.
    • Examine mechanical equipment to diagnose problems. Disassemble, repair/replace and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment including such devices as motors, conveyors, pumps, belts, chains, etc.
    • Read mechanical prints and technical data during the installation and repair of equipment. In addition, the ability to read and interpret PI&D drawings.Job Requirements:
      • Qualified candidates require either a 2-year Industrial Electrical Degree or 1-2 years' equivalent experience in an industrial environment.
      • Able to operate forklift and high-lift equipment, welding experience desired.
      • High degree of mechanical ability and aptitude with proven ability to troubleshoot and perform repairs on electro-mechanical equipment.
      • Basic computer skills required.
      • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
      • Ability to work independently and effectively with little to no supervision.
      • Flexibility to perform other duties as assigned.You should be proficient in:
        • Experience in a Manufacturing Environment
        • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills

Keywords: Pactiv Evergreen - North America, Augusta , Electrical Maintenance Technician, Professions , Jackson, Georgia

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