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Industrial Electrician at Georgia Pacific in Dudley, North Carolina

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Industrial Electrician for our Dudley, NC Lumber mill. This position creates value by performing preventative maintenance and troubleshooting electrical systems and equipment within the mill to keep the facility operating at its highest capacity. Our Lumber mill in Dudley, NC manufactures dimensional lumber of superior quality to meet the demanding needs of builders.

Base Pay $25 and up based on skills, knowledge and abilities


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Troubleshoot electrical problems on plant equipment (up to 480 volts)

  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance on plant electrical equipment

  • Troubleshoot PLC issues to maintain production quality

  • Install and inspect new equipment and machinery

  • Work in a team environment with minimal supervision

  • Use deductive reasoning to diagnose and repair electrical manufacturing equipment

  • Assist Process Controls Engineer and other maintenance technicians as needed

  • Adhere to all safety regulations and procedures including performing proper lockout/tag out procedures


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 (one) year of electrical experience in a manufacturing facility 

  • Experience with single and three-phase electrical repair and troubleshooting up to 480 volts

  • Experience troubleshooting electrical controls, PLC’s, A/C and D/C motors, motor controllers and drives

  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions

  • Knowledge of OSHA and National Electrical Safety

  • Willing and able to wear the necessary Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) (i.e. hard hats, safety glasses, face shield, chemical suit, respirator, ear plugs, hearing protection, steel-toe boots or safety shoes and other PPE required by specific jobs)


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • An Associate's Degree in an industrial electrical field

  • PLC knowledge or formalized training

  • Minimum of 3 (three) years of electrical and mechanical troubleshooting experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, bearings, chains and sprockets, rigging, belts, reading hydraulic schematics and blueprints, precision measurement, and precision alignment of motors and couplings

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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