Ready to grow with a sustainable, US Best Managed Company? Grain Processing Corporation, a member of the Kent Corporation family of companies, has an exceptional opportunity to join our team as an Electrical and Instrumentation Technician!
This is a full-time opportunity that offers incredible benefits
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Analyze, troubleshoot, and process control instrumentation, electrical equipment, programmable logic controllers, distributed control systems, and power distribution equipment.
Plan details of working procedure by determining replacement needs or new material required and develop a logical approach to correct the problem.
Analyze circuits, wiring diagrams, specifications and instructions covering emergency and scheduled repairs, installation and electrical inspection work to be performed.
Receive wiring diagrams, specifications and instructions from supervisor covering emergency and scheduled repairs, installation and electrical inspection work to be performed.
Obtain necessary documentation and drawings from electronic systems, paper files, and vendor literature to properly troubleshoot, test, and repair equipment.
Program, configure, modify, and correctly save changes associated with PROVOX DCS, PLC’s, and other proprietary controls.
Energize and de-energize electrical distribution systems including but not limited to 120V single phase, 480V 3 phase, 4160V 3 phase, and 13.8kV 3 phase.
Service electronic equipment by checking, testing, and replacing faulty components, circuits, printed circuit boards, and similar electronic devices.
Install, repair, and maintain communication cables, power distribution equipment, MCC rooms, and related branch circuits.
Size, lay out, install, and repair threaded conduit and wiring systems.
Perform other electrical/maintenance duties as assigned.
2-year degree in Computer Integrated Manufacturing or Electrical Engineering Technology (or an equivalent)
EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:
3 years of relevant job experience in a manufacturing environment (minimum)
Experience troubleshooting and programming PLC’s (i.e. Allen Bradley)
Knowledge of Process Control Instrumentation Calibration and Variable Frequency Drive Troubleshooting
Electrical maintenance knowledge of 120 volt single phase, 480 VAC 3 phase power, and 4160 volt 3 phase systems;
Ability to read, understand, and apply the National Electrical Code