Electrician

Requisition ID:  3714
Location: 

Taunton, MA, US, 2780

Pay Type:  Hourly

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Driven by our purpose: Building progress for people and the planet. We are transforming to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of its strategy Holcim is becoming a net zero company, with its people and communities at the heart of its success. The company is driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. Holcim is 70,000 people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.

Description: 

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Electrician is responsible for all electrical maintenance activities at the plant.   The incumbent is responsible that electrical work is completed is a safe, efficient and timely manner and in compliance with environmental requirements.  The position will include the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of a wide variety of fixed electrical equipment, mechanical equipment, systems and machinery. Overtime may be required and shift may be adjusted for business needs.

 

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Promote electrical safety and safe work practices in the workplace with subordinates.
  • Responsible to motivate, train and educate the Electrical and Instrumentation Technicians to maximize their productivity and the quality of their work.
  • Responsible to promote electrical preventive and predictive maintenance programs. This includes conducting systematic inspections on all plant electrical equipment, collection of quantitative data, its’ organization and analysis using a variety of traditional as well as technically advanced diagnostic tools.
  • Responsible for the accurate documentation of electrical schematics and stores spare parts inventory.
  • Participates in defining, developing and executing equipment and process modifications to improve reliability, reduce costs and/or improve safety. Provide electrical knowledge and support for plant maintenance and PLC control projects.
  • Reliable plant electrical equipment operation
  • Reliable plant instrumentation equipment operation
  • Routinely walk the plant to inspect electrical and mechanical equipment and parts and systems in need of repair or replacement.
  • Communicate with Plant Management on a daily basis to discuss items in need of repair.
  • Maintain electrical/mechanical systems associated with crushers, conveyor belts, pulleys, pumps, screens and screen bearings.
  • Prior to undertaking any diagnosis or repair, conduct a job safety analysis to identify and isolate any hazards such as energy (lock-out, tag-out), working at heights, confined spaces, etc.
  • Always ensure all safety guards are on equipment when it is energized
  • Report all incidents, accidents, near misses and first aid events to Supervisors as soon as possible.  Complete incident reports as instructed.
  • Attend and actively participate in regular safety toolbox talks, production meetings and trainings
  • Adhere to all Company Safety, Environmental, Compliance, Human Resources and Plant policies and procedures.
  • Work involves replacing or repairing worn or damaged components/systems.  Installs, replaces or repairs electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, cable assemblies, lighting fixtures, electrical motors, generators, industrial storage batteries, hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems and other electrical components.
  • Periodically tests and troubleshoots electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Required Education: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

Required Work Experience: Minimum of 3 years heavy industry electrical & instrumentation experience.

  • Experience with troubleshooting/installation 120V – 480V electrical systems
  • PLC and relay logic troubleshooting experience a plus.
  • Proficient in hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic systems.
  • Welding skills are desirable.
  • Strong safety-orientation
  • Ability to work overtime.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to health, safety and environmental policies in all work environments and areas. Promote a culture of safety and exhibit these behaviors.
  • Successful candidates must adhere to all safety protocols and proper use of Holcim approved Personal Protection Equipment ("PPE"), including but not limited to respirators. Subject to applicable law, employees that are required to wear respirators must be clean shaven where the respirator seal meets the face in order to pass the qualitative and quantitative fit tests.

YOUR HOLCIM EXPERIENCE
At Holcim, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you’re in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you’ll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You’ll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it’s only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

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Driven by our purpose to build sustainable solutions for people and our planet, Holcim US encourages interested candidates who meet many, even if not all of the job requirements to apply for a position. We provide a safe working environment for all and strive for diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work.

We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, citizenship, physical or mental disability, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. Holcim (US) Inc., Holcim - ACM Management, Inc., and their affiliates and subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.