Roseburg Forest Products
  • 12-Aug-2018 to 20-May-2019 (PST)
  • Chester Engineered Wood
  • Chester, SC, USA
  • 23.00 to 32.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Full benefits package

Job Title:        Industrial Maintenance Electrician


  • Performs highly skilled electrical maintenance tasks including equipment installation.
  • Repair and PM electrical machinery. This may include, but not limited to, such equipment as AC/DC motors, drives, pneumatic, hydraulic, conveyors and packaging systems, and instrumentation and PLC controls.
  • In downtime situations, must be able to analyze cause of breakdown with equipment.
  • Must also determine and complete maintenance repairs required to return the equipment to effective operating conditions.
  • Follow and adhere to safety lockout procedures and strictly adhere to plant safety rules as well as follow excellent housekeeping practices to help maintain a clean work environment
  • Must be able to work independently as well as in a group.


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Stable employment history with a minimum of four years of experience in Industrial Maintenance work AND/OR equivalent education to include vocational/technical school certificate/diploma.
  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, on-call and rotating shifts and holidays.
  • Proficient in the use of hand and power tools.
  • Experience with reading electrical drawings and schematics.
  • Troubleshooting experience, including the use of necessary test instruments such as digital multi-meter, oscilloscope, megger, etc.
  • Experience using a computer for record keeping and documentation.
  • Able to work in extreme heat/cold, navigate catwalks and ladders physical ability to perform the essential physical functions of the position, which includes climbing stairs, lifting up to 50 pounds, stooping and bending.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and constructively.
  • Comprehension of complex work instructions and documentation.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts in an industrial environment.
  • Team oriented.
  • Willing and able to learn new jobs and skills.
  • A personal and total committement to observe all safety rules and regulations including NEC and NFPA70E (including LOTO and Arc Flash).
  • Knowledge of DC motors and motor controls.
  • Knowledge of AC motors and motor controls.
  • Knowledge of DC, VFD, and servo drives.
  • Knowledge of single phase and 3-phase power distribution systems.
  • Knowledge of various process instrumentation, including pressure, flow, temperature, level, weight, etc.
  • Knowledge of PLC controls, HMI operator interfaces, and control systems networking.
  • Working knowledge of basic industrial mechanical issues. 


  • Experience with CMMS.
  • Knowledge of fire alarm and protection systems.
  • Experienced in pneumatic, hydraulic, and conveyor systems.
  • Excellent skills in root cause analysis.
  • Previous experience in Rockwell Software RSLogix5000 and FactoryTalk View Studio (Editor, Me, & SE), AB PowerFlex VFD's and Kinetics Servos, and Ethernet IP networks using AB Stratix switches. 


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