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Journeyman Electrician

Job ID: 100

Job Location: Georgetown Lumber - Georgetown, SC

Reports To: Maintenance Set-up Supervisor

Salary/Hourly Rate: 16.28 - 22.42


General Description:
Simpson Lumber Co., Georgetown Operations, Georgetown, SC, has an immediate opening for an experienced manufacturing electrician with strong PLC trouble shooting skills. Starting rate will vary based on experience from $16.28 to $22.42 per hour plus shift differential. Simpson has a competitive Health & Welfare package (life, medical, dental, vision, disability pay), 401(k) savings plan with employer match, vacation, and holidays. Working at Simpson means you will be working with a progressive employer with a strong safety culture and a drug free environment.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.


Essential functions and responsibilities:
** Ensures operation of electrical systems and equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on AC Drives, DC Drives, conveyors, programmable controllers, HMIs, transformers, and machinery wiring; following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications; troubleshooting.
** Installs new machines and equipment by installing power supply wiring and conduit to and between machines and equipment; using hand tools and test equipment.
** Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.
** Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
** Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
** Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

All candidates must be safety conscious, self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, be experienced in working with other crafts, and have a desire to work in a market focused, team environment.


Qualifications – Required:
** HS Diploma/GED ** Minimum of 3-5 years experience maintaining electrical systems in a manufacturing environment. ** Excellent Safety record is a MUST have ** Candidate will have excellent troubleshooting skills and knowledge of AC and DC circuits should be able to make program changes to various PLC programs and be able to diagnose problems in computer controlled automation equipment. ** Electrical Troubleshooting, Problem Solving, Equipment Maintenance, Power Tools, Basic Safety, Technical Zeal, Technical Understanding, Judgment, Attention to Detail, Job Knowledge


Qualifications – Preferred:
** Knowledge of Allen Bradley RS Logix controls systems and will be a definite plus


Travel Required? No

Shift Hours: Shift work may be req'd - may include Sat or Sun


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.