Senior Electrician

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Siemens Gamesa

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Fort Madison, IA, United States

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30+ days ago

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Dismantles, repairs, assembles, installs and sets up electrical equipment, house installations and machines used in a production site.
Position Overview
  • Plans and executes assigned maintenance projects.
  • Dismantles, repairs, assembles, installs and sets up electrical equipment, house installations and machines used in a production site.
  • Analyzes technical problems on site, and completes repairs and work orders, with specific reference to infrastructural electrical systems.
  • Executes ramp up, set up and start procedures in order to prepare machines and equipment for operations.
  • Contributes to installation projects on site, and support accountable Industrial Engineers.
  • Supports maintenance of technical documentations of processes and equipment.
  • May advise junior staff technically.
Job Responsibilities
  • Use all required safety equipment and follow established safety procedures.
  • Receive and perform work assignments, oral and/or written from Group Leader, Team Leader, or Managers and work with or under the direction of engineers and contractors as needed. Accurately report findings of inspections to operations, Group Leader, etc.
  • Document, organize, and retain all findings of evaluations and inspections in a timely manner.
  • Interpret drawings, sketches, etc. to determine necessary tools and materials needed for assignments.
  • Perform preventive electrical maintenance and routine repairs on all equipment and operating systems within the facility, including electrical boxes, wires, switches, gearboxes, transmissions, hydraulic & lubrication systems, injection, heating, and assembly equipment.
  • Perform inspections on lifting equipment such as chains, cables, shackles, eyebolts, clamps, and lifting beams to determine the safe operating condition.
  • Maintain records as required. Verify dimensions as needed.
  • Keep work areas in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Return tools to proper storage location at conclusion of job/shift operations.
  • Utilize Lean and 5S principles. Support and apply team concepts in daily activities.
  • Install materials by assembly, mounting, and fitting parts based on Siemens process requirements.
  • Follow all applicable specifications and procedures regarding the performance of shop operations.
  • Provide technical direction and training of other classifications as required.
  • Work with individuals of varying technical and cultural backgrounds.
Required Knowledge/Skill, Education and Experience
  • Must have Journeyman card
  • Required 8+ years of experience as an electrician
  • Preferred to have some experience in training and leadership.
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