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PLC/Electrical Technician, Emporia, Virginia

CategoryMaintenance & Skilled Trades
CountryUnited States

PLC/Electrical Technician- Emporia Plywood

We are currently seeking an experienced PLC Electrical Technician for our Emporia, VA plywood manufacturing facility. This is a highly skilled hourly position requiring a thorough understanding of safe work practices, troubleshooting, and maintaining manufacturing equipment /processes. Maintenance team members will be expected to possess and refine multiple skills.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

•Programming, troubleshooting and maintaining advanced PLC/5 and Control Logix

•Reading assembly drawings, schematics and equipment layouts

•Maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing electronic circuits

•Maintaining, troubleshooting, and replacing control devices

•Understanding and using data to improve productivity

•Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures

•Assisting crew members and work in team environment

•Helping meet or exceed production waste and quality goals

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

•High school diploma or GED required.

•At least 3 years of Electrical Controls experience in a manufacturing setting.

•At least 1 year of PLC programming and troubleshooting experience.

•Must have experience reading technical drawings and schematics.

•Must have experience troubleshooting and maintaining pneumatic systems.

•Must have experience troubleshooting hydraulic equipment, circuits and components. •Must be willing to supply personal hand tools.

•Must be willing to work any shift, including holidays, weekends and overtime as needed.

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

•Two year technical degree preferred.

Rate of Pay : \$32.57 per hour. Opportunities for advancement . Excellent benefits package including health insurance, paid vacation and 401k.

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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