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PLC/Electrical Technician


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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