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Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Technician.


Georgia-Pacific's Eugene, OR Chemical Facility is seeking a qualified individual to join its manufacturing team as an Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Technician.This position creates value by inspecting, troubleshooting, and diagnosing electrical and/or control problems to ensure reliable operation of equipment in accordance with plant policies and procedures. This is a Monday-Friday day shift position that will include occasional call-outs, evenings, and weekends. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Troubleshooting/repairing/testing/inspecting/calibrating various industrial equipment: primarily motors, air actuated valves, pressure, temperature, flow and level devices
  • Document and report work execution key findings
  • Ensuring proper operation of all control system components to include electronic components, analyzers, on/off valves, control valves solenoids, limit switches, PLC and related I/O modules
  • Assist in and provide expertise on electrical inspections and new/existing installations
  • Working with Supervisors, Maintenance personnel, and Operations to help identify & prioritize electrical and instrumentation needs
  • Sharing knowledge with other technicians as it relates to maintaining and troubleshooting instrumentation, and controls
  • Actively participating in the improvement of equipment reliability
  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Actively participating in plant safety program

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School Diploma or GED  A minimum of 3 years of electrical maintenance experience in an industrial environment
  • State of Oregon Limited Maintenance Electrician (LME) license or higher
  • Experience troubleshooting and performing preventative and predictive maintenance on equipment including motor controls, control valves, programmable logic controllers, and control instrumentation
  • Willing and able to work outside at heights, and in hot or cold weather conditions
  • Willing and able to work overtime and on-call as required
  • Willing and capable of wearing a respirator as required
  • Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Willing and able to adhere to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience reading technical drawings, schematics, and interpreting OEM manuals
  • Experience performing instrument calibrations
  • State of Oregon License of Limited Journeyman Manufacturing Plant Electrician(PJ), General Journeyman Electrician(J) or General Supervising Electrician(S)
  • Knowledge of industrial test equipment
  • Experience and/or knowledge of programming and troubleshooting Honeywell or other Distributed Control Systems
  • Experience troubleshooting AC and DC motors & drives, pneumatics and hydraulic systems and tuning control loops
  • Experience with Motor Control Centers (MCCs) and related electrical equipment up to 480V
  • Experience with computer operating systems, networks and electronic information handling
  • Experience using a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Experience with electrical one line drawings, cable schedules, functional descriptions, I/O lists, and other related electrical documents
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

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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