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Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I) Technician


Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I) Technician

Are you looking to make a change in your career? If so, Georgia-Pacific has an immediate need for a self-motivated and knowledgeable Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I) Technician at our Wheatfield, IN facility. E&I Technicians are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices and troubleshooting and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. Our E&I Technicians work a rotating shift that includes weekends, holidays, and overtime as need. If you think this is the perfect job for you, read below on details to apply!

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Ensuring proper operation of all electrical/control system components including electronic components, motors, solenoids, limit switches, PLC I/O modules and photo-eye sensors
  • Sharing knowledge with other technicians for maintaining and troubleshooting PLCs, instrumentation, and controls
  • Serving as a vital resource for the manufacturing machinery preventative and predictive maintenance programs
  • Applying all applicable codes, regulations, reliability strategies, corporate and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) standards
  • Improving operations productivity and quality by anticipating and eliminating potential delays through planning, and coordination of labor, parts, material, tools and equipment access
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of reliability centered maintenance strategies
  • Application of simple problem-solving methods such as 5Y to reduce and eliminate failures
  • Learning and practicing mechanical millwright skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Two (2) or more years of electrical and/or instrumentation experience in a manufacturing or industrial setting
  • Computer skills for record-keeping and documentation functions
  • Willing and able to meet the physical and safety requirements of the job

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years of electrical and/or instrumentation experience in a manufacturing or industrial setting
  • Associate degree or higher in Electrical Instrumentation or Automated Technology of Industrial Instrumentation
  • ISA Certification (CCST)
  • Knowledge of calibration, loop checking and maintenance/repair of instrument and pneumatic equipment

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
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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