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Electrician Entry Level

Company: West Fraser
Location: Wrightsville
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

nWest Fraser is a diversified wood products company producing lumber, OSB, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and energy with over 60 facilities in Canada, the United States, and Europe. We are the largest lumber producer in North America, a leading global manufacturer of wood-based panels, and the worlds largest producer of oriented strand board (OSB).nWennare a growing company, believe strongly in promoting from within, and pride ourselves on providing a challenging environment with continuous development. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company.nnWe offer a competitive benefits package including, medical, dental, vision, life insurance,disability, 401-K savings plans with company match, and vacation.nOur employees operate in a culture that values safety first and rewards hard work. We recognize and support our team culture and focus on growing our team by promoting from within many of our employees have built their careers with us.nnnOur Electrician position is responsible for troubleshooting, correcting, and maintaining all electrical equipment within the manufacturing facility.nResponsibilities include but not limited to:n* Test electrical systems and circuits in electrical wiring, equipment or fixturesn* Inspect electrical systems, equipment or components to identify hazards, defects or repairn* Troubleshoot, program and upgrade Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)n* Identify and troubleshoot objects using electrical control schematicsn* Work with vendors to identify needed parts and recommend to Supervisorn* Understand and update instrumentation loop diagrams, E &nI drawings, blueprints and schematicsn* Program AC &nDC variable speed driversn* Update power distribution system, MCC and switch gearsn* Install electrical equipment consisting of variable frequency drives, diagnose hydraulic and pneumatic systemsn* Maintain and troubleshoot various optimizations systemsnRequired skills and experience include:n* Lock-out proceduresn* Field Level Hazard Risk Assessments (FLHRA)n* Electrical circuitry and components, including circuit breakers, motors and controllers, control devices, motor theory, rigging, precision alignmentsn* Reading and interpreting electrical schematicsn* Predictive and preventative maintenancen* Computer and PLC skillsn* Able to use hand and power tools and to understand proper use, including multi-meters, knowledge of 480 volt 3 Phase ACnnOther required skills:n* Be willing to work rotating shifts, overtime and to be on-call to support 24/7 operationsn* Have 4-5 years of Electrician work experience in Industrial/Manufacturing environmentn* Must have High School Diploma or GEDn* Must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background checknExperience with:n* Allen Bradley PLC5n* Allen Bradley ControlLogix 5000n* Allen Bradley Panelviewsn* Allen Bradley Communications Devicenet &nEthernetn* Scanning and Optimization systems within the Lumber Business (Porter, USNR)n* Process Network Communication Systems and Components Ethernet &nFiber OpticnOur highly competitive compensation package includes:n* Benefits starting Day 1n* On-the-job training and an* A culture that strongly believes in promoting from withinn* Medicaln* Dentaln* 401k with company matchn* Life Insurancen* Disability Insurancen* Paid vacations and holidaysnnIf you are ready to build your career in a company that thrives on growth, a safe work environment, rewarding work, challenge and opportunity, come build your career with us at West Fraser:www.nnwestfraser.nncom/jobsnWe thank all candidates for their interest;nhowever, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.nnPlease apply through our online application process as resumes will not be accepted at the site.nnNo phone inquiries, please.nnPlease attach your resume to your online profile.nnnWest Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more vibrant workforce, safer operations, and a stronger company overall.nnWe strive to create workplaces and leadership teams that are reflective of the diverse communities we are a part of.nnWe will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, gender, national origin, or any other protected legal characteristic.nnnnWest Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D &nDrug Free Workplace (DFW)nnExperienceRequired * Pre employment drug screen, physical and background check .nnn* Willing to work holidays and weekends, along with overtime when needed.nnn* 4 year(s): Electrician work experience in Industrial/Manufacturing environmentnEducationRequired * High School or betternby Jobble

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