Industrial Electrician at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Amarillo, Texas





Job Description:

Test your Electrical knowledge working with one of a kind industrial equipment you won't find anywhere else. Join an essential, industry leading manufacturer that will provide you with consistent hours, great pay and benefits along with room to advance in your career.


We are looking for an Electrician to join our 1 st shift Amarillo team. This is a critical role responsible for installing, maintaining, testing, troubleshooting and repairing industrial electrical equipment and associated electrical and electronic controls.


Why skilled Electricians join our team:


  • Competitive pay - Average weekly pay is $1,000-$1,200

  • Great Benefits - medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off

  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare

  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account

  • Advancement and growth - If desired, you can continue to learn and further your certifications and earning potential. With time you can advance into lead or supervisory roles.


If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • 4+ years in an industrial electrician apprenticeship program or a combination of over five years of work experience in the trade and some college or industry courses in industrial electrical equipment.
  • Trade certification preferred
  • Ability to read blueprints and schematics and use an array of tools and diagnostic devices.
  • Good computer application skills in a network environment.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, and critical thinking skills.


Essential Functions:

  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.
  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components.
  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance.
  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors.
  • Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records.
  • Install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.


About the Company: Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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