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Maintenance Electrician

Company: AAK USA
Location: Richmond
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

Maintenance ElectricianOur story goes back more than 150 years, to the chilly southern coast of Scandinavia. From our early success in Sweden and Denmark, we've grown into the world's leading specialist producer of plant-based oils, employing more than 4,000 people all across the globe.We work with our customers to make the products you love even better. The oils we produce go into making your chocolate extra-creamy or putting the crunch into your croissant. And it's not just food - we work across industries to make products that are higher quality, healthier and better for the planet.Everything we do is about Making Better Happen---.AAK LOCATION Richmond, CA USAAbout the role The Maintenance Electrician performs complex technical work at a highly experienced level in the installation, operation, maintenance, modification, service, and repair of electrical systems, equipment, fixtures, and related elctro-mechanical systems in accordance with applicable electrical industry codes. AAK USA is invested in seeing our people grow, and for the right candidate, willing to help them obtain an operating license in CA.ResponsibilitiesTypical duties include---Install, maintain, and troubleshoot electrical distribution and protection circuits up to 480VAC.---Document all work using CDs, P&Ids, logic prints.---Execute work in a safe and expedient manner according to the following priorities:o Emergency corrective maintenance daily and call-inso Execution of capital and maintenance projects.o Audit preventive/ predictive maintenanceo Routine corrective maintenance---Provide practical solutions to operations problems.o Inspecting & testing elements of electrical systems to locate and diagnose faultso Performing required repairs through replacement of inoperative parts or re-wiring of circuits in accordance with industry codes---Reduce the likelihood of an interruption of electrical power to critical operations by monitoring and repairing regulated power supplies to computer systems and equipment requiring constant voltage with minimal fluctuation---Promote preventative maintenance as a strategy in maintaining electronic test equipment and mechanical tools by keeping accurate records---Look for opportunities to help work get done safer, faster and more cost effectivelyThe ideal candidate meets these qualifications ---Excellent communication and problem solving skills---High school diploma or equivalent (GED) is preferred---We strongly prefer licensing as a C-10 Electrical Contractor through the California Department of Consumer Affairs CLSB or certified electrician per California Labor Code Section 108 through 108.5 with a minimum 5 years' experience as a General Electrician.---Experience interpreting wiring diagrams, blueprints, and electrical schematics---Computer literacy is requiredWorking conditionsThe job is performed in a manufacturing plant. Exposure to loud noises, dust, dirt, heat, sparks, oil, and smoke may occur. Protective safety equipment is required including appropriate clothing, shoes, gloves, hardhat, and goggles as needed. Activities include extended periods of standing and extensive work with various devices and heavy machinery.Physical requirementsAbility to frequently climb ladders and stairsAbility to frequently walk, stand, crouch, stoop, and bendAbility to perform duties wearing weight restricted safety equipment is requiredHearing and vision within normal ranges for conversations and to receive ordinary informationHeavy lifting of up to 50 lbs.Good manual dexterity to operate machinery, use hand tools and measuring tools, and operate office equipment and keyboardsAbility to apply good reasoning skills and apply general mathematical calculationsIn return AAK offersCompetitive pay and benefits package including starting pay of $43.64 to $48.64 per hourComprehensive health insurance (medical, dental and vision) starting 90 days from date of hireUnion sponsored pension planUnion sponsored 401(k) PlanFree Life and Disability insuranceEmployee Assistance ProgramDiscounts on travel, amusement parks, concerts, movies, and moreCelebrations, events, and activities on site and supporting our communitiesAbout AAKEverything AAK does is about Making Better Happen---. We specialize in plant-based oils that are the value-adding ingredients in many of the products people love to consume. We make these products better tasting, healthier, and more sustainable. At the heart of AAK's offer is Customer Co-Development, combining our desire to understand what better means for each customer, with the unique flexibility of our production assets, and a deep knowledge of many products and industries, including Chocolate & Confectionery, Bakery, Dairy, Plant-based Foods, Special Nutrition, Foodservice and Personal Care. Our 4,000 employees support our close collaboration with customers through 25 regional sales offices, 15 dedicated Customer Innovation Centers, and with the support of more than 20 production facilities. Listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and with our headquarters in Malm, Sweden, AAK has been Making Better Happen--- for more than 150 years.AAK prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, veteran status, and any other class of individuals protected from discrimination under state or federal law in any aspect of the access to, admission, or treatment of students in its programs and activities, or in employment and application for employment. #ZR

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