Veolia North America Electrician (Day Shift)- Henry, IL - 1244303 in Peoria, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6090871 Job Description: This position provides routine repair and project mechanical maintenance support to facility operations. Responsibilities:


+ Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.


+ Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.


+ Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.


+ Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.


+ Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.


+ Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.


+ Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and


+ Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes.


+ Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including ammeters, and test lamps.


+ Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.


+ Perform business management duties such as maintaining records and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment.


+ Repair or replace wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.


+ Work from ladders, scaffolds, and man-lift equipment to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.


+ Place conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.


+ Construct and fabricate parts, using hand tools to specifications.


+ Fasten small metal or plastic boxes to walls to house electrical switches or outlets.


+ Perform physically demanding tasks, such as working at heights, climbing stairs, laying conduit, working in hot and cold, working in dusty and loud environments, moving and lifting heavy objects.


+ Provide preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services.


+ Provide assistance maintaining all facility rotating equipment, piping systems, conveying systems and storage equipment.


+ Secondary responsibility includes but not limited to other functions within the plant including assisting maintenance functions and operations.


+ Perform additional duties assigned by Supervisors and/or Plant Manager.




Skills/Abilities:


+ Must possess the following educational and working capabilities: reading, math, basic analytical, 110 thru 480 volt systems, repairs, cutting, motor replacement, rebuild/replacement, fabrication, ability to read, interpret, and mark/update blueprints, rigging, work independently. Qualifications to perform work as an electrician.


Experience:


+ Minimum experience 2 years requirement in electrical maintenance in a production environment.