|Date Posted||June 21, 2022|
Trades & Services
Job ID: 398923
Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry's well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
This role is responsible for ensuring proper electrical functioning of plant equipment and machinery and to troubleshoot any electrical malfunctioning and complete appropriate repairs and maintenance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- A strong emphasis on safety and good safety practices including arc flash requirements.
- Maintain and repair all existing electrical equipment in the production areas.
- Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment.
- Perform mechanical tasks as directed by supervisor.
- Prepare maintenance reports for management as directed.
- Maintain strict documentation of all plant electrical circuitry.
- Provide general lead electrician support.
- Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, process sheets, and assembly schematic drawings.
- Diagnose and test malfunctioning machinery and discuss malfunction with other facility personnel.
- Ability to interpret electrical schematics for repair, installation and maintenance of industrial production equipment including programming AC drives.
- Replace or repair faulty electrical components of machine.
- Calibrate and adjust all electrical/electronic equipment according to manufacturer's specifications.
- Do minor programming and maintenance for programmable logic controller-based equipment.
- Maintain proper stock of tools and electrical parts to perform routine work.
- Basic knowledge of mechanical systems, hydraulics and pneumatics.
- PLC programming and troubleshooting experience.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.
Requirements / Education / Experience
- Associate degree or completion of Technical School and Apprenticeship program or equivalent in training, experience and education.
- Minimum of 5 years industrial experience in electrical support functions.
- Must have been employed as an electrician or electrician apprentice within the past 18 months.
- Must be knowledgeable of OSHA safety requirements, especially those related to electrical operations and components.
- Able to read and understand electrical schematics and blueprints.
- Working knowledge of three phase motors, programmable controls, circuits, and National Electrical Code.
- Ability to lift, push or pull 60 pounds or more.
- Requires often climbing, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, stooping, and twisting.
- Able to use tools and equipment to repair and provide maintenance while standing, crouching, stretching, extending extremities and under extreme work environments.
What CRH Offers You
- Highly competitive base pay
- Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
- Group retirement savings program
- Health and wellness programs
- A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.
If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!
Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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