Maintenance Industrial Electrical Technician

Amcor, Inc. with headquarters in Thomson, GA is a privately held manufacturer and supplier to the global plastics industry. The company was founded 25+ years ago and operates four divisions, all of which are poised for a period of rapid growth.  Due to our continue expansion, we have a current need for a Maintenance Industrial Electrician Technician.

Description:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the installation, modification, troubleshooting, and maintenance of new and existing equipment. This is an excellent opportunity for a career-minded, outgoing, individual who is a self-starter and wants to deliver results in a fast-paced environment. The role may involve additional responsibilities as they become necessary.

  • Reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Hours will be 12hour shifts, Monday-Thursday. Weekends if deemed necessary

 Duties:

                To include but not limited to:

  • Programming of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s)
  • Knowledge of PC software, including Allen Bradley, Process Control, etc.
  • Troubleshooting and repairing PLC circuits, and relay logic
  • Repair circuits, replacing contactors and switches, wiring new electrical panels
  • Troubleshooting and repair high frequency drives
  • Rebuilding, troubleshooting, repairing, and replacing AC and DC electrical motors, circuits, controllers, electronic devices
  • Troubleshooting and servicing pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Perform safety measures in the design and installation of equipment, rigging, grinding, welding, and custom metal fabrication
  • Knowledge of vacuum pumps and systems, material handling systems (loaders, silos)
  • Repair and Maintenance of high-speed assembly machines and blown film winders, bag machines and extruders
  • Maintain Maintenance Shop cleanliness and orderliness
  • Wear all Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required by Company Policy and follow all Company Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Ability to work overtime as required
  • Rotate on-call schedule with maintenance staff

Education and Experience:

  • 5 years industrial electrical/maintenance in a manufacturing environment or Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology
  • PLC-Allen Bradley Micrologix 1500 and process control through HMI’s, industrial 3PH 480V distribution, large DC drives and motors, extruded resin production, pneumatic conveying
  • Must demonstrate ability to follow written and verbal instructions with little or no supervision
  • Ability to read mechanical and electrical and/or engineering blueprints, drawings and schematics
  • Demonstrate ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical systems and equipment
  • Prior experience with blown film extrusion preferred
  • A positive attitude and a team player

Competitive compensation and benefits available

To apply for this position, please send your resume to: HR@amcorplastics.com