E/I Technician

Recruiter
SYNAGRO SOUTH, LLC
Location
Waterbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2017
Closes
Oct 20, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY:

Conduct, maintain, test and repair electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components. Apply knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and apply skills in restoring equipment to operation. Ensure that work is performed in accordance with relevant codes.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

* Inspect, repair, install, modify, and maintain electrical/electronic systems, circuits and equipment.

* Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gages, and test equipment.

* Inform appropriate management and staff of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved.

* Maintain company required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.

* Supervises and assist outside contractors as needed.

* Perform equipment maintenance according to abilities, as required to keep the process running. Contact the on-call mechanic when necessary.

* Perform any general work or other assignments necessary to ensure the safe, clean, and efficient operation of the facility to include all electrical/instrumentiaon housekeeping activities.

* Enforce and maintain standard safety procedures and maintain a clean work area at all times.

* Participate in and complete training programs within the time frame allotted.

* Assist in facility shutdowns as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:

* Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) required.

* Journeyman level (E-2) state electrical license required

* 5 years troubleshooting and repair experience in an industrial environment

PLC knowledge including installation, programming and troubleshooting preferred

* Instrumentation knowledge including installation, calibration and troubleshooting

* Through knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes.

* Ability to recognize operational inconsistencies and hazards in the workplace

* Ability to read and comprehend instructional manuals, instruction sheets, technical data, blueprints, work orders and mechanical drawings in English.

* Thorough knowledge and understanding of occupational hazards connected with machine shop and general plant practices with emphasis on the necessity of safety policy compliance.

* Ability to work overtime and emergency call-ins.

* Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.

* Ability to understand and follow instructions given, either verbally or written.

* Ability to do basic reading, writing, and arithmetic.

* Ability to work set priorities and complete assigned tasks with limited supervision.

* Basic computer knowledge preferred.

* Ability to travel required. Must possess valid driver's license and have clean driving record.

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