Electrician

Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
ID
2022-2106
Category
Operations/Manufacturing/Production
Type
Full Time

Company Overview

Hiring One Second Shift 2:00pm to 10:30pm

Hiring Two Third Shift 10:00pm to 6:30am

 

Hostess Brands, LLC, is a large packaged food company focused on developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing fresh baked sweet goods in the United States such as Ding Dongs®, Ho Hos®, Donettes® and Fruit Pies, in addition to Twinkies®, CupCakes, Voortman’s Cookies and Wafers.

Job Overview

The Electrician performs a full range of maintenance/engineering assignments using independent judgment to make decisions requiring the application of procedures and practices to specific work situations.

Responsibilities

  • Repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instruments.
  • Backs-up and restores PLC programs on Allen-Bradley and Schneider PLCs
  • Troubleshoots Ethernet communications and device IP configuration
  • Provides Electrical support on all bakery capital expenditure projects
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements, using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Starts devices to test their performance.
  • Perform bearing analysis and installation.
  • Analyzes electrical circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings, and installs, repairs, calibrates, services, or replaces electrical devices and systems, and power generation devices to prevent overload using an amp probe, recording meter and various hand, power, and specialty tools.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on uninterrupted power supply systems, generators, and air compressors to maintain system operation and reliability to ensure uninterrupted power and continuous air supply to critical facilities, equipment and systems using appropriate hand, power, and specialty tools (e.g., hydrometer, voltmeter, amp meter, digital keypad, etc.).
  • Analyzes electrical circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings, and installs, repairs, calibrates, services, or replaces electrical devices and systems, and power generation devices to prevent overload using an amp probe, recording meter and various hand, power, and specialty tools.
  • Other duties as defined.

Qualifications

  • 2 or more years of industrial electrical and/or process control experience is preferred.
  • Experience in troubleshooting electrical systems
  • Experience in a Manufacturing environment a plus.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit (5%), stand (25%), walk (25%), kneel/squat (25%), and bend (20%) for 8 hours.  Ability to lift approximately up to a maximum of 75 pounds, approximately 2 times per week from floor to waist. 
  • Ability to reach overhead various times per day and to ground various times per day.  Climbing stairs and ladders various times per day. 
  • Ability to push/pull refrigeration compressors, 55-gallon barrels, motors, gearboxes, and panels weighing 100-450 lbs. upper body approximately various times per day and whole-body various times per day. 
  • Reading, writing, seeing, hearing, communicating, adding, subtracting, understanding instructions, and complete mental capabilities. 
  • Ability to tolerate temperature extremes daily and to be in unprotected heights approximately daily.  Exposure and sugar dust, refrigerants, and chemicals daily. 

Shifts:

 

  • Second Shift 2:00pm to 10:30pm
  • Third Shift 10:00pm to 6:30am

 

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