Overview

We are looking for a Maintenance Electrician for a Torrefaction Facility in John Day

Job Responsibilities

  • Inspect on a routine basis electrical equipment, wiring, fixtures and other components to ensure they remain functional and are up to code, as well as to identify any hazards or issues.
  • Determine the reasons for any malfunctions of systems or components, and create a maintenance or repair plan to solve the problem.
  • Repair electrical systems, wiring, circuit breakers, equipment and other components so that they remains at full functioning capacity.
  • Test systems with devices such as voltmeters, oscilloscopes and ohmmeters to ensure the system remains safe and that components are compatible.
  • Review blueprints to understand the placement of wiring or to comprehend the working of the equipment to provide the right service and repairs.
  • Provide suggestions on the lifespan of equipment and other electrical components, advising when certain components should be replaced due to potential risks.
  • Keep records of all maintenance and repair work conducted, including a record of any supplies ordered and used.
  • Ensure all routine maintenance work is handled on a regular schedule to reduce the risk of larger and more complex issues and to reduce costs.

Job Skills & Qualifications

Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years’ experience in electrical maintenance or associated work
  • Strong verbal and oral communication skills

Preferred:

  • Relevant electrician certifications
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Familiar with the National Electrical Code

This is a long-term, stable position with available benefits package