Maintenance Electrical Technician - Springfield, MO
About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
This position is considered a multi-craft maintenance position with a strong electrical mechanical emphasis.
Starting pay - $22.62 - 27.30 / hr (depending on experience and qualifications)
Benefits available after 30 days of employment (medical/dental/vision/401K and more)
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
2-3 year of electro automation system installation and troubleshooting experience
Operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes, motors, servos, pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices, industrial/electronic controls and power transmission systems.
Understands hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Ability to install and set up both A/C and D/C drives
PLC troubleshooting and problem solving ability with practical, mechanical, and electrical aptitude.
Able to read and interpret both electrical and mechanical drawings
Working knowledge of encoders and various types of sensors
Working knowledge of power transmission equipment, bearings, pneumatics and hydraulics
Basic welding skills
Familiar with pumps; both air and electrical
Able to install and troubleshoot 3 phase motor control circuits
Knowledge of various types of sensors and limit switches
Performs other duties as assigned
Must be computer literate with a willingness to be an effective contributor to the plant's goal of producing optimum quality and outstanding service levels to our customers through effective teamwork
Education / Experience:
High School diploma or equivalent
Military training or technical school preferred
5 years in troubleshooting industrial electrical control systems down to component level
Ability to work independently
Ability to work flexible hours / non-traditional schedules and overtime as required
Corrugated industry background is a plus, but not required
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